Research to support early family wellbeing.

Parent Child Lab is a virtual lab situated at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. Parent Child Lab engages in research that supports early family wellbeing and helps parents and children to thrive.

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Parent-Child Health

We are investigating factors that influence parental mental health and coparenting.

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Family Sleep

We want to know the role that sleep-related behaviors and sleep quality play in family health and wellbeing.

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Social Support

We are examining the types of ‘village’ supports needed by children and parents.

Contact Us


School of Nursing, University of Victoria
3800 Finnerty Road, HSD Building, Room A402a
Victoria, British Columbia, V8P 5C2