Meet our Researcher:
Dr. C. Randy Duncan has a background in educational psychology and works in the areas of applied measurement and program evaluation. Primary research interests are in instrument construction and validation for measuring the benefits of both equine assisted learning for at-risk populations and cultural interventions in the treatment of substance abuse. The various program evaluations undertaken have been mostly community-based participatory projects aimed at fostering partnerships and translating the information into action. Current evaluation work, funded by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health, is focused on utilizing standardized measures for reporting global outcomes for the provinces’ Child and Youth Mental Health and Addiction Services.