Organisation

Edith Cowan University

Acronym
ECU

Items published

Data portal

19 Oct 2018

The Australian Indigenous Health InfoNet is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Indigenous health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible. In this way, the HealthInfoNet aims to contribute to ‘closing the gap’ in health between Indigenous and...

Report

5 Jun 2015

Investigates the stress levels of first-year education students who undertake teaching practicum and theory units during their first year of teacher education program.

Abstract

This paper investigated the stress levels of first-year education students who undertake teaching practicum and theory units during...

Report

28 May 2012

Project summary

The project has two primary aims:

to positively influence the health and wellbeing of Australian Indigenous people by improving the education of health professionals; to engage students with authentic stories of Indigenous people’s experience of healthcare,...

Thesis

15 Jun 2010

This study revealed a number of individual, family, community and workplace factors that impact on individual experiences of and adaptation to the FIFO lifestyle.

Thesis

15 Oct 2001

In the absence of previous research in this area, this exploratory study sought to determine whether the levels of depressive symptomatology, anxiety and perceptions of family function of 30 primary school-aged children whose fathers were in FIFO employment were less healthy than those of a...

Items associated

Journal article

4 Jul 2016

The purpose of this review is to provide a comprehensive synthesis of key information on diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia to: (1) inform those involved or interested in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health; and (2) provide the evidence for...

Evaluation

Report

31 Mar 2016

The purpose of this review is to provide an overview of the use of illicit drugs among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia. It provides general information on the context of illicit drug use in Australia and the factors of particular relevance to...

Journal article

28 Sep 2015

This exploratory study investigated how staff at four private boys’ boarding schools in Perth, Western Australia, constructed meaning and understanding around the experience of studying away from home and family for Aboriginal students from regional and remote communities. Interviews were conducted with 16 participants recruited...

Journal article

17 Apr 2015

It is widely known now that scholarly communication is in crisis, resting on an academic publishing model that is unsustainable. One response to this crisis has been the emergence of Open Access (OA) publishing, bringing scholarly literature out from behind a paywall and making it...

Journal article

9 Feb 2015

Examination of the sleep of Australian Indigenous children presents some unique challenges, particularly in terms of community input, study design and in the collection of relevant data.

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