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Domestic violence
Domestic Violence is a huge social problem which is currently receiving a lot of attention - so there are high chances counsellors and social workers will come across it in their work. But how confident are you in your skills to have a helpful conversation with a perpetrator of abuse? Do you feel you have the skills to have a helpful conversation with a victim of abuses? These workshops are suitable for counsellors, social workers, psychologists, case workers and students...
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Forced Adoption Support Service
The Forced Adoption Support Service Small Grant Fund invites eligible groups and organisations to apply for grants to help support those affected by past forced adoption living in Western Australia...
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Families
We are pleased to announce the introduction of three new parenting programs - Circle of Security Parenting, Tuning in to Kids and Tuning in to Teens. These evidence based, emotion focused parenting programs have been introduced to help parents make a positive difference to their child’s development and build emotional competence in their children...
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Mental Health Week 2014
Mental health refers to your overall well-being and state of mind. When you are mentally healthy you have a positive outlook and feel good about yourself. Mental Health Week runs from October 8 - 15 and is the ideal time to consider your mental and emotional health. This year the Western Australian Association for Mental Health is again using the Act-Belong-Commit message as the official theme, with a focus on suicide prevention...
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Strong Stepfamilies
ECU student Emma Couzens is researching the experiences of biological parents who are living in a step-family as part of her Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) Honours. If you are the biological parent to a child between 5 years and 12 years of age, you have lived in your current step-family for longer than one year, and you’d like to share your story...
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couple on beach
Murdoch University are running a survey on couples and relationship satisfaction to learn about how people in committed relationships interact. Interested? You can take part here... More