Helen Breen

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Helen M. Breen

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Discussion paper

26 Nov 2014

Summary: This paper synthesises information published about Indigenous Australian gambling, and summarises issues and implications for key stakeholders. It is relevant for raising awareness and promoting community education about gambling for Indigenous Australians.

Key messages

Gambling is part of the social...

Journal article

7 Feb 2014

Abstract: This paper aims to analyse the gambling activities and problem gambling risk factors for Indigenous Australian men, a topic which has previously drawn very little research attention. Using quantitative methods, we obtained a convenience sample of 1,259 women and men at Indigenous festivals,...

Journal article

4 Apr 2013

This article finds that some culturally distinctive positive and negative gambling impacts are being experienced across different Aboriginal communities.


Gambling affects communities in many ways, yet relatively little research has investigated community level impacts of gambling in the context of Indigenous...

Conference paper

1 Jan 2004

This paper analyses the first four and a half years of client data from the Northern Rivers Gambling Service (NRGS), an outpatient gambling counselling and education service operated by The Buttery in the Northern Rivers region of NSW. Because the NRGS provides the vast majority...

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