Gary Robinson

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Journal article

21 Mar 2016

Over the last decade there has been at best limited implementation of preventive interventions for vulnerable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and their families in remote communities of northern Australia despite growing involvement in the child protection system. This paper describes challenges for services...


30 Dec 2011

The intervention is an adaptation of an 8- to 10-week, manualised parenting programme designed for four- to six-year-old children with behavioural difficulties. It was implemented for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in urban Darwin and for Aboriginal children in three communities of the Tiwi Islands,...


14 Jul 2010

From 2004 - 2008, a team based at the School for Social and Policy Research, Charles Darwin University evaluated the implementation of the National Accelerated Program in the Northern Territory, one of the key Commonwealth-territory initiatives to improve Indigenous literacy outcomes. The team...


13 Jan 2010

The Let’s Start project was a trial to implement the Exploring Together Preschool Program (ETPP) in the Northern Territory (NT) for managing behaviour problems in Indigenous and other children.

Children from four to six years old whose behaviour was a concern were referred...

Journal article

19 May 2008

From 1999 to 2003, the Tiwi Health Board, in partnership with University researchers, undertook the implementation of the Exploring Together Program as part of a preventive strategy in response to serious social problems affecting young Tiwi people, their parents and families. The implementation of the...

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