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Start stronger, live longer : promoting and supporting Aboriginal child and maternal health and wellbeing : a resource manual for Aboriginal health workers
Bib ID 5074372
Format BookBook
Description Perth : Kulunga Research Network, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, 2010 
1 v. (loose-leaf) : ill. (chiefly col.), forms ; 32 cm. 
Summary

"Kulunga carried out research for 18 months ... before compiling the resource kit according to the needs of health workers. It includes information about adolescent health, infant child development, mental health, drugs, nutrition and health promotion."--Rio Tinto press release : 18 March 2010.

Full contents
  • Start stronger live longer : resource manual guide for Aboriginal health workers / Kate Diddell, Francine Eades and Josephine Maxted (50 p. : 30 cm.) (March 2010)
  • Pregnancy & maternity : supporting and promoting Aboriginal maternal health and wellbeing (16 p. : 30 cm.)
  • Aboriginal Infants & children : supporting and promoting their wellbeing and development (30, [17] p. : ill., forms ; 30 cm.)
  • Aboriginal adolescents & young people : supporting their health and wellbeing (40, [2] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.)
  • Nutrition & being active (16, [2] p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.)
  • Mental health and wellbeing : supporting and promoting Aboriginal mental health (17, 2 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.)
  • Alcohol, tobacco & other drugs : promoting and supporting responsible behaviour and choices in your community (47 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.)
  • Health promotion & research : how to promote good health (32, [2] p. : ill., forms ; 30 cm.)
 
Notes

Title from folder cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Community health aides -- Western Australia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Western Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Services for -- Western Australia.  |  Health - Education and promotion.  |  Substance use - Smoking / Tobacco.  |  Health services - Health workers - Training.  |  Substance use - Illicit drugs.  |  Health status - Nutrition.  |  Adolescence.  |  Mental health.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Health services.  |  Health status - Womens health - Maternal health.
Other authors/contributors Kulunga Research Network (W.A.)  |  Telethon Institute for Child Health Research
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