Healing the past by nurturing the future

Image credit: Songs of Strength, Ink on paper, 2018, Shawana Andrews. A father, mother and child wearing possum skin cloaks and looking to the ancestors and past generations. The parents are connected with a songline which gives them strength. The stones below represent a strong foundation and the stitching on the cloaks represent the relational connectedness of Aboriginal people and worldview.

Promoting healing and change

Co-designing and implementing perinatal strategies for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents experiencing complex trauma

Project information

This project is funded by the Lowitja Institute CRC (2018), and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC GNT 114159) (2018-2022), the Ian Potter Foundation (2021-2023) and Medical Research Future Fund (2021-2025).