Academic Publications

DuBois, D., Renwick, R., Chowdhury, M., Eisen, S., & Cameron, D. (2020). Engagement in community life: Perspectives of youths with intellectual and developmental disabilities on families’ roles. Disability and Rehabilitation, 42(20), 2923–2934. https://doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2019.1576781

Renwick, R., DuBois, D., Cowen, J., Cameron, D., Fudge Schormans, A., & Rose, N. (2019). Voices of youths on engagement in community life: A theoretical framework of belonging. Disability & Society, 34(6), 945–971. https://doi.org/10.1080/09687599.2019.1583551

Stanley, Z., Lauretani, P., Conforti, D., Cowen, J., DuBois, D., & Renwick, R. (2019). Working to make research inclusive: Perspectives on being members of the Voices of Youths Project. Disability & Society, 34(9–10), 1660–1667. https://doi.org/10.1080/09687599.2019.1619232

Hurd, C., Evans, C., & Renwick, R. (2018). “Having friends is like having marshmallows”: Perspectives of transition-aged youths with intellectual and developmental disabilities on friendship. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(6), 1186–1196. https://doi.org/10.1111/jar.12493

Non-Academic Publications

Click here to read the article, “What do disabled youth say about friendship?” from Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s BLOOM Magazine Article on the Voices of Youths research.

Click here to read the article “Finding pathways to belonging for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities: Socio-spatial mapping as an arts-based methodology” from rehabINK.

Click here to read the Final Report from our Voices of Youths Project.

Conferences

Estrella, M J., Sithamparanathan, G., Zheng, R. & Renwick, R. (2022). Belonging pathways for disabled young adults: Family perspectives. Presented at The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists conference, May 7, 2022, Whistler, BC (presented virtually).

Renwick, R., Estrella, M. J., & Chowdhury, M. (2021). Understanding belonging for disabled young adults through socio-spatial mapping. Presented at The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists conference, May 19, 2021, Virtual conference.

Renwick, R., Estrella, M. J., & Chowdhury, M. (2021). Conceptualizing pathways to belonging for disabled young adults: Incorporating an arts-based methodology. Presented at The Qualitative Analysis Conference (“The Qualitatives”), June 21-23, 2021, Virtual conference.

Renwick, R., DuBois, D., & Cameron, D. (2018). Inclusive Strategies for Actively Engaging Youths with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) in Research. Paper to be presented at the World Federation of Occupational Therapists Conference, May 21 – 25, 2018, Cape Town, South Africa

Renwick, R., Cameron, D., Fudge Schormans, A., & Cowen, J. (2017) Belonging matters: Learning about friendships and community engagement from youths with disabilities. Presented at the  International Society of Child Indicators, Montreal, QB.

Rose, N., & Renwick R. (2017) Social Relationships and Self-Presentations of Youths with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Presented at the Qualitative Analysis Conference, Hamilton, ON.

Cowen, J., Rose, N., & Renwick, R. (2017) Negotiating Identities: Exploring Disability from the Perspective of Young Adults with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities. Presented at the Canadian Disability Studies Association Annual Conference, Toronto, ON

DuBois, D., Renwick, R., Fudge Schormans, A., Cameron, D. (2017) Youth perspectives on belonging: Contributions to understanding inclusion. Presented at the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Hartford, CT.

Renwick, R., DuBois, D., & Cameron, C. (2017) Belonging AND Occupation: Youth with disabilities speak out.Presented at the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists.