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Members of the Lifespan Resilience Research Group work across a range of domains. detailed below is some of the publications and presentations that they have worked on over the past three years. This is not a complete list of the output of group members. Work that is not resilience based has been omitted.

2010 (and in press 2011)

Conference presentations

  • Brooks, D., Corkill, J., Pooley, J.A., Cohen, L., Ferguson., C,& Harms, C. (2010). National Security: A propositional study to develop resilience indicators as an aid to personnel vetting. Perth: Conference Proceedings of the 3rd Australian Security and Intelligence Conference, 30th November-2nd December 2010.
  • Harman, B., Robinson, K., & Cohen, L. (2010). Why mothers attend playgroup. Paper presented at the QEC2010 Conference, November, Melbourne.
  • Cohen, L., Pooley, J., Ferguson, C. Corkhill J., Brooks, D., (2010). The development and use of resilience indicators as an aid to National Security personnel vetting. Canberra: CEPS International Conference, 7 – 8th October.
  • Harman, B., Robinson, K., & Cohen, L. (2010). Teen mothers in Western Australia. Poster presented at the QEC2010 Conference, November, Melbourne
  • Harman, B., Cohen, L., Drake, D., Kaczmarek, E., Pooley, J., Guilfoyle, A., Ferguson, C., & Harms, C. (2010). Resilience and the Brain and Emotional Development Workshops. Paper presented at the QEC2010 Conference, November, Melbourne.
  • Harman, B., Cohen, L., Harms, C., Drake, D., Kaczmarek, E., Guilfoyle, A., Ferguson, C., & Pooley, J. (2009). Brain and Emotional Development in the Early Years Workshops. Poster and Discussion Group presented at the ARACY National Conference, September, Melbourne.
  • Cohen, L., Harman, B., Harms, C., Ferguson, C., Drake, D., Kaczmarek, E., Guilfoyle, A., Pooley, J., & (2009). The stories of CLAN WA clients: Living with and supporting a family member with mental illness. Paper presented at the Family Relationship Services Australia National Conference, November, Sydney.
  • Pooley, J.A., Brooks, D., Corkill, J., Cohen, L., Ferguson., C., & Harms, C. (2010). National Security: A propositional study to develop resilience Indicators as an aid to personnel vetting. Australian Security and Intelligence Conference Perth Dec 1-4.
  • Pooley, J.A., Brooks, D., Corkill, J., Cohen, L., Ferguson., C., & Harms, C. (2010). National Security: A propositional study to develop resilience Indicators as an aid to personnel vetting. ARC Centre of Excellence inPolicing and Security (CEPS), Canberra October 6-8.
  • Pooley, J. (2010). Posttraumatic growth and it relationship to resilience, wellbeing in the experience of stressful/adverse events in adults. The Australian Conference on Traumatic Stress, Sept 2-4th, Brisbane Australia.
  • Pooley, J.A., Cohen, L., Harms. C, & Ferguson, C. (2010). How do registered psychologists understand resilience Paper presented at the Pathways to Resilience II Conference, Halifax, Canada June 7-10.

Articles

  • Pooley, J.A., & Cohen, L. (in press) A team teaching approach to teaching undergraduate psychology. In Teaching Around the World (Vol 3) Edited by V. Karandashev. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Branch-Smith, C. & Pooley, J.A. (2010). An Exploration of Women Firefighters’ Experiences in the Western Australian Volunteer Bush Fire Service. Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 25(3), 12-22.
  • *Cohen, L., Ferguson, C., Harms, C., Pooley, J.A., & Tomlinson, S. (2011) Family systems and mental health issues: A resilience approach. Journal of Social Work Practice.
  • Ferguson, C., Cohen, L., Harms, C., Pooley, J.A., & Tomlinson, S. (In Press) Crime Prevention: The Role of Individual Resilience within the Family. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law.
  • Pooley, J.A. & Cohen, L., Ferguson, C., Harms, C., (2011, in press). Psychologists’ understanding of resilience: implications for the discipline of psychology and psychology practice. The Australian Psychologist.
  • Pooley, J.A. (In press). One Step Further. School and Community. In D. Western, L. Burton and R. Kowalski, Psychology: Australian and New Zealand 3rd Edition (p510). Milton, Queensland: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Pooley, J.A., Cohen, L. & O’Connor, M. (2010). Community Resilience: A Study of Communities Facing Impending Natural Disasters. Berlin: Lambert Academic Publishing.
  • Pooley, J.A. & Cohen, L. (2010). Resilience: A Definition in Context. Australian Community Psychologist, 22(1), 30-37.
  • Pooley, J.A., Cohen, L., & O’Connor, M. (2010). Bushfire Communities and Resilience: What can they tell us? Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 25(2), 33-39.

