Emerging themes in Aboriginal child and adolescent mental health: findings from a qualitative study in Sydney, New South Wales

Anna B Williamson, Beverley Raphael, Sally Redman, John Daniels, Sandra J Eades and Naomi Mayers
Med J Aust 2010; 192 (10): 603-605.
  • Anna B Williamson1,2
  • Beverley Raphael3,4
  • Sally Redman2
  • John Daniels5
  • Sandra J Eades6
  • Naomi Mayers5

  • 1 School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Sax Institute, Sydney, NSW.
  • 3 School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
  • 4 Psychological and Addiction Medicine Unit, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
  • 5 Aboriginal Medical Service Cooperative Limited, Sydney, NSW.
  • 6 Indigenous Maternal and Child Health Group, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, VIC.


We thank the study participants, their communities and the staff at the participating ACCHOs. This research was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). Anna Williamson holds an NHMRC Public Health (Australia) Training Fellowship Grant (ID: 510 391).

Competing interests:

None identified.

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