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Author Bunston, Wendy(ed) Heynatz Alexandra(ed)

Title Addressing family violence programs : groupwork interventions for infants, children and their parents / edited by Wendy Bunston & Alexandra Heynatz
Published [Melbourne, Vic.] : Royal Children's Hospital Mental Health Service, [2006]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  362.8292 Bun/Afv  AVAILABLE
Description 164 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents 1. The principles, theories & practice of 'Addressing Family Violence Programs' / Wendy Bunston -- 2. One way of responding to family violence: 'Putting on a parkas' / Wendy Bunston -- 3. Just for kids (jfk) / Tara Pavlidis -- 4. The Peek a Boo Club: group work for infants and mothers affected by family violence / Wendy Bunston -- 5. Out of the mouth of babes: forming meaningful narratives about experiences of family violence / Peta Millard & Wendy Bunston -- 6. Creating re-creations: addressing the impact of family violence through creative play / Alexandra Heynatz -- 7. Peek a boo - how do I find you? / Naomi Audette & Lindy Henry -- 8. Shark bites? A shared story / by the children of just for kids (jfk) -- 9. A parkas (grim) fairytale / Peta Millard -- 10. A tale of tornados and butterflies / Tara Pavlidis -- 11. Listening to the children with my eyes: my learning experience as a social work intern within the Peek a Boo Club / Stephanie Pei-Yin Lai -- 12. Once we were children: fathering with our children's future in mind / Wendy Bunston -- 13. Putting the GRO into group work / Wendy Bunston, Tara Pavlidis & Paul Leyden -- 14. Understanding the life of a group: an extended developmental perspective / Wendy Bunston & Peta Millard -- 15. Last but never least: evaluation / Wendy Bunston & John Dileo
Summary This collection of papers discuss the Royal Children's Hospital Mental Health Services' group therapy interventions for mothers and children affected by family violence. Their three programs are the Peek a Boo Club, Just For Kids, and PARKAS (Parents Accepting Responsibility - Kids Are Safe). The papers explore theory, practice insights, and the origins of the 3 programs
Notes ISBN prepublication record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Abused children -- Services for -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Child abuse -- Australia -- Victoria -- Prevention.
Child mental health services -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Children of abused wives -- Services for -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Family violence -- Australia -- Prevention.
Family violence -- Australia.
Family violence -- Australia -- Victoria -- Prevention.
Family violence.
Marital violence -- Australia -- Victoria -- Prevention.
Victims of family violence -- Services for -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.)
Author Bunston, Wendy.
Heynatz, Alexander
Royal Children's Hospital (Melbourne, Vic.). Mental Health Service
ISBN 0646464922 (paperback)