transgenerational and Intergenerational Trauma

Discuss some possible causes and effects of trauma, especially in the context of the Stolen Generation. How would you best support clients, families, or communities in this situation.

readings

• Dudgeon, P., Milroy, Helen, Walker, Roz, Australia. Department of the Prime Minister Cabinet, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, & Kulunga Research Network. (2014). Working together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice (2nd ed.).
Chapter 17: Addressing Individual and Community Transgenerational Trauma, pp. 289 – 306.
Chapter 21: Understanding the lives of Aboriginal Children and Families, pp. 373 – 382.
Chapter 29: The Marumali Program: Healing for Stolen Generation, pp. 493 – 508.
• Wilson, A.M., Magarey, A.M., Jones, M., O’Donnell, K. and J Kelly, J. (2015). Attitudes and characteristics of health professionals working in Aboriginal health. Rural and Remote Health. 15: 2739, pp 1-14.
• Why me? : stolen generations, Rick Cavaggion filmmaker.; Martin Gordon filmmaker.; Ronin Films production company; Kanopy (Firm) distributor :2007 (in library via Kanopy Streaming Video)
• Dudgeon, P., Milroy, Helen, Walker, Roz, Australia. Department of the Prime Minister Cabinet, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, & Kulunga Research Network. (2014). Working together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice (2nd ed.).
Chapter 1: Aboriginal Social, Cultural and Historical Contexts
Chapter 2: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health; Overview

• Davis, A., & Gentlewarrior, S. (2015). White Privilege and Clinical Social Work Practice: Reflections and Recommendations. Journal of Progressive Human Services, 26(3), 191-208.
• Sherwood, J. (2013). Colonisation – It’s bad for your health: The context of Aboriginal health. Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Nursing Profession, 46(1), 28-40.
• Walter, M., Taylor, S., & Habibis, D. (2011). How white is social work in Australia? Australian Social Work, 64(1), 6-19.Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Nursing Profession, 46(1), 28-40.