Current Projects

Online Alcohol and Other Drug Counselling Encounters & Experiences

Interdisciplinary research program exploring client experiences of online alcohol and other drug counselling

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Current Projects

Emotional Experiences of Early Parenthood in Australian Families

An exploration of the emotional experiences of becoming a parent in Australia, from conception through to early parenthood, in all kinds of families.

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Past Projects

Mental Health and Supported Decision Making: Lived Experience and Family Carers’ Stories

A research project investigating the lived experience of severe mental health problems and supported decision-making (SDM) from multiple perspectives.

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Can the private rental sector provide a secure, affordable housing solution?

The need for new housing solutions for these low-income groups is clearly a pressing requirement.

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Crime and Justice by Social Media: Citizen engagements with justice online

The way our society engages in public debate on key social and political issues has been dramatically transformed by the participation enabled by social media technologies.

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Early Menopause: Perspectives of women and health professionals

A project exploring the experiences of women with early menopause and the perspectives of health professionals who care for women with this condition.

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Current Projects

National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (NCAS)

The NCAS is a national survey which collects vital information about Australians’ knowledge of, and attitudes and responses towards, violence against women, and their attitudes towards gender equality.

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Current Projects

The Intersection of Cancer & Culture: A Sociological Study

The purpose of this study is to examine what living with cancer means for individuals, communities and families from a migrant background

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Current Projects

Responding to revenge pornography: The scope, nature and impacts of Australian laws

This project investigates this rapidly emerging social harm from the perspectives of key stakeholders (such as legal services, police and support agencies) as well as the experiences of victims of image-based sexual violence.

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Current Projects

Journeys Home: Longitudinal study of factors affecting housing stability

This is the first large-scale longitudinal study assessing a broad sample of Australians who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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Journey to Social Inclusion (J2SI): A randomised controlled trial

The aim of this four year randomised control study is to assess the effectiveness of the Journey to Social Inclusion program to break the cycle of chronic homelessness.

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Current Projects

Sexual Violence, Stalking & Harassment

Justice for victim-survivors of sexual violence as well as the familiar and newly emerging harms of street harassment, online harassment and image-based abuse are all pressing issues for policy and legal reform.

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