A review of the research on the effectiveness of relationship education and counselling
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Reviews recent research findings into couples in long-term relationships (married and de facto) that provide insight into the couple relationship.
Articles include using routine data collection at FRCs to examine the ways in which mothers and fathers utilise services
Summary of the results of the December 2007 review of the Clearinghouse; agency-based research on addressing client dropout; capacity challenges
Explores the relationship between housing affordability, housing stress, and mental health and wellbeing.
A brief overview of mental health problems and causes, and the impact of mental health problems on family relationships and dynamics.
Enhancing family and relationship service accessibility and delivery to culturally and linguistically diverse families in Australia
Identifying and using the issues and concerns of CALD families and service providers to make practice, procedure and policy recommendations.
Examines bullying and its impact on young people’s health and wellbeing, and the significance of family relationships in dealing with bullying.
The family law system and shared care arrangements; men's and women's attitudes to marriage and cohabitation; program spotlight on the 'Partnership'
Brief review of demographic, social and economic trends in rural, regional and remote Australia to provide background to service delivery.