Faculty & Staff

Cathy Rocke
Associate Dean - Undergraduate Programs
Associate Professor

418A Tier Building
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 2N2

Phone: 204-474-7876
Fax: 204-474-7594
E-mail: cathy.rocke@umanitoba.ca

Education:
2012 - Doctor of Philosophy, Arthur V. Mauro Centre for Peace and Justice,
University of Manitoba
1998 - Master of Social Work, Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba
1985 - Bachelor of Social Work, Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba

Areas of Specialization:
Child Welfare Education
Child Welfare Practice
Inter Group Dialogue
Peace Building

Publications:
Rocke, C. & Mackensize, L. (2017). The waters of sexual exploitation: Understanding the world
of sexually exploited youth. First Peoples Child & Family Review, 12(1), 49-63.

Hughes, J., Chau, S. & Rocke, C. (2016). "Act like my friend": Mothers' recommendations to improve relationships with their Canadian child welfare workers. Canadian Social Work Review, 33(2), 161-178.

Rocke, C. (2015). The use of humor to help bridge cultural divides: An exploration of a workplace cultural awareness workshop. Social Work with Groups, 39(2), 152-169.

Rocke, C. & King, R. (in press). What does reconciliation mean to newcomers post TRC? In A. Craft & P. Regan (Eds.), Pathways to truth and reconciliation. Winnipeg, MB: University of Manitoba Press/National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

Flaherty, M. & Rocke, C. (2016). Reconstructing communities - a case study: Indigenous grandmothers search for peace. In H. Tuso, H. & M. Flaherty, (Eds.), Indigenous ways of building peace. Landham, MD: Lexington Press.

Rocke, C. & Hughes, J. (in press). The Development of a Training Video: Demonstrating Essential Skills for Child Welfare Practice. In D. Badry (Ed.), In Imaging Child Welfare in the Spirit of Reconciliation: Prairie Child Welfare Consortium Symposium. University of Regina Press.