Orion Garland

  • Vancouver CA-BC
Orion Garland

Work History

Work History
Oct 2002 - Present

Research Assistant

Children's Health Policy Centre
May 2010 - Jul 2010

Intern

World Health Organization

I completed a three-month internship at the WHO Regional Office for Europe at the Tobacco Free Initiative.  This position involved conducting a situational analysis of tobacco control in Serbia, including demographic analysis of the country, summaries of tobacco control policies, data collection and analysis, and policy recommendations. The position involved coordination with the team as well as key stakeholders in Serbia.

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Present

Masters Degree

Simon Fraser University

To be completed May 2011

Sep 1999 - Nov 2004

Bachelor of Arts

University of British Columbia

Double Major

Skills

Skills

Spanish Language A2 level

French Language B1 level

German Language B2 level

Interest

My hobbies include singing in an amateur opera company (www.procantanti.com), dancing and learning languages.

Affiliations

Publications

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Gray-Grant, D., Garland, O., & Nightingale, L. (2010). Addressing parental depression. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 4(4), 1–16. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Gray-Grant, D., Garland, O., & Nightingale, L. (2010). Treating substance abuse in children and youth. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 4(3), 1–16. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health PolicyCentre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Gray-Grant, D., Garland, O.,& Nightingale, L. (2010). Preventing substance abuse in children and youth. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 4(2), 1–16.Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Garland, O., Nightingale, L., & Gray-Grant, D. (2010). The mental health implications of childhood obesity. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 4(1), 1–20. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Garland, O. (2009). Freediving: Learning not to breathe.In: S.G. Mijares (Ed.). The Revelation of the Breath. SUNY Press: New York.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Garland, O., Nightingale, L., & Gray-Grant, D. (2009). Preventing suicide in children and youth. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 3(4), 1–24. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Garland, O., Nightingale, L.,& Gray-Grant, D. (2009).

Understanding and treating psychosis in young people. Children’s Mental Health Research

Quarterly, 3(3), 1–24.Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Barican, J., Garland, O., Nightingale, L.,& Gray-Grant, D. (2009). Preventingand treating child maltreatment. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 3(2), 1–20.Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Harrison, E., Garland, O., Nightingale, L., Dixon, J., Barican, J. & Gray-Grant, D. (2008). Preventing and treating childhood depression. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 2(2), 1-15. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Harrison, E., Garland, O., Nightingale, L., Dixon, J. & Gray-Grant, D. (2008). Building children’s resilience. Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, 2(1), Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Waddell, C., Hua, J.M., Garland, O.M., Peters, R.D., McEwan, K. (2007). Preventing mental disorders in children: A systematic review to inform policy-making. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98(3), 166-73.

Waddell, C., McEwan, K., Peters, R.D., Hua, J.M., Garland, O. (2007). Preventing mental disorders in children: A public health priority. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98(3), 174-8.

Schwartz C, Waddell C, Harrison E, Garland O, Nightingale L, & Dixon J. (2007). Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly: Fall Issue – Addressing Attention Problems in Children. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz C, Waddell C, Harrison E, Garland O, Nightingale L, & Dixon J. (2007). Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly: Summer Issue – Children’s Emotional Wellbeing. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz C, Waddell C, Harrison E, Garland O, Nightingale L, & Dixon J. (2007). Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly: Spring Issue – Children’s Behavioural Wellbeing. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz C, Waddell C, Harrison E, Garland O, Nightingale L, & Dixon J. (2007). Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly: Winter Issue – Prevention of Mental Disorders. Vancouver, BC: Children’s Health Policy Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.

Schwartz, C., Garland, O., Harrison, E., Waddell, C. (2007). Treating concurrent substance use and mental disorders in children and youth: A research report prepared for Child and Youth Mental Health Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Schwartz, C., Harrison, E., Garland, O., Waddell, C. (2007). Preventing substance use disorders in children and youth: A research report prepared for Child and Youth Mental Health Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Schwartz, C., Waddell, C., Harrison, E., Garland, O. (2006). Preventing and treating childhood sexual abuse: A research report prepared for Child and Youth Mental Health Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Schwartz, C., Garland, O., Waddell, C., Harrison, E. (2006). Mental health and developmental disabilities in children: A research report prepared for Child and Youth Mental Health Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Waddell, C., Godderis, R., Schwartz, C., Garland, O. (2005).Preventing and treating eating disorders in children: A research report prepared for the British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Waddell, C., Godderis, R., Wong, W., Garland, O. (2005).Implementing evidence-based practice in children’s mental health: A research report prepared for the British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Garland, E.J., & Garland, O.M. (2001).Correlation between anxiety and oppositionality in a children's mood and anxiety disorder clinic. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 46:953-958

Certifications

Certifications
Nov 2009 - Present

Diplôme d'études en langue française B1

Centre international d'études pédagogiques