Throughout June 2014 CFCA released a range of resources that focused on strong couple relationships.
Marriage and couples
A review and synthesis of the Australian and international literature on same-sex parented families.
This paper reviews the research on whether some family structures expose children to a higher risk of child maltreatment than others
Up to 80% of Australian practitioners have counseled clients who have concerns about the impact of digital communications tools on their relationships.
Discussion of the factors affecting relationship satisfaction for new parents and the types of programs that can support the transition to parenthood.
Articles include: communication with young people in a family services setting; investigating gender differences in romantic relationships
Articles include shariah law and marriage in Australia, working with families after traumatic events, a whole-of-agency public health approach
Focus on natural disasters: literature review on responses of families, children and adolescents; a whole-of-service response to the 2006 Grampians
Articles on barriers and enablers to engaging with men from a variety of cultural backgrounds, different meanings of child-focused ideal for family
Strengthening and repairing relationships: Addressing forgiveness and sacrifice in couples education and counselling
Examines the role of pro-relationship behaviours, specifically forgiveness and sacrifice, in repairing and maintaining couple relationships.