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`Better than it was': a documentation of the Brotherhood of St Laurence's Community Access Project /

by Gilley, Tim.

Publisher: unpub. 1998Description: 42p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: September 1998Availability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).

Advocacy for employment for people with disabilities in Australia. /

by Miranda, Melville.

Publisher: unpub. 2005Description: 58 p.Notes: "This study was conducted to meet the 'Professional Project' requirements for the Masters Degree in Public Advocacy and Action, Faculty of Arts, Education and Human Development, Victoria University in conjunction with the Brotherhood of St Laurence."Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Brotherhood Community Access: recreation and leisure opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Brotherhood of St Laurence 1999Description: 15p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Communicating with service users with specific needs: guidelines for community services staff /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: unpub. 1999Description: 13p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Creating accepting communities : report of the Mind Inquiry into social exclusion and mental health problems. /

by Dunn, Sara.

Publisher: London, U.K. Mind Publications 1999Description: xvi, 181 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-172) and index.Summary: Mind (Britain s National Association for Mental Health) set out to discover the extent and nature of social exclusion experienced by people with mental health problems in contemporary Britain. An expert panel heard from mental health services users and staff their observations about social exclusion and the ways to tackle it, and from employers and others about the help they need to counter exclusion.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

DICE : disability, information, communication & exchange: website of the National Council on Intellectual Disability. /

by National Council on Intellectual Disability.

Publisher: 01/06/2003 12:38:44http://www.dice.org.au/ 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 20 January 2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCEAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Exclusion and embrace : conversations about spirituality and disability : proceedings of a conference October 2001. /

by Newell, Christopher J. (ed.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. UnitingCare Victoria 2002Description: ix, 190 p.Notes: Papers from the third National Conference on Spirituality and Disability held at the YWCA, Melbourne, 18-21 October 2001. Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Gender & [and] psychosocial rehabilitation : a study of the different perspectives of service users, service providers and policy makers. /

by Spink, Janet D.

Publisher: North Fitzroy, Vic. Psychiatric Disability Support Services of Victoria 2000Description: 254 p.Notes: Submitted in total fulfilment of the requirements of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-223)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Homeless people with severe mental disorders in inner Melbourne. /

by Herrman, Helen (et. al.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Council to Homeless Persons (Victoria) 1988Description: 48 p. Bibliography: pp.40-41.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Implications of the restructuring of employment assistance for people with psychiatric disabilities. /

by MacDonald, Helen.

Publisher: 1997Description: 6 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (2).

Increasing participation : employment options for young people with intellectual disabilities. /

by Charlton, Anna.

Publisher: unpub. 2000Description: 56 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: A study undertaken for the Brotherhood of St Laurence under the Ronald Henderson Research Foundation Internship Program and as a final year thesis for the Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne -- cover. October 2000 Includes bibliographical references (p. 56-59)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Journeys with the black dog : inspirational stories of bringing depression to heel. /

by Wigney, Tessa (ed.) | Eyers, Kerrie (ed.) | Parker, Gordon (ed.).

Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 2007Description: x, 280 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-280)Summary: This collection captures the voices of hundreds of people aged 14 to 70 who responded to the Black Dog Institute s invitation to share their stories of managing the struggle with depression (the black dog). Their experiences and insights will be of interest to all who seek to understand and respond sensitively to depression among clients, relatives and friends or themselves.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Labour market outcomes and welfare dependence of persons with disabilities in Australia. /

by Wilkins, Roger.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2003Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Febuary 2003Availability: (1)

Managing with Asperger Syndrome. /

by Johnson, Malcolm.

Publisher: London, U.K. Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2005Description: 138 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Meeting complex needs : the future of social care. /

by Rankin, Jennifer | Regan, Sue.

Publisher: London, U.K. Institute for Public Policy Research and Turning Point 2004Description: viii, 82 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 74-80)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Mental health : Submission to the Senate Select Committee /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: 2005; Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: April 2004Summary: The BSL welcomes this opportunity to contribute to the Inquiry by the Senate Select Committee on Mental Health. Although not a mental health service provider, many of the people with whom the BSL works are living with mental health problems, contributing to the disadvantage they experience. The Terms of Reference are broader than BSL experience or expertise. This submission, therefore, focuses on those Terms of Reference of greatest relevance to our work and to the lives of the people we support. Our starting point is that many people living with a mental illness experience levels of exclusion and discrimination that are unacceptable?and addressing the complexity of issues that compound this exclusion requires concerted leadership and action by all levels of government..Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1), BSL Archives (1).

Mental health and spirituality in later life. /

by MacKinlay, Elizabeth (ed.).

Publisher: New York, NY Haworth Press 2003Description: xviii, 154 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Mental health consumer participation in a culturally diverse society. /

by Sozomenou, Andrew | Mitchell, Penny | Fitzgerald, Maureen H | Malak, Abd-Elmasih.

Edition: 2nd ed.Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network 2000Description: xvii, 253 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

My life as a budget item : disability, budget priorities and poverty in Tasmania /

by Hinton, Teresa | Anglicare Tasmania.

Publisher: Hobart, Tas. Social Action and Research Centre, Anglicare Tasmania 2006Description: 128 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: October 2006 Bibliography: p. 124-128Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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