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Investigating the experiences of New Zealand MRI Technologists : Exploring IMFB safety practices
(Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd, 2013)
Introduction: Qualitative research is lacking regarding the experiences of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technologists and their involvement in workplace safety practices. This article provides a gateway to explore, ...
'I will not leave my baby behind': A Cook Island Maori family's experience of New Zealand Maori traditional healing
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2013-05-16)
Traditional healers in many parts of the world have used family focused understandings and interventions well before the emergence of western family therapy theory and practice. This paper gives a detailed account of New ...
The Paradoxes of Leading Community Engagement
(Conservation Inc Conference, 2013)
We bring to community conservation a wonderful, essential passion for 'what' we want to achieve. This presentation invites us to pause and consider 'how' we lead in this space of community-based engagement around ...
The role of emotions on people's behaviour in emergencies
It is argued that positive emotions are likely to broaden people’s sense of options and to encourage them to consider various solutions while negative emotions are likely to narrow people’s focus and to restrict their sense ...
Reviewing Palliative Care Services: One Boring Story!
While undertaking an in-depth ethnographic research project to fulfill the reqiuirements of a PhD, I met a woman who I call Joan. Joan and seven other people with life limiting diagnoses became my research participants ...
New Zealand Deaf Mental Health: A risk to life
What are the existing deaf mental health and addiction services, the gaps and a proposed service model (Nationally Coordinated Deaf Mental Health and Addiction Service) developed by the Coalition of Deaf Mental Health ...
Walking the talk in social work education.
(Sydney University Press?, 2013)
This chapter focuses on the benefits and challenges of utilising social work values and principles when teaching, researching, evaluating and improving social work education. These values and principles are explored through ...
Children Witnessing Parental Violence: A Social Worker from Aotearoa/New Zealand Responds, response within Case study #1:Children witnessing parental violence
Social work within each national context is complex and multifaceted—Aotearoa/New Zealand (A/NZ) is no different. Social workers fulfill a vast array of roles ranging from care to control, from agent of the state to activist, ...
Our children, our choice: Priorities for policy.
(Child Poverty Action Group, 2014-06)
Children’s rights were invited late to the table of human rights’ discussions. Since the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCROC) in 1989, there has been growing recognition of the rights of even very ...
The role of emotions on people's behaviour in emergencies: Quantitative analysis
People with positive emotions can: fail to take a precautionary approach underestimate the probability of risks overestimate their likelihood of achieving desired outcomes.