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Curtin University
National Drug Research Institute

Preventing Harmful Drug Use In Australia

NDRI staff member


Ms Margaret O'Connell

Research Fellow

Telephone:
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Email:

61 (0)8 9266 4145
61 (0)8 9266 1611
margaret.oconnell@curtin.edu.au

Introduction

Current projects

  • Looking Forward - Moving Forward Project: Transforming systems to improve mental health and drug and alcohol outcomes for Aboriginal peoples Details

Publications

Wright, M., Lin, A. and O'Connell, M. (2016). Humility, inquisitiveness, and openness: key attributes for meaningful engagement with Nyoongar people. Advances in Mental Health, 14, (2), pp. 82-95. DOI: 10.1080/18387357.2016.1173516 [RJ1228] Paper

Wright, M. and O'Connell, M. (2015). Negotiating the right path: Working together to effect change in healthcare service provision to Aboriginal peoples. Action Learning Action Research Journal, 21, (1). [RJ1158] Paper

Wright, M. and O'Connell, M. (2015). Working together makes us stronger: Mindful practices in mental health and drug and alcohol service provision to better support Nyoongar families. New Community, 13, (3), pp. 5-6. [RJ1211] Paper

Wright, M., Lin, A. and O'Connell, M. (2015). Commentary on Black et al., a systematic review: Identifying the prevalence rates of psychiatric disorder in Australia’s Indigenous populations. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 49, (11), pp. 1062-1063. DOI: 10.1177/0004867415604370 [RJ1157] Paper

Wright, M., Culbong, M., O'Connell, M., Jones, T. and Ford, D. (2014). Weaving the narratives of relationship in community participatory research. New Community, (43). pp. 8-14. [RJ1214] Paper

Non-NDRI Publications

Wright, M., Culbong, M., Jones, T., O'Connell, M. and Ford, D. (2013). Making a difference: Engaging both hearts and minds in research practice. Action Learning Action Research Journal, 19, (1), pp. 36-61. [RJ]