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Browsing Claiming Spaces: Proceedings of the 2007 National Maori and Pacific Psychologies Symposium by Title

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Browsing Claiming Spaces: Proceedings of the 2007 National Maori and Pacific Psychologies Symposium by Title

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  • Bennett, Simon T.; Flett, Ross A.; Babbage, Duncan R. (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    A semistructured cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) programme for depression was adapted for use with Maori adult clients with depression. Adaptations were developed in consultation with an advisory group consisting of ...
  • Loto, Robert (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    News media contain a multitude of images of Pacific peoples and health. This paper presents findings from a social psychological study of audience responses to such images. Two Pacific and two Palagi groups took part in ...
  • Webb, Mate; Jones, David Trevor (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    The problem of child sex abuse is prevalent across all segments of society, and Maori, unfortunately, are overrepresented in this problem. In the total prison population of 6591, 13.6% are identified as child sex offenders. ...
  • Levy, Michelle Patricia; Amuketi, Tamati; Lane, Catherine (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    From its inception, the Psychology Department at the University of Waikato has had a focus on issues of culture, particularly those of relevance for Maori, with these early foundations laid by Emeritus Professor James ...
  • Berryman, Mere; Bateman, Sonja (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    The time has come for indigenous, specifically Māori psychologies, to move from the margins, and claim legitimate space within the discipline of psychology (MPRU, 2007). Phinney and Rotheram (1987) argue that there are ...
  • Hickey, Huhana (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Identity is a shifting paradigm because of the constant movement between identities throughout our lives, depending on the context within which we are identifying ourselves. Once we identify, we place ourselves within a ...
  • Penehira, Mera; Doherty, Lyn; Gray, Aroha; Spark, Elaine (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Ohomairangi Trust was established as a provider of early intervention services in February 2002. It is funded and accredited by the Ministry of Education, and is the first Kaupapa Maaori based early intervention service ...
  • Levy, Michelle Patricia; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Masters, Bridgette; Rua, Mohi; Waitoki, Waikaremoana (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    This is the full conference proceedings of Claiming Spaces: Proceedings of the 2007 National Maori and Pacific Psychologies Symposium 23rd-24th November 2007.
  • Sawrey, Richard; Tarabe, Akanisi; Love, Catherine; Berryman, Mere; Ruwhiu, Leland; Olo-Whangaa, Epenesa; Faleafa, Monique (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    The closing session of the symposium was a plenary session in which invited speakers were asked to make brief critical and reflective comment on the symposium theme and future directions regarding Māori and Pacific psychologies.
  • Tarabe, Akanisi; Naisilisili, Sereima (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Creating meaningfulness in an unstable, confusing environment can redirect one to sift through the chaos for the very basic, forgotten things in order to make sense of the world one lives in. This paper represents a process ...
  • Te Hiwi, Erika (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    In 2004, when Don Brash –then leader of the National Party, hit the headlines with his controversial ‘Orewa’ speech, so-called ‘mainstream’ New Zealanders, felt that at last they had their hero. Brash articulated what this ...
  • Karapu, Rolinda; Haimona, Mark; Takurua, Nātana (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Aotearoa has some of the most extensive and beautiful waterways in the world. The seas, rivers, beaches, and lakes provide endless opportunities for Māori to enjoy water activities, such as gathering kai, swimming, hoe ...
  • Arun, Natalie M. (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Intrigued by the existence of societies outside that of the human population, scientists have ventured to study social aggregations within insects to seek insights on effective colonizing. The most popular of these social ...
  • Cargo, Tania (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) has been shown to be an effective therapeutic intervention for a variety of psychological difficulties for children and youth (Barrett, Healey-Farrell, March, 2004; Stulemeijer, de Jong, ...
  • Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree; Hodgetts, Darrin; Chamberlain, Kerry; Radley, Alan; Nikora, Linda Waimarie; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth; Nabalarua, Eci (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Homelessness is a pressing and increasingly visible concern in New Zealand. Many people sleeping rