A list of national and state/territory helplines and telephone counselling services for children, young people and parents
CFCA produces a range of publications. These include CFCA Papers, which offer an objective exploration of how research applies to policy and practice, and are written by or in collaboration with expert researchers and service providers. CFCA Resource Sheets and Practitioner Resources are shorter papers that focus on a specific issue in depth.
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An overview of key statistics and research findings to assist professionals working with parents of teens and tweens
This paper looks at the risk factors associated with young people exiting the education system prematurely, particularly in a family context
Examines the importance of listening to the perspectives of young people on their experiences of parental separation.
Outlines definitions of cyberbullying, differences between cyberbullying and offline bullying, and parents' roles in dealing with cyberbullying.
Articles include: communication with young people in a family services setting; investigating gender differences in romantic relationships
Young parents face the challenge of meeting not only their own developmental needs at a time of significant growth, but also the needs of their child.
What works with adolescents? Family connections and involvement in interventions for adolescent problem behaviours
Examines the literature regarding adolescent-parent relationships, and the evidence for family involvement in interventions to address problems.
Articles on barriers and enablers to engaging with men from a variety of cultural backgrounds, different meanings of child-focused ideal for family
The family law system and shared care arrangements; men's and women's attitudes to marriage and cohabitation; program spotlight on the 'Partnership'