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News Category: Esme Fuller-Thomson

Esme Fuller-Thomson’s research on the power of social connections is featured in the Toronto Star

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Professor Esme Fuller-Thomson‘s research on the factors that help people thrive was featured in the Toronto Star. […]

Esme Fuller-Thomson and Mabel Ho uncover factors linked to optimal aging

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As we head into the new year, Esme Fuller-Thomson, professor at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work […]

The CBC interviews Esme Fuller-Thomson about why ADHD often gets undiagnosed in women and girls


October is ADHD Awareness Month in Canada, a time to highlight issues that impact those with ADHD […]

CTV News interviewed Esme Fuller-Thomson about her research on women with ADHD


Women with ADHD are less likely to be diagnosed and treated, which can have serious consequences. CTV […]

New research by Esme Fuller-Thomson finds that half of adults with ADHD have had a substance use disorder


Alcohol use disorder is most common among adults aged 20-39 with ADHD, followed by cannabis use disorder […]

Study led by Esme Fuller-Thomson finds that one in four women with ADHD has attempted suicide


Women with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder are eight times more likely to attempt suicide, while men with […]

New research finds parents who struggled with substance dependence, intimate partner violence & mental illness were more likely to have been victims of childhood sexual abuse


New research led by Professor Esme Fuller-Thomson has found that adults whose parents struggled with substance dependence, intimate […]

Ageism has allowed us to ignore problems in long term care homes, Professor Esme Fuller-Thompson tells CBC Radio


Professor Esme Fuller-Thomson was on CBC Radio programs across the country on May 28 to talk about […]

News release: Nutrition a key ingredient for psychological health in Canadian adults

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Chronic pain, physical illness, poverty and immigrant status were also found to be strongly associated with psychological […]

CTV covers FIFSW research on Canadian Refugees and depression

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A new study of Canadians aged 45-85 has found that refugees were 70% more likely to suffer […]