Faculty, Bachelor of Child and Youth Care
9-414A, City Centre Campus10700 – 104 AvenueEdmonton, AB780-633-3115
Kelsey Reed is a member of the Beardy's and Okemasis Cree Nation and an assistant professor in the Department of Child and Youth Care. Kelsey is a graduate of the Child and Youth Care program with MacEwan University, received a Masters degree in Educational Policy studies through the University of Alberta (2016) and is currently completing her doctorate in Philosophy with a specialization in Indigenous Peoples Education.
Teaching and Research Interests
Kelsey's research interests include urban Aboriginal identity and child welfare policies.
Selected Publications / Presentations / Conference Papers
Berikova, A., & Reed, K. (2019). Pass the mic: Identity and agency in child and youth care environments. Relational Child and Youth Care Practice, 32(2), 66-75.
Berikoff, A. & Reed, K. (2018, May). Decolonizing pedagogy in a Canadian university context. Presented at the 14th Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA.
Berikoff, A. & Reed, K. (2018, May). Welcoming decolonization: Rocking the CYC boat. Presented at the 12th Triennial International Child and Youth Care Conference, Richmond, B.C.
Berikoff, A. & Reed, K. (2018, May). Decolonization: Loosening the grip on pedagogy and methodology in child and youth care. Presented at the Provincial Child and Youth Care conference, MacEwan University, Edmonton, Alberta.
Reed, K. (2018, January). Rethinking our words: How shifting terminology expands solutions. Presented at the International Child and Youth Care Conference, Ventura, California, USA.
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