Research and Clinical Trials

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Starting school a cause for poetry
Starting school a cause for poetry November 16, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

As children, families and teachers think about the new school year, they are being asked to reflect on their experiences of starting ‘big school’ as part of an ongoing research program at Charles Sturt University (CSU). CSU is one of ... Read More »

Men at work: study probing fathers’ work-life balance
Men at work: study probing fathers’ work-life balance October 12, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

The work-life balance of Adelaide fathers, and the culture of companies in which they work, is at the centre of new University of Adelaide research. Ashlee Borgkvist, PhD student from the University of Adelaide’s School of Public Health, wants to ... Read More »

Helping fathers manage sons
Helping fathers manage sons October 2, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Men’s low participation in parenting programs must be turned around to prevent violence and antisocial behaviour among future generations of boys, according to new research. The Like Father Like Son project is being led by Professor Mark Dadds at the ... Read More »

New diagnostic tool can detect psychopathic traits in pre-schoolers
New diagnostic tool can detect psychopathic traits in pre-schoolers September 25, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Indications of psychopathic traits can be reliably observed in children as young as three, allowing children at risk to undergo earlier treatment, a new study suggests. Callous-unemotional (CU) traits, including a lack of empathy and remorse, are similar to the ... Read More »

Boosting confidence in shy kids
Boosting confidence in shy kids September 17, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Would you like to know how to boost your shy/sensitive child’s confidence and reduce their fears and anxieties? You are invited to take part in a new study of an online parenting program. The program, called ‘Cool Little Kids Online’ ... Read More »

Like Father Like Son – helping fathers manage aggressive behaviour in their sons
Like Father Like Son – helping fathers manage aggressive behaviour in their sons September 12, 2015 (1 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)

UNSW researchers are leading a $2.6 million project to support fathers to manage aggressive behaviours in their sons. With the participation rates of fathers in parenting programs non-existent in some parts of Australia, UNSW researchers are leading a $2.6 million ... Read More »

Study looks at coping with separation and divorce
Study looks at coping with separation and divorce September 10, 2015 (1 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)

It is probably one of the most stressful times in the life of a family – the period of separation and divorce challenges parents, children, and the relationships that exist with the wider family. And depending on how couples cope ... Read More »

Keeping children safe
Keeping children safe September 4, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

The “ASK-Young People” (ASK-YP) survey is part of a larger study exploring what children and young people aged 10 to 18 experience and think about safety in institutional contexts. The study has been commissioned by the Royal Commission into Institutional ... Read More »

Improving Mental Health of New Mothers
Improving Mental Health of New Mothers August 21, 2015 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Call for participants in mothers’ mental health study The School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health at The University of Western Australia, is currently seeking healthy 1st time mothers, who are between 30-38 weeks pregnant, to complete a series of online ... Read More »

Pregnancy and postpartum pain
Pregnancy and postpartum pain August 20, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A Bond University team has launched an extensive research project involving 60 pregnant women and 120 new mothers to ascertain the effectiveness of SRC Shorts on the management of prenatal and postnatal pain. The aim of the research is to evaluate ... Read More »







 
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