Rick is the Executive Director of 1in6 Canada: the National Knowledge Centre on male Sexual trauma and Recovery.
Rick's past work experience has been as a social worker, educator and program manager. He conducts training on issues of male sexual victimization across Canada and the USA as well as facilitates a men’s trauma treatment program for men through The Men’s Project in Ottawa.
Rick co-authored the Men & Healing: Theory, Research and Practice with Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse (2009), was the author for Health Canada in their investigation concerning the correlation between men's experience of HIV and sexual violence, and has since been published in Healing World Trauma (2013) andTranslating Psychological Research into Practice (2013).
Rick is the inaugural recipient of the Attorney General’s Award of Distinction for his work in "developing and implementing innovative victim service programs" (2007).