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Researcher: Harris, AJ (Mr Andrew Harris)

Fields of Research

Mental health services
Health services and systems
Sociology of migration, ethnicity and multiculturalism
Health counselling
Health promotion

Research Objectives

Health related to specific ethnic groups
Communication across languages and culture
Mental health
Rural and remote area health
Mental health services
Health protection and disaster response

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Accessing cultural expressions of 'Being' and trauma through phenomenological investigation with male African entrants to Tasmania, Australia; Health and well-being: A social and cultural perspective
Cycles of settlement: generating responsive health services for refugees in rural Australia; A Textbook of Australian Rural Health
Development of culturally appropriate counselling for African men in Tasmania: background and progress to date; Graduate Research Papers in Rural Health
Mapping mental health service in Tasmania - a geo-spatial distribution perspective; The 3rd ARCRNSISS National Conference
The Good Neighbour: strategies emerging from interviews with African men in Tasmania; Social Exclusion
West African refugee health in rural Australia:complex cultural factors that influence mental health; Rural and Remote Health

Research Projects

OzHelp Foundation Tasmanian External Evaluation

Research Candidate Supervision