2009

  • Cohen, L., Sparrow, H., Chang, P., Pooley, J. (2007).Communities of scholarship: The challenges of collaboration, competition and community territory in higher education. Paper presented at the HERDSA Conference in Adelaide, South Australia, 8-11th July.
  • Cohen, L., Bunker, A., & Ellis, R. (2007). Exploring the role of unit coordinators: Paper presented at the HERDSA Conference in Adelaide, South Australia, 8-11th July.
  • Cohen, L., Bunker, A., & Ellis, R. (2007). Challenges to unit coordinators: Paper presented at the WA Teaching and Learning Forum, University of Western Australia, 30-31st January.
  • Cohen, L., Cooper, T., & Pooley, J.A. (2009 revised). Portfolio Writing for Psychology Students: How to make the best of your degree. Perth: Praxis Publications.
  • Ferguson, C.A., Cohen, L., Pooley, J., Harms, C., Harman, B., Kaczmerak, E., Drake, D., & Guilfoyle, A. (2009). The experience of resilience in at risk Families: Reflections of family members supportinga loved one undertaking risky behaviour and with mental health concerns. Poster Presentation. Fremantle, WA: ANZAPPL Conference, 27th – 29th November.
  • Harman, B, Cohen, L., Harms, C., Drake, D., Kaczmarek, E., Guilfoyle, A. & Pooley, J.A. (2009). Brain and Emotional Development in the Early Years Workshops. Poster presentation at Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) Conference. 2 – 4 September, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA.
  • Harman, B., Pooley, J.A., Munro, B., Cohen, L., Kint, E., O’Bryan, K.L., & Nowicki, A. (2009). Resilience across the lifespan. Symposium presented at the 11th Trans-Tasman Community Psychology conference, Fremantle, Western Australia from 15-17 July.
  • Harman, B., Cohen, L., Harms, C., Ferguson, C., Drake, D., Kaczmarek, E., Guilfoyle, A., Pooley, J., & (2009). The stories of CLAN WA clients: Living with and supporting a family member with mental illness. Paper presented at the Family Relationship Services Australia National Conference, November, Sydney.
  • Harman, B., Cohen, L., Kaczmarek, E., Guilfoyle, A., Pooley, J., Ferguson, C., Harms, C., & Drake, D. (2009). Using the “Brain and Emotional Development in the Early Years Workshops” to promote resilience and reduce risk in families. Paper presented at the Family Relationship Services Australia National Conference, November, Sydney.
  • Kaczmarek, E.A. and Sibbel, A. M., (2009). The psychosocial well being of children from Fly in/ fly out mining families. Journal of Community, Work and Family, 11, 297-312.
  • Munro, B. & Pooley, J.A. (2009). Differences in Resilience and University Adjustment between School Leaver and Mature Entry University Students. Australian Community Psychologist, 21(1), 50-61.

2008

  • Cohen, L., Chang, P., & Pooley, J.A. (2008). Responding to student feedback and modifying delivery. Paper presented at the Psychology Learning and Teaching Conference (PLAT 2008) at University of Bath, UK.
  • Cohen, L., & Harman, B. (2008). Evaluation of the Parent Link Programme. Paper presented at the EDU-COM International Conference, Khon Kaen University, Thailand, 19-23rd November.
  • Cohen,.L., Chang., P., Pooley, J.A., & Pike, L. (2008). A holistic approach to establishing an effective learning environment. Journal of Learning and Teaching in Psychology.
  • Pike, L.T Cohen, L., & Pooley, J.A. (2008). Australian Approaches to Understanding and Building Resilience in At Risk Populations. In Resilience in Children and Youth, Linda Liebenberg and Michael Unger (Eds), Toronto Press.

2007

  • Cohen, L., Sparrow, H., Chang, P., Pooley, J. (2007).Communities of scholarship: The challenges of collaboration, competition and community territory in higher education. Paper presented at the HERDSA Conference in Adelaide, South Australia, 8-11th July.
  • Cohen, L., Bunker, A., & Ellis, R. (2007). Exploring the role of unit coordinators: Paper presented at the HERDSA Conference in Adelaide, South Australia, 8-11th July.
  • Cohen, L., Bunker, A., & Ellis, R. (2007). Challenges to unit coordinators: Paper presented at the WA Teaching and Learning Forum, University of Western Australia, 30-31st January.

2006

  • Cohen, L., Pooley, J.A., & Pike,L. (2006). The Talk program: An example of an innovative, collaborative community based intervention in an educational setting. Paper presented at the EDU-COM International Conference, Khon Kaen University, Thailand, 22-24th November.
  • Cohen, L., & Pooley, J.A. (2006). Strategies for successful learning and teaching: A team approach. Paper presented at the Australian Psychological Society Conference in New Zealand, 26-30th September.
  • Cohen, L., Chang, P., Pooley, J.A., & Pike, L. (2006). Essentials of effective teaching in psychology: What we've learned through practical curriculum reform. Paper presented at the Psychology Learning and Teaching Conference (PLAT 2006) at St Johns College York.
  • Cohen, L., Pike, L., & Pooley, J.A. (2006). The TALK Program: An intervention program for primary school children. Paper presented at the International Community Psychology Conference, University of Puerto Rico, 8-10th June.
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