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Researcher: Harris, MW (Dr Martin Harris)

Fields of Research

Mental Health
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators
Health Promotion
Health and Community Services
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Specialist Studies in Education
Health Policy
Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
Social and Community Psychology
Rural Sociology
Primary Health Care
Continuing and Community Education
Educational Counselling
Educational Administration, Management and Leadership

Research Objectives

Mental Health
Workforce Transition and Employment
Mental Health Services
Child Health
Rural Health
Health and Support Services
Behaviour and Health
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health Status and Outcomes
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
School/Institution Community and Environment
Learner Development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A New Conception of Thriving; Enabling Education National Conference
A promising career? The thriving transition cycle; International Journal of Sports Science
Challenges to student transition in allied health undergraduate education in the Australian rural and remote context: a synthesis of barriers and enablers; Rural and Remote Health
Intentional self-harm and suicidal behaviour in children
Iím not supposed to be here: The unsettling transition to Higher Education; 17th International FYHE Conference 2014
Not at imminent risk: a systematic literature review; Crisis
Not if, but how: Suicide Prevention in Schools; The National Suicide Prevention Conference 2015
On the Line
Putting students first: Thriving in Transitions; 4th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium
Ready, willing and able to have THAT conversation: A conversation for life; 15th International Mental Health Conference
Rural Art Roadshow: a travelling art exhibition to promote mental health in rural and remote communities; Arts & Health
Senate Select Committee on Health
Spaces between places; 13th National Rural Health Conference
Thriving in the challenge of geographical dislocation: a case study of elite Australian footballers; International Journal of Sports Science
Thriving in Transition Project Directions; 'Design for Student Success' - First Year in Higher Education (FYHE) Conference 2011
Thriving in transition: A model for student support in the transition to Australian higher education
Thriving in Transition: An examination of mental health issues of wellbeing in periods of geographic dislocation; Sport & Society Conference

Research Projects

Thriving in Transition; Office for Learning & Teaching (OLT)
'headspace' Northern Tasmania Evaluation
OzHelp Foundation Tasmanian External Evaluation
OzHelp Suicide Prevention Strategy

Research Candidate Supervision