Reporting on factors that may influence fathers' involvement with services and the competence of practitioners to engage with fathers.
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Looking at "postvention"for families - activities that can assist those bereaved by suicide to cope with what has occurred.
Insights into the protective effects and risks that influence forms of functioning among Aboriginal families.
A discussion of problems in defining and understanding the complexities of stepfamilies, and differences between stepfamilies and nuclear families.
Child inclusion as a principle and as evidence-based practice: Applications to family law services and related sectors
Provides evidence of the potential benefits of the child-inclusion model in dispute resolution with two successful applications.
An outline of strategies that professionals may employ to support and strengthen parent/carer partnerships.
An overview about synchronising parenting methods and child characteristics, and ways in which parenting can be attuned to "fit" the child.
A summary of developments addressing challenges and directions for the field of marriage and relationship education.
A discussion of grandparents' roles in caring for children and ways in which service providers can support them.
An exploration of changes experienced by adolescents and their families, and ways that practitioners can help strengthen their bonds.