Deborah Scott

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26 Feb 2013

This paper aims to provide an overview of the process of ethical review and how it may apply to those outside of a "research organisation" who wish to conduct research, or evaluate their own programs, concerning family studies.

Conducting research that meets high ethical...

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3 Jul 2012

This paper presents and discusses a snapshot of data describing the rates of involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in child protection and out of home care.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are over-represented in child protection and out-of-home care services...


30 Jun 2012

This resource sheet examines expenditure related to child abuse and neglect that is made by departments responsible for child protection services in Australia.

It finds that the direct economic costs of child abuse and neglect are substantial. The additional costs associated with long-term effects...

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