Past Projects

Gender-based Violence in Inpatient Mental Health Units

Have you or someone you know experienced gender violence in a mental health unit as a female patient?

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Understanding the Impact of the Roadmap for Achieving Dignity without Restraint

Practical approaches to reduce the use of restrictive practices on people with disabilities within the disability service provider sector

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Private Rental Access Program

This project will examine what works, and what does not and for whom.

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Crime and Justice by Social Media

Examining the nature, influence and impact of citizens’ engagement with crime and justice via social media.

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Civilian Protection and the Use of Force in UN Peacekeeping Operations

United Nations peacekeepers are on the frontline of efforts to protect civilians from violence. More than 100 were killed in 2014.

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Sport and Recreation as a Setting for Prevention

A team effort: preventing violence against women through sport focuses on the work being undertaken in structured sport settings and by sporting organisations.

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EMO-FUNDETT PERSUASION

EMO-FUNDETT is a coordinate project funded by the Spanish Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad (FFI2013-47792-C2-1-P). Its main area of research is found within the field of linguistic discourse-pragmatic studies.

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Evaluation of Victoria Legal Aid’s Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) Program

Take part in our survey if you're a consumer or mental health professional and tell us how IMHA can improve their services.

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Mental Health and Supported Decision Making: Lived Experience and Family Carers’ Stories

A research project investigating the lived experience of severe mental health problems and supported decision-making (SDM) from multiple perspectives.

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Online Alcohol and Other Drug Counselling Encounters & Experiences

Interdisciplinary research program exploring client experiences of online alcohol and other drug counselling

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Preventing Gender-based Violence in Inpatient Mental Health Units

This project documents the experiences of gendered violence occurring in inpatient mental health units to inform service delivery policy and practice.

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National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (NCAS)

The NCAS is a national survey which collects vital information about Australians’ knowledge of, and attitudes and responses towards, violence against women, and their attitudes towards gender equality.

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Image-based Abuse: National Survey and Consultation Project

The research examines stakeholder and victim experiences of image-based abuse: the non-consensual distribution of nude or sexual imagery.

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Journey to Social Inclusion (J2SI): A randomised controlled trial

The aim of this four year randomised control study is to assess the effectiveness of the Journey to Social Inclusion program to break the cycle of chronic homelessness.

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Journeys Home: Longitudinal study of factors affecting housing stability

This is the first large-scale longitudinal study assessing a broad sample of Australians who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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Crime and Justice by Social Media: Citizen engagements with justice online

The way our society engages in public debate on key social and political issues has been dramatically transformed by the participation enabled by social media technologies.

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Responding to revenge pornography: The scope, nature and impacts of Australian laws

This project investigates this rapidly emerging social harm from the perspectives of key stakeholders (such as legal services, police and support agencies) as well as the experiences of victims of image-based sexual violence.

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The wartime comfort women of Japanese-occupied New Guinea, 1942-1945 (DECRA)

The Japanese military occupied New Guinea between 1942 and 1945 and established military brothels there, but whether or not New Guinean women were sexually enslaved is unknown.

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