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Awareness: latest articles - from 1st Jan 2019

20 December 2019

Racial discrimination and the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children: Does the timing of first exposure matter?

This study measured first exposure to interpersonal racism at either ages 4–5 years or 7 years or no exposure to examine the influence of sensitive periods of racism exposure on......
20 December 2019

All eyes on me as a parent: Professionals’ and offenders’ views on parenting challenges and barriers to accessing parenting services

This study examined the key barriers that prevent offender parents from accessing parenting services in the community, pathways to parenting support for parents through Corrective......
02 December 2019

The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) Annual Statistical Report 2018: Chapter 5: Teenagers and sex

This chapter reports on research using data from the LSAC to examine the sexual experiences and behaviours of teenagers aged 14-17 years.
02 December 2019

Parenting pre-teens: A pivotal time for children and parents

This research used data from the Parenting Today in Victoria Survey which involved a representative sample of 2,600 parents to explore the challenges and opportunities for......