Publications

Conference Abstracts

2013

Budden, D. Health Matters for Gurrie Men. Looking After Ourselves – Looking After Our Communities: NSW Aboriginal Mental Health Workers Forum. 19 March, Wagga Wagga, NSW.

Kanowski, L. Psychological first aid for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. 12th National Rural Health Conference. 7 April, Adelaide, SA.

Keioskie, J., Walker, J. “But I’m an Environmental Scientist not a Mental Health Clinician”: A partnership to assess health impacts on farmers in the Southern River Catchment. 12th National Rural Health Conference. 7 April, Adelaide, SA.

LeGresley, H., Darling C., Reddy, P. NSW rural and remote communities perception of health telephone support services. 12th National Rural Health Conference. 7 April, Adelaide, SA.

Reddy, P., Hazell, T., Mackenzie, L., LeGresley, H. Evaluating empowerment…What is it and what role does it play in facilitating good mental health in disaster recovery? Disaster Recovery & Renewal: Current & Future Focus. 6 May, Mount Macedon, VIC.

Darling, C., Mackenzie, L., Elligett, C., Coombe, J., Hazell, T., Reddy, P. A review of teacher-mediated interventions to support the mental health and wellbeing amongst children following a natural disaster. Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference: Earth: Fire & Rain, 28-30 May, Brisbane, QLD.

2012

Budden, W. “Losing It – In the Bush”: A partnership to support the Hastings Rural Community. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Caine, J. Developing a program logic theory to support longer-term planning for RAMHP. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Caine, J. Focussing RAMHP: Developing a program logic theory to support longer-term planning. The International Rural Network Forum. 26 September, Whyalla, SA

Gill, D. University – more than just academic excellence: A partnership to increase understanding of Mental Health issues in the academic environment. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Green, S. Understanding Depression and Resilience Community Education Seminar: A partnership between The Black Dog Institute and RAMHP. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Greig, M. Taking a pit-stop for good mental and physical health: A partnership between NSW Farmers and RAMHP. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Keioskie, J. A partnership with the Catchment Management Authority to assess health impacts on farmers in the Southern River Catchment. 15th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. 30 August, Bathurst, NSW.

Lewis, V., Caine, J., Hazell, T., Lawrence, C., Reddy, P. Preparing for environmental adversity in rural Australia: Aligning the Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP) with state and national policy. 4th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium. 19 November, Adelaide, SA.

2011

Caine, J. (2011). Helping to prepare the Health workforce for the mental health impact of rural adversity. 14th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. Coffs Harbour.

Gill, D. and D. Kearins (2011). Rural Service Networks : developing community resilience and capacity in the face of rural adversity. 2nd Australian Rural Mental Health Symposium. Sydney.

Hart, C. (2011). A mental health response to rural adversity- Overview of the NSW Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP). Mental Health Association of NSW Conference. Sydney.

Hart, C. (2011). A Mental Health Response to Rural Adversity - An Overview of the NSW Health Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP). 14th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. Coffs Harbour.

Limbrick, M. (2011). Bringing ‘Burnt’ to the Bush – Partnering with the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) to deliver mental health promotion in rural NSW. 14th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. Coffs Harbour.

Limbrick, M. (2011). Bringing ‘Burnt’ to the Bush – Partnering with the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) to deliver mental health promotion in rural NSW. 3rd Rural Mental Health Symposium. Ballarat.

Little, A. (2011). Gone fishing. 14th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. Coffs Harbour.

Turner, L. (2011). The Broken Hill Men's Group Movie. TheMHS Conference Adelaide.

Turner, L., et al. (2011). Creatively engaging and connecting with diverse communities. 14th NSW Rural Mental Health Conference. Coffs Harbour.

Journal Articles

Rigby, C., et al. (2011). "If the land’s sick, we’re sick: The impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales." The Australian Journal of Rural Health 19: 249-254.

Polain, J., et al. (2011). "Rapid change, climate adversity and the next ‘big dry’: Older farmers’ mental health." The Australian Journal of Rural Health 19: 239-243.

Hart, C., et al. (2011). "Improving the mental health of rural New South Wales communities facing drought and other adversities." The Australian Journal of Rural Health 19: 231-238.

Carnie, T., et al. (2011). "In their own words: Young people’s mental health in drought-affected rural and remote NSW." The Australian Journal of Rural Health 19: 244-248.

Tonna, A., et al. (2009). "Improving the mental health of drought affected communities: An Australian model." Rural Society Journal 19(4): 296-305.