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2014

Adams K, Halacas C, Cincotta M, Pesish C (2014)

Mental health and Victorian Aboriginal people: what can data mining tell us?.

Australian Journal of Primary Health; 20(4): 350-355

Adams Y, Drew N, Walker R (2014)

Principles of practice in mental health assessment with Aboriginal Australians.

In: Dudgeon P, Milroy H, Walker R, eds. Working together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice. 2nd edition ed. Canberra: Department of The Prime Minister and Cabinet: 271-288 (chapter 16)

This book chapter provides information on concepts and history of assessment and testing in the context of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing and mental health.

Various assessment tools and measures that have been validated and proved appropriate for particular Aboriginal populations including youth, women and older people, are described.

This chapter is a part of the Working together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice book.

Abstract adapted from the Telethon Kids Institute

Australia Health Workforce (2014)

Australia’s health workforce series: psychologists in focus.

Adelaide: Australia Health Workforce

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2014)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health organisations: online services report - key results 2012 - 13.

Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Carey TA (2014)

Defining Australian Indigenous wellbeing: do we really want the answer? Implications for policy and practice.

Psychotherapy and Politics International; 11(3): 182-194

Ferdinand AS, Paradies Y, Perry R, Kelaher M (2014)

Aboriginal health promotion through addressing employment discrimination.

Australian Journal of Primary Health; 20(4): 384-388

Hinton R, Bradley P, Trauer T, Nagel T (2014)

Strengthening acute inpatient mental health care for Indigenous clients.

Advances in Mental Health; 12(2): 125-135

Kuipers P, Harvey D, Lindeman M, Stothers K (2014)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practitioners in rural areas: credentialing, context and capacity building.

Rural and Remote Health; 14: 2897

Retrieved 10 October 2014 from http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/showarticlenew.asp?ArticleID=2897

2013

Lau ML, Spangaro J, Herring S, McNamara LD (2013)

‘Talk, talk, cry, laugh': learning, healing and building an Aboriginal workforce to address family violence.

Australian Health Review; 37(1): 117-120

2012

McRae-Williams E (2012)

My success: an exploratory study of positive experiences in the working-lives of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in Darwin.

Batchelor, NT: Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Territory Education

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (2012)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health workers: position statement 50.

Melbourne: Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

 
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