2023 Order of Ontario Appointment

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

Dr. Claire Crooks

Dr. Claire Crooks

Congratulations to our own Dr. Claire Crooks on receiving the Order of Ontario for 2023.

Dr. Crooks is a groundbreaking clinical psychologist and researcher specializing in violence prevention among adolescents. She co-developed the “Fourth R”, a relationship-based approach to reducing dating violence and delinquency among youth, a program now in use in thousands of schools throughout Canada and around the world. She has trained thousands of social workers, mental health professionals and judges and inspired a national movement to address youth mental health.