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Why warriors lie down and die : towards an understanding of why the Aboriginal people of Arnhem Land face the greatest crisis in health and education since European contact :djambatj mala. /

by Trudgen, Richard.

Publisher: Darwin, N.T. Aboriginal Resource and Development Services Inc. 2000; Northern Territory 2000Description: vi, 269p.Summary: Eight years after leaving because of ill-health, Richard Trudgen was invited back by Yol u leaders in Arnhem Land to work with them to overcome their sense of confusion and loss of control over their lives. This book is his attempt to understand why the Aboriginal people of Arnhem Land have since the 1980s faced the greatest crisis in health and education since European contact and to present examples of how the people might regain control of their futures. It challenges members of the dominant culture to imagine how the situation looks from the other side of the cultural divide.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Health, social change and communities. /

by Liamputtong, Pranee (ed.) | Gardner, Heather (ed.).

Publisher: South Melbourne Oxford University Press 2003Description: xix, 349 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Part 1: Health and social change -- 1. The health system, participation and community groups / Pranee Liamputtong, Heather Gardner and Michael McGartland -- 2. Consumers and health policy reform / Meredith Carter and Debra O'Connor -- 3. Incorporating voices from the community into policy / Linda Hancock and Donna Morabito -- 4. Altruism or entrepreneurialism : competing ideologies in the voluntary sector / Eli Ristevski, Heather Gardner and Theonie Tacticos -- 5. Unemployment and individualism : community and health in Australian unemployment policy / Douglas Ezzy -- 6. Public health challenges in the care of the dying / Allan Kellehear -- 7. Policy reform in the psychiatric sector : service responses after deinistitutionalisation / Bill Healy -- Part 2: Communities -- 8. Women and health : an ongoing agenda / Pranee Liamputtong and Judith Dwyer -- 9. Promoting men's health : from pathologies to partnerships / Rick Hayes -- 10. The health of children / Janet Taylor -- 11. Healthy ageing : a new focus on older people's health and well-being / Colette Browning and Hal Kendig -- 12. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome : social aspects and the role of community groups / Chris L. Peterson -- 13. Aboriginal Australians, governments and participation in health systems / Ian Anderson -- 14. `Our shame, blacks live poor, die young' : indigenous health practice and ethical possibilities for reform / Sandy Toussaint -- 15. Living in a different place at a different time : health policy and Australian ethnic communities / Pranee Liamputtong, Vivian Lin and Prue Bagley -- 16. Queering health : the health of young same-sex-attracted men and women / Damien Ridge, Alana Hulme and David Peasley -- 17. Drugs : a contested policy area / Margaret Hamilton -- 18. Suicidality in the community / Jane Pirkis, Robert Goldney and Philip Burgess.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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The health of children. /

by Taylor, Janet | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: 2003Description: p.163-181.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11423 Includes bibliographical references and index. indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Reproducing exclusion or inclusion? : Implications for the wellbeing of indigenous Australian children . /

by Daly, Anne E | Smith, Diane E.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://online.anu.edu.au/caepr/Publications/DP/2003_DP253.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:15:58 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseSummary: In this paper the authors look at the concepts of exclusion and inclusion in a cross-cultural context on the socioeconomic wellbeing of Aboriginal children, their families and the households in which they live.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Nursing older people : issues and innovations. /

by Nay, Rhonda (ed.) | Garratt, Sally (ed.).

Edition: 2nd ed.Publisher: Marrickville, N.S.W. Churchill Livingstone 2004Description: xxii, 360 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Part 1 Contextual issues and innovations Chapter 1. Funding and policy in residential care in Australia / Mary Courtney, Brian Abbey and Jennifer Abbey -- Chapter 2. Do elderly people cost more? Casemix funding in acute settings / Stephen Duckett and Terri Jackson -- Chapter 3. Clinical safety and quality in residential aged care / Elizabeth Percival -- Vignettes: Suzanne Sawyer and Elizabeth Pringle -- Chapter 4. Nursing workforce issues in aged care / Rhonda Nay -- Vignette: June Heinrich -- Chapter 5. Rights, regulations and aged aged-care practice / John Field and Sally Garratt -- Vignette: Phillip Abbott -- Chapter 6. Care of people from Indigenous and culturally diverse backgrounds / Irene Stein -- Vignette: Regina Barry -- Chapter 7. Understanding community nursing for older individuals and carers / Libby Brooke and Hal Kendig -- Chapter 8. Rural gerontic nursing in Australia / Elizabeth Lavender and Helen Keleher -- Chapter 9. Acute care of older people: a geriatrician's perspective / Philip Street -- Vignette: Margaret Winbolt -- Chapter 10. Public participation and individual control / Barb Fiveash and Robin Watts --Vignette: Barbara Potter -- Part 2 Clinical issues and innovations Chapter 11. Mental health issues / Sally Garratt -- Vignette: Maria McIntosh -- Chapter 12. Dementia, mental health and issues of abuse in aged care / Sarah Mott and Beth Kingsley -- Chapter 13. The experience of chronic illness: a phenomenological approach / Mary FitzGerald and Eleanor Horton -- Vignette: Craig Lockwood -- Chapter 14. Medication issues / Helen Baker and Adriana Tiziani -- Chapter 15. Physical restraints: can we free older people? / Susan Koch -- Vignette: Daniel Olivieri and Dianne Johnson -- Chapter 16. Palliative care / Jennifer Abbey -- Vignette: Karen Glaetzer -- Chapter 17. Sexuality and older people / Rhonda Nay -- Vignette: Helen Page -- Chapter 18. Contemporary care planning / Bill Koch -- Vignette: Steven Demeye -- Part 3 Research issues and innovation Chapter 19. Evidence-based nursing: quality through research / Alan Pearson -- Vignette: Bart O'Brien -- Chapter 20. Bedtimes in nursing homes: an action research approach / Annette Street -- Vignette: Rosalie Hudson -- Chapter 21. Current and future trends in gerontic nursing research / Bill Koch and Adriana Tiziani -- Vignette: Anne Pitcher.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

National summary of the 2001 and 2002 jurisdictional reports against the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health performance indicators . /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/ihw/ns01-02jratsihpi/ns01-02jratsihpi.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:17:22 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Could a treaty make a practical difference in people s lives? : the question of health and well-being. /

by Brennan, Sean.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, University of New South Wales 2004Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Health inequalities in Australia : mortality. /

by Draper, Glenn | Turrell, Gavin | Oldenburg, Brian | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Queensland University of Technology and Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/phe/hiam/hiam.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:19:47 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The health status of indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians . /

by Booth, Alison | Carroll, Nick.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Centre for Economic Policy Research, Australian National University 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://econrsss.anu.edu.au/pdf/DP486.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:21:59 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Engaging with holism in Australian Aboriginal health policy : a review. /

by Lutschini, Mark J.

Publisher: Bundoora, Vic.Australia and New Zealand Health Policy [electronic resource] ; 2005, 2:15 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.anzhealthpolicy.com/content/pdf/1743-8462-2-15.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:23:46 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

'I want to be heard' : community report. /

by Dance, Phyll | Tongs, Julie | Guthrie, Jill.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian National University. National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://nceph.anu.edu.au/Publications/Indig_docs/I_want_to_be_heard.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:25:19 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Overcrowding and Indigenous health in Australia . /

by Booth, Alison | Carroll, Nick.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian National University. Centre for Economic Policy Research 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://econrsss.anu.edu.au/pdf/DP498.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:25:42 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Shared responsibility agreements . /

by McCausland, Ruth.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Sydney. University of Technology. Ngiya Institute for Indigenous Law, Policy and Practice 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Recent developments in the collection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and welfare statistics 2005 . /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare & Australian Bureau of Statistics 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/ihw/rdcatsihws05/rdcatsihws05.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:26:55 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Monitoring practical reconciliation : evidence from the reconciliation decade, 1991 2001. /

by Altman, J.C | Hunter, B.H.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research. Australian National University 2003Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.anu.edu.au/caepr/Publications/DP/2003_DP254.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:36:00 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Family violence among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples . /

by Al-Yaman, Fadwa | Van Doeland, Mieke | Wallis, Michelle | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aihw.gov.au/publications/ihw/fvaatsip/fvaatsip.pdf' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:35:22 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health performance framework 2006 report : detailed analyses. /

by Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2007Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Closing the gap of Indigenous disadvantage : progress report - 2007-08 /

by Northern Territory. Department of the Chief Minister.

Publisher: Darwin, N.T. Northern Territory. Department of the Chief Minister 2009Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: "Closing the Gap of Indigenous Disadvantage - A Generational Plan of Action was launched on 20 August 2007 in response to the 97 recommendations outlined in the inquiry, but goes further than just responding to those recommendations. The plan has a clear vision and objectives and sets ambitious but achievable targets at five, 10 and 20 years to overcome Indigenous disadvantage. It also identifies priority actions for the first five years. I am pleased to say that we are making progress towards our ambitious targets through the dedicated work of our frontline personnel delivering government programs and activities."--IntroductionAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The national evaluation of the second round of coordinated care trials : final report : coordination of care and efficiency of healthcare : lessons from the second round of Australian coordinated care trials /

by Australia. Department of Health and Ageing.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Department 2007Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://digbig.com/4wtss' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:50:18 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success response Retirement & ageingAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Auseinet : Australian network for promotion, prevention and early intervention for mental health. /

by Auseinet.

Publisher: 06/24/2003 13:17:14http://www.auseinet.com/ 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 06/24/2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: Cataloguer's description: Auseinet informs, educates and promotes good practice, mental health promotion and prevention, early intervention and suicide prevention across the lifespan. ; Auseinet resources catalogue provides access to a wide range of resources. Auseinet does not lend resources but assists by supplying access URLs, where full text is available online, and distributor contact order details for purchasing materialAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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