Projects

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Experiences of Addiction, Treatment and Recovery: An online resource for members of the public, health professionals and policymakers Current

Funding Agency: Australian Research Council Discovery Project
People Involved: Carla Treloar

This project will collect and analyse the personal accounts of people who describe themselves as having a drug habit, dependence or addiction, and present these accounts on a publicly accessible website: www.livesofsubstance.org

Publications

Pienaar, K., Moore, D., Fraser, S., Kokanovic,…

My Health, Our Family: Documenting Stories of Family Life in the Context of HIV, Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C Current

Funding Agency: Australian Research Council Discovery Project
People Involved: Christy Newman, Joanne Bryant, Asha Persson, Myra Hamilton, kylie valentine

As the management of blood borne viruses undergo rapid change, the families of those affected by HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C are also living through and responding to those changes. The forms and meanings of ‘family’ also continue to undergo considerable social transformation.…

Stigma Indicators Monitoring Project Current

Funding Agency: Australian Government Department of Health
People Involved: John de Wit, Carla Treloar, Elena Cama, Loren Brener, Max Hopwood

The aim of this study is to develop an indicator of stigma among priority groups identified by the five national strategies addressing blood borne viruses and sexually transmissible infections, including men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, people living with HIV, people living with…

Stigma Reduction Interventions: Digital Environments (STRIDE) Current

Funding Agency: beyondblue
People Involved: Carla Treloar, Elena Cama, Max Hopwood, Dean Murphy, John de Wit

This project is an evaluation of an online intervention for two groups: (1) men living with HIV; (2) married men who have sex with men. The interventions aimed to address mental health symptoms (anxiety and depression) and social isolation. This project also included a qualitative study of married…

The Role of Implicit Identity and Implicit Beliefs in Recovery from Mental Illness Current

Funding Agency: Australian Research Council - Linkage Program
People Involved: Loren Brener

Recovery from mental illness is clearly completely determined, with the personality of the individual, the individual’s situation, and the nature of the mental illness all playing a role. One aspect of the individual that has received increasing attention is the degree to which the person…