resources

Links and Fact Sheets

Articles

Creating a warm place where children can blossom

Gilligan R., 2006

Infants Take Self-Regulation Into Their Own Hands

Vallotton C., 2008

Thirty Years of Trauma Work: Clarifying and Broadening the Consequences of Trauma

Gordon R., 2007

 

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Editorial: DSM-5 and autism spectrum disorders - two decades of perspectives from the JCPP

Ozonoff S., 2012

Classification of child and adolescent psychopathology

Cantwell D.P., 1996

Comorbidity in child psychopathology: Concepts, issues and research strategies

Rutter M. & Caron C., 1991

Debate and argument: The utility of the term pervasive developmental disorder?

Volkmar F.R. & Cohen D.J., 1991

Debate and argument: Is autism a pervasive developmental disorder?

Gillberg, C., 1991

Is autism a pervasive developmental disorder? Debate and argument: How useful is the 'PDD' label?

Happe F. & Frith U., 1991

Validity and neuropsychological characterization of Asperger syndrome: Convergence with nonverbal learning disabilities syndrome

Klin A., Volkmar F.R., Sparrow S.S., Cicchetti D.V. & Rourke B.P., 1995

Did Asperger's cases have Asperger disorder? A research note

Miller J.N. & Ozonoff S., 1997

Development and current functioning in adolescents with Asperger Syndrome: A comparative study

Gilchrist, A., Green J., Cox A., Burton D., Rutter M. & Couteur A.L., 2001

Emmanuel Miller lecture: Confusions and controversies about Asperger syndrome

Frith U., 2004

Annotation: The similarities and differences between autistic disorder and Asperger's disorder: A review of the empirical evidence

Macintosh K.E. & Dissanayake C., 2004

Are there subgroups within the autism spectrum? A cluster analysis of a group of children with autistic spectrum disorders

Prior M., Leekam S., Ong B., Eisenmajer R., Wing L., Gould J. & Dowe D., 1998

Exploring the borderlands of autistic disorder and specific language impairment: A study using standardised diagnostic instruments

Bishop D.V.M. & Norbury C.F., 2002

 

Organisations

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement

Education, counselling, research and clinical services for those affected by grief and bereavement

Beyondblue

Raising community awareness about depression and anxiety

Headspace

Australia's National Youth Mental Health Foundation

KidsMatter

Australian Primary Schools Mental Health Initiative

LIFE (living is for everyone)

Suicide Prevention in Australia

Mindful

Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health

ReachOut Australia

Online youth mental health service

SANE Australia

Campaigning, education and research for people affected by mental illness

Suicide Call Back Service

Free Telephone Counselling Support

The Butterfly Foundation for Eating Disorders

Support for Australians who suffer from eating disorders and negative body image issues

 

Reports and Resources

Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics

Children in Care

Corporal Punishment

National Child Protection Clearinghouse Resource Sheet

Domestic Violence and Assessing Risk to Children

Australian Institute of Family Studies & National Child Protection Clearinghouse Report

Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect for Adult Survivors

National Child Protection Clearinghouse Resource Sheet

Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect for Children and Adolescents

National Child Protection Clearinghouse Resource Sheet

Images of Children and Young People Online

National Child Protection Clearinghouse Resource Sheet

Information Sharing Letter

Provision of information to placement service providers and carers about the child in their care

Making Space for Learning: Trauma Informed Practice in Schools

Australian Childhood Foundation

Poorer Children's Education Attainment

Promising Practice Profiles Final Report 2008

Prepared for the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Pathways from Infancy to Adolescence: The Australian Temperament Project 1983-2000

Australian Institute of Family Studies Report

The Best Start: Supporting happy, healthy childhoods

Australian Institute of Family Studies Fact Sheet

The Prevalence of Child Abuse and Neglect

National Child Protection Clearinghouse Resource Sheet

 

Interactive Learning

Whizkid

Interactive online games created by 'Autism Games'