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Author Whiteside, Mary, author.
Title Promoting Aboriginal health : the family wellbeing empowerment approach / Mary Whiteside, Komla Tsey, Yvonne Cadet-James, Janya McCalman.
Imprint Cham Springer, 2014
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 KEMH Library  WA 399 WHI 2014    AVAILABLE
 SMHS Library RPH  362.849915 PRO 2014    AVAILABLE
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Phys. Description xvi, 54 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series SpringerBriefs in public health, 2192-3698
Note "Family Wellbeing [Program] was developed in 1993 by the Aboriginal Education Development Branch (AEDB) of the South Australian Department of Education, Training and Employment. The program began as part of South Australia's state-wide response to the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody"--Page 1.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and glossary.
Contents The Family Wellbeing Empowerment Program -- Program Development -- Current Family Wellbeing Delivery -- 2.The Research Approach -- The Empowerment Research Program -- Methodology for a Theoretical Study -- 3.An Aboriginal Family Wellbeing Model of Empowerment -- The Social Environment -- Joy's Story -- 4.Beliefs and Attitudes -- Choice -- Responsibility -- A Positive Attitude -- Self-Esteem and Pride -- Spirituality -- Personal Values -- Alison's Story -- 5.Skills and Knowledge -- Life Experience -- Emotional Control -- Analytic Skills -- Communication Skills -- Skills for Helping Others -- Ron's Story -- 6.Agency -- Healing -- Planning for the Future -- Improving Relationships -- Helping Others -- Community Efforts for Change -- Nancy's Story -- 7.Outcomes -- Personal Healing and Growth -- Better Relationships -- Confident and Engaged at Work -- Community Responsibilities -- Helping Others to Change -- Community Change -- Tom's Story -- 8.Conclusion.
Subject Family WellBeing Program.
Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Health and hygiene.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Social conditions.
Health promotion.
Public Health.
Oceanic Ancestry Group.
Alt Author Tsey, Komla, author.
Cadet-James, Yvonne, author.
McCalman, Janya, 1958-, author.
ISBN 9783319046174
Link 9783319046181 (online)