Alexander McFarlane

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Adjustment of refugee children and adolescents in Australia: outcomes from wave three of the Building a New Life in Australia study

This is the first study to report on child psychosocial outcomes from the large, representative longitudinal BNLA study. The findings indicate sound adjustment for the majority of young refugees resettled in Australia.

Mental health prevalence and pathways to care

The largest study undertaken to examine the impact of military service has confirmed the need for the Australian government to focus on assisting veterans to transition into civilian life.
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Australian veterans: identification of mental health issues

Examines findings that have emerged from research undertaken with participants from three veteran cohorts to highlight mental health issues that should be considered in general practice. Background To ensure the early identification and effective treatment of mental health disorders in the veteran population, general practitioners...