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Introduction According to social researcher and demographer Mark McCrindle, there are nearly 4.6 million dads in Australia and the number of stay-at-home dads are on the increase with approximately 144,000 stay-at-home dads with dependent children in Australia in 2012 ( McCr...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Becoming-A-Father/Boston-College-The-New-
Dad-Right-At-Home
9/22/2015 4:22:28 PM
  Some people say like father like son. But I think they are wrong. Like father like daughter. I’m exactly like my Dad. Not in looks. In personality. We both like fishing and picnics.” Emma (Year 6).   Although this resource is from the UK, it can apply to any school s...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Father-Inclusive-Practice/DfES--Enga
ging-Fathers-Involving-Parents,-Raising-
3/17/2017 2:21:42 PM
  Men need time and space to formulate responses to personal questions...   An important aspect of improving men's health from a social perspective is to improve the ability of medical services to take into account circumstances in a man's life that may influence hea...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Communication-With-Men/Pre-Appointme
nt-Men-s-Health-Checklist
12/22/2011 12:02:42 PM
Introduction In England and Wales suicide is the leading cause of death in men aged 20-49. In 2012 in Australia 75% of suicides were male, making suicide the 10th leading cause of death (ABS 2012). A lot of effort is being made in Australia to reduce the number of male suic...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Mental-Health/Telegraph-Psychologists-Shou
ld-Lead-The-Way
7/7/2015 10:35:15 AM
  The Family Focus DVD and intervention promote dialogue about the illness...   The impacts of ongoing depression and anxiety are borne by the whole family. When parents suffer depression or anxiety, it creates an environment where children can sometimes blame themselv...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Depression/Family-Focus-Intervention-For-D
epression
10/2/2012 9:09:14 AM
  The Family Focus DVD and intervention promote dialogue about the illness...   The impacts of ongoing depression and anxiety are borne by the whole family. When parents suffer depression or anxiety, it creates an environment where children can sometimes blame themselv...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Men-s-Mental-Health/Family-Focus-Int
ervention-For-Depression
10/2/2012 9:09:14 AM
  [health] is the successful interaction/ relationship which individuals and communities have with their environment.   Salutogenesis and The Sense Of Coherence Professor Antonovsky was interested in the factors that keep people healthy in difficult to extreme circums...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Social-Determinants-of-Health/Salutoge
nesis
11/25/2014 9:35:28 AM
Studies show that qualities that make good fathers are not related to sexual orientation or gender. Factors that affect children's positive development and wellbeing include strong family relationships and the family's social and economic resources. The risk factors  associat...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Becoming-A-Father/Australian-Institute-Fa
mily
-Studies-Child-Family
10/19/2016 11:11:17 AM
  For men, a larger family network has a positive effect on his wellbeing...   It is relatively common knowledge that men and women need a solid social network as part of their ability of to maintain health and wellbeing.  Social inclusion is one of the listed Social ...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Friendships-Relationships/Family-Matte
rs-More-For-Mens-Well-Being
8/24/2012 3:14:25 PM
  These approaches can improve the way that men as partners and fathers work within the family setting...   Many service providers ask about the most effective ways to engage men, especially in family contexts where there is significant potential for positive outcomes...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Engaging-Men-In-Health/Introduction-
To
-Working-With-Men-And-Family
8/14/2012 3:34:42 PM
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