Belle Glaskin - Non-practicing

Qualifications

Master of Psychology (Clinical) - Curtin University of Technology.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) - University of Western Australia

Professional Experience

Belle has worked with Aboriginal people in a variety of roles, within government including, not for profit and private sector, including Canning Division of General Practice; Active Response Bereavement Outreach; Indigenous Psychological Services; Department of Corrective Services; Indigenous Tutoring Assistance Scheme; Yirra Drug & Alcohol Youth Residential Program. 

Areas of Interest / Expertise

Belle is interested in trauma-informed care, culturally- informed care, integenerational trauma, mental health, social and emotional wellbeing, resiliency, grief and loss.

Recent Publications

Kelly, K., Dudgeon, P., Gee, G. & Glaskin, B. (In press) Living on the Edge: Social and Emotional Wellbeing and Risk and Protective Factors for Serious Psychological Distress among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, Discussion Paper No. 10, Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health, Darwin. 

Zubrick, S., Dudgeon, P., Gee, G., Glaskin, B., Kelly, K., Paradies, Y., Scrine, C. & Walker, R. (In press) ‘Social Determinants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social and Emotional Wellbeing’. Chapter 6 in Working Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Wellbeing Principles and Practice. Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Department of Ageing: Canberra.

Silburn, S., Glaskin, B., Henry D. & Drew, N. (In press) ‘Preventing Suicide Among Indigenous Australians’. Chapter 7 in Working Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Wellbeing Principles and Practice. Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Department of Ageing: Canberra.

Ugle, K., Glaskin, B., Dudgeon, P., and Hillman, S. (2009). Discussion Paper on a Statewide Aboriginal Suicide Postvention Project. Perth: Active Response Bereavement Outreach.

Current Research Activities

None at present.