Recent Academic Publications

Goldberg SB, Babins-Wagner R, Rousmaniere T, Berzins S, Hoyt WT, Whipple JL, Miller SD, Wampold BE. Creating a climate for therapist improvement: A case study of an agency focused on outcomes and deliberate practice. Psychotherapy. 2016 Sep 1;53(3):367.

Tutty, L., Babins-Wagner, R. (2016). Outcomes and recidivism in mandated batterer intervention before and after introducing a specialized domestic violence court. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Published online first May 3, 2016.

Goldberg, S., Babins-Wagner, R., & Miller, S.D. (in press). Supporting the cycle of excellence at mental health agencies. In, The Cycle of Excellence: Using Deliberate Practice for Supervision, Training, and Career-Long Advancement. (Eds.) Rousmaniere, T.G., Goodyear, R., Miller, S.D., & Wampold, B. London: Wiley Press.

Babins-Wagner, R. FIT in Agency and Clinic Settings. In S. D. Miller & D. Prescott, C. Maeschalck. (Eds.). Reaching for Excellence: Practical Applications of Feedback-Informed Treatment. APA Press. Under Review.

Tutty, L. M., & Babins-Wagner, R. (2016) Strengthening Families: A pilot couples program for intimate partner violence and substance abuse. In T. Augusta-Scott, K. Scott, & L. Tutty (Eds.), Innovations in interventions to address intimate partner violence: Research and practice. New York, NY: Routledge. In press.

Stam, H., Zverina, H., Radtke, L., Babins-Wagner, R. (2016). Discourses of abuse and recovery: Talking about domestic violence and its implications for therapy. In M. O’Reilly and J. Lester. (Eds). The Palgrave Handbook of Adult Mental Health. Chapter 34.

Tutty, L., Babins-Wagner, R., & Rothery, M (2015). You’re Not Alone: Mental Health Outcomes in Therapy Groups of Abused Women. Journal of Family Violence. 31(4), 489-49.

Rousmaniere, T, Swift, J., Babins-Wagner, R., Whipple, J., Berzins, S. Supervisor Effects on Psychotherapy Outcome in Routine Practice. Psychotherapy Research, Online First, October 2014.

Recent Presentations/Conference Papers

Babins-Wagner, R. Child Welfare Outcomes in Counselling Practice. Strengthening and Building Connections within Child and Family Research, Policy and Practice: A Child Intervention Research Forum. Alberta Government. Edmonton Alberta. May 1, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. Child Welfare Outcomes in Counselling Practice. 2014 Joining Together: An International Child Maltreatment Conference. Calgary, Alberta, May 4-7, 2014.

Rousmaniere, T, Swift, J., Babins-Wagner, R., Berzins, S. Supervisor Effects on Psychotherapy Outcome in Routine Practice. 10th International Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision. Adelphi University, School of Social Work, Garden City, New York. June 11-13, 2014.

Rousmaniere, T, Swift, J., Babins-Wagner, R., Berzins, S. Supervisor Effects on Psychotherapy Outcome in Routine Practice. American Psychological Association, Psychotherapy Division, 2014 Convention, Washington DC. August 7, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. From Outcomes to Impact in Depression Treatment. Strategic Clinical Network, Addiction and Mental Health. Alberta Health Services. Calgary, AB. September 15, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. From Outcomes to Impact in the Treatment of Domestic Violence Offenders. The Ending Family Violence: Intervention to Prevention: A Family Violence Research Symposium, Nisku, Alberta. October 15, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. The Impact of Counselling in Depression Treatment. Canadian Mental health Association National Conference, Calgary, AB. October 23, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. From Outcomes to Impact. Calgary Counselling Centre’s Outcome Incubator. Calgary Counselling Centre’s 2014 Outcome Conference. The Ranchmen’s Club. December 4, 2014.

Babins-Wagner, R. Creating a Community of Practice in Measuring Client Outcomes. 2015 Alberta College of Social Workers Annual Conference. March 28, 2015. Calgary, Alberta

Tutty, L., & Babins-Wagner, R. Strengthening Families: An Evaluation of a Pilot Couples Program for Intimate Partner Violence and Substance Abuse. Poster presentation at the National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence, Washington, DC. March 14, 2015

Tutty, L. & Babins-Wagner, R. You’re Not Alone: An Evaluation of the Mental Health Outcomes of Therapy Groups for Abused Women. National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence, Washington, DC. March 14, 2015.

Berzins, S., Guyn, L., & Babins-Wagner, R. Development of a Signal System for Feedback Informed Treatment. The 28th Annual Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day, University of Calgary, March 14, 2015.

Babins-Wagner, R. & Berzins,S. Exploring Single Session Attenders at a Counselling Centre Capturing the Moment 2. Reaching New Heights in Single Session Therapy and Walk-in Services. Sept, 2015. Banff, Alberta.

2016 Presentations

Babins-Wagner, R. & Berzins, S. Mental Health Outcomes in Child Welfare. 22nd International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions World Congress, Calgary, AB. September 2016.

Berzins, S. & Babins-Wagner, R. Implementing Feedback Informed Treatment in Counselling. 22nd International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions World Congress, Calgary, AB. September 2016.

Babins-Wagner, R. & Berzins, S. From Outcomes to Impact in Child Welfare. The International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN 2016). August 30, 2016. Calgary Alberta.

Babins-Wagner, R. & Berzins, S. Mental Health Counselling Outcomes in Child Welfare. Poster Presentation. The International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN 2016). August 29, 2016. Calgary Alberta.

Babins-Wagner, R., Goldberg, S., Wampold, B., Hoyt, W., Rousmaniere, T., Berzins, S., Whipple, J., Miller. S.D. (2016). Improving Outcomes at the Agency Level. Society for Psychotherapy Research Conference, Jerusalem, Israel. June 25, 2016.

Babins-Wagner, R., Berzins, S., Lacroix, E. Long term follow up of psychotherapy – An initial study in a naturalistic setting. Society for Psychotherapy Research Conference, Jerusalem, Israel. June 25, 2016.

Babins-Wagner, R. & Keough, C. Introducing Practice Based Research to Social Work Students and Clinicians. Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences & The Canadian Association for Social Work Education. June 1, 2016, Calgary, AB.

Babins-Wagner, R. & Berzins, S. Exploring Single Session Attenders at a Counselling Centre. Capturing the Moment 2: Reaching New Heights in Single Session therapy and Walk in Services. Woods Home, Banff Alberta. September 29, 2015.

Berzins, S., & Babins-Wagner, R. Using Outcome Measures Effectively: Research to Improve Depression Treatment. 2016 Patient Oriented Research Summer Institute. Alberta Innovates Health Solutions. Calgary. AB. May 4, 2016.

Babins-Wagner R. From Outcomes to Impact in Mental Health Services. University of Alberta, Department of Psychiatry. Grand Rounds. Edmonton, AB. March 9, 2016.

Babins-Wagner, R., & Keough, C. Improving Outcomes and Patient Results in Mental Health and Addictions. Alberta Children’s Hospital, Mental Health Services. May 3, 2016.

Truscott, E., Nyman, K., Berzins, S., Babins-Wagner. R. National Depression Screening Day 2015. 29th Annual Sebastian K. Littmann Research Day. March 4, 2016. Calgary. AB.