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Journal Guest Editor 

Sitter, K. C. (Ed.) (2022). Multisensory storytelling [Special issue]. Cultural and Pedagogical Inquiry, 13(1). 

Book Chapters and Features 

Sitter, K.C. & Grittner, A.L. (2021). When participatory approaches are inaccessible: A movement toward research engagement through multi-sensory storytelling. In J. N. Lester & E. Nusbaum (Eds.), Centering Diverse Bodyminds in Critical Qualitative Inquiry (pp.37-48). Routledge.

Refereed Journal Articles


Allemang, B., Samuel, S., Patten, S.B., Sitter, K.C., Mackie, A.S., Greer, K., Schofield, K., Pintson, K., Farias, M., Patton, M., & Dimitropoulos, G. (2023). Transition Readiness of Youth with Co-occurring Chronic Health & Mental Health Conditions: A Mixed Methods Study. Health Expectations, 1-17.


Ekoh, C. & Sitter, K.C. (2023). Timelines, convoy circles and ecomaps: Adopting diagramming for qualitative data collection in research with forced migrants. Qualitative Social Work.


Allemang, B., Samuel, S., Greer, K., Pintson, K., Patton, M., Schofield, K., Farias, M., Sitter, K.C., Patten, S., Mackie, A., & Dimitropoulos, G. (2023). “They go hand in hand”: A qualitative descriptive study on the interconnectedness between chronic health and mental health conditions in transition-age youth. BMC Health Services Research, 23(2).


Sitter, K. C., Allemang, B., Pabia, M. R., Gaunt, E., Herrera, A., & Howell, B. (2023). Cripping Digital Storytelling: Disability, Accessibility, and Celebrating Difference. Canadian Journal of Disability Studies, 12(1), 29–58. 


de Boer, C., Small, S., Sitter, K. C., Ricciardelli, R., & Hall, A. (2022). Child welfare workers with occupational stress injuries: A content analysis of workers’ compensation legislation in Canada. Canadian Public Policy, 4(48), 503-517.


Allemang, B., Dimitropoulos, G., Patten, S.B., Sitter, K.C., Brobbey, A., Mackie, A.S., & Samuel, S. (2022). Association between transition readiness and mental health comorbidity in youth with chronic health conditions. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 67, 161-167.


Sitter, K.C., Gritner, A., Pabia, M.R., Jarvis, H. (2022). “We knew no one else had our back except us”: Recommendations for creating an accountability-care framework with sex workers in Eastern Canada. Social Sciences, 11(8), 366


Allemang, B., Samuel, S., Sitter, K.C., Patten, S.P., Patton, M., Pintson, K., Greer, K., Schofield, K., Farias, M., Punjwani, Z., Mackie, A.S., Dimitropoulos, G. (2022). Protocol for READY2Exit: A patient-oriented, mixed methods study examining transition readiness in adolescents with co-occurring physical and mental health issues. Journal of Transition Medicine, 4(1), 20220001.


Sitter, K. C., Grittner, A Fritz, T., Burke, A. & Ophus, E. (2022).  Exploring the role of place in sex work through participant photography. Sexualities.


Allemang, B., Sitter, K. C., & Dimitropoulos, G. (2021). Pragmatism as a paradigm for patient-oriented research. Health Expectations, 25, 38-47.


Sitter, K.C. (2021). Multisensory stories: Celebrating different forms of knowing, being and living in our world. Cultural and Pedagogical Inquiry, 13(1).

Haney, C.A. & Sitter, K.C. (2021). Fat studies and arts-based approaches: Positioning the need for “movement”. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 20, 1-7


Exner-Cortens, D. Sitter, K.C., Van Bavel, M, & Wright, A. (2021). Photo-based evaluation: A method for participatory evaluation with adolescents. American Journal of Evaluation, 43(1), 132-147.


Exner-Cortnes, D., Wright, A., Van Bavel, M., Sitter, K.,C. Hurlock, Roseline, C., & Krause, P. (2020). To be a Guy is to be Human: Outcomes of the WiseGuyz Program Through Photo-Based Evaluation. Health Promotion Practice, 22(5), 659-669.

Sitter, K.C., Beausoleil, N., & McGowan, E. (2020). Digital storytelling and validity criteria. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 19, 1-9.

Ladhani, S., & Sitter, K.C. (2020). The revival of anti-racism education: Considerations for social work education. Critical Social Work, 21(1), 55-65.

Delgado, J., de Groot, J., McCaffrey, G., Dimitropolous, G., Sitter, K. C., & Austin, W. J. (2020). Communities of practice: Acknowledging vulnerability to improve resilience in healthcare teams. Journal of Medical Ethics, 47(7), 488-493.

Whitley, R., Sitter, K. C., Adamson, G., & Carmichael, V. (2020). A meaningful focus: Investigating the impact of involvement in a participatory video program on the recovery of participants with severe mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 44(1), 63.

Whitley, R., Sitter, K. C., Adamson, G., & Carmichael, V. (2020). Can participatory videos reduce mental illness stigma? Results from an action- research study of feasibility and impact. BMC Psychiatry, 20(16), 1-12.

Sitter, K. C. & Mitchell, J. (2019). Perceptions of paratransit accessibility among persons with disabilities: An adapted photovoice study. Health Promotion Practice, 21(5), 769-779.

Sitter, K. C.,  Burke, A. C., Ladhani, S. & Mallay, N. (2019). Sexual health and disability. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 47(4), 255-263.

Grittner, A., & Sitter, K. C. (2019). The role of place in the lives of sex workers: A socio-spatial analysis of two international case studies. Affilia, 35(2), 274-293.

Carmichael, V., Adamson, G., Sitter, K. C., & Whitley, R. (2019). Media coverage of mental illness: A comparison of citizen journalism v. professional journalism portrayals. Journal of Mental Health, 28(5), 520-526.

Exner-Cortens, D., & Sitter, K. C. (2019). Stories of loss and hope: A systematic review of North American women’s experiences with infertility. PROSPERO. 


Hall, A., Ricciardelli, R., Sitter, K. C., Simas, D., de Boer, C., & Small, S. (2019). Occupational stress injuries in two Atlantic provinces: A policy analysis. Canadian Public Policy, 44(4), 384-399.

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