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Title: 'Young Men Being Real': Perceptions and Responsibilities of the Peer Educators in Alive and Kicking Goals!
Contributor(s): Sibosado, Joshua (author); McKay, Kathryn  (author); Tighe, Joe (author); Maple, Myfanwy  (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2012
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/14205
Abstract: In the Kimberley region of northern-Western Australia, suicide is an issue which not only deeply impacts upon many communities but also requires prevention initiatives appropriate to its unique cultures and place. Alive & Kicking Goals! (AKG) is a community-based and community-driven grass-roots suicide awareness and prevention program. One of AKG's strengths is its Peer Educators - young Aboriginal men and women who run workshops grounded in their own positively-framed and local DVD.
Publication Type: Conference Publication
Conference Details: The Annual National Suicide Prevention Conference 2012 - Innovation in Suicide Prevention: Bringing It Together, Sydney, Australia, 11th - 12th October, 2012
Source of Publication: Post-Conference Program: The Annual National Suicide Prevention Conference 2012, p. 46-47
Publisher: Suicide Prevention Australia
Place of Publication: online
Field of Research (FOR): 111714 Mental Health
111708 Health and Community Services
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO): 920410 Mental Health
HERDC Category Description: E3 Extract of Scholarly Conference Publication
Other Links: http://suicidepreventionaust.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/2012-Post-Conference-Program.pdf
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