4 results match your criteria Australian And New Zealand Journal Of Family Therapy[Journal]

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Toward Father-friendly Parenting Interventions: A Qualitative Study.

Aust N Z J Fam Ther 2018 Jun 9;39(2):218-231. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

University of Sydney Sydney.

Levels of father participation in parenting interventions are often very low, yet little is known about the factors which influence father engagement. We aimed to qualitatively explore perceived barriers to, and preferences for, parenting interventions in a community sample of fathers. Forty-one fathers across nine focus groups were interviewed using a semi-structured interview. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1307DOI Listing
June 2018
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An Evaluation of Multisystemic Therapy with Australian Families.

Aust N Z J Fam Ther 2016 Dec 20;37(4):443-462. Epub 2016 Dec 20.

Child and Adolescent Mental Health ServiceWestern Australia.

This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of the Multisystemic Therapy (MST) intervention for Australian families invloved with the Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). This program was implemented within the Western Australian Department of Health in 2005, and has continually operated two small clinical teams within the Perth metropolitan area since then. This intervention was specifically chosen to improve service access, engagement, and intervention with vulnerable families having young persons with a history of significant and enduring behavioural problems. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1182DOI Listing
December 2016
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To Make Room or Not to Make Room: Clients' Narratives About Exclusion and Inclusion of Spirituality in Family Therapy Practice.

Aust N Z J Fam Ther 2017 Mar 22;38(1):15-26. Epub 2017 Mar 22.

University of AgderSørlandet HospitalKristiansand.

This empirical article presents four narratives from an ongoing qualitative PhD project about spirituality and family therapeutic practice. Using case studies and narrative vignettes, the article presents client perspectives on being able to discuss their spirituality in therapy, and the repercussions when therapists exclude it. The article refers to current research and provides some reflections on how we can understand spirituality in the context of family therapeutic practice; therapists for holistic, cultural, and ethical reasons should acknowledge the client's spirituality. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1198DOI Listing
March 2017
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Incorporating Internet-based Interventions into Couple Therapy: Available Resources and Recommended Uses.

Aust N Z J Fam Ther 2014 Dec;35(4):414-430

University of Miami.

Although there are a number of highly efficacious in-person treatments designed to ameliorate relationship distress, only a small proportion of distressed couples seek out in-person treatment. Recently developed internet-based interventions based on these in-person treatments are a promising way to circumvent common barriers to in-person treatment and give more distressed couples access to these efficacious interventions. The overarching aims of this review are to provide couple and family therapists with a broad overview of the available internet-based interventions and provide suggestions about how these interventions might be utilized before, during, or after in-person treatment. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1077DOI Listing
December 2014
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