Australian Institute of Family Studies
The Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) is the Australian Government's key research body in the area of family wellbeing. AIFS conducts original research to increase understanding of Australian families and the issues that affect them.
AIFS report for Royal Commission
A new research report conducted for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse by AIFS has examined the long-term effects of disclosures of institutional child sexual abuse on survivors and their families. Read the full report: Family relationships and the disclosure of institutional child sexual abuse.
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Forced adoption training
The Australian Psychological Society is providing online elearning and a series of webinars for health professionals on forced adoption. Find out more
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