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Working with indigenous Australians : a handbook for psychologists / [edited by] Pat Dudgeon with Darren Garvey and Harry Pickett
Bib ID 654204
Format BookBook
Description Perth, W.A. : Gunada Press, 2000 
x, 526 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 1863429034
1863429034
1863429034
Summary

A practical guide for psychologists and associated mental health professionals, addresses the practical issues of working in Indigenous settings and with Indigenous people in urban, rural and remote environments. Covers individual, family and community approaches and describes appropriate models of intervention.

Full contents
  • Section 1. Contextualising psychology and indigenous Australians
  • Section 2. Cultural difference and cross-cultural communication
  • Section 3. Psychology and indigenous people
  • Section 4. Alternative models and community initiatives
  • Section 5. The Last word.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians - Psychology.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Mental health.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Mental health services.
Other authors/contributors Pickett, Harry  |  Dudgeon, Patricia  |  Garvey, Darren

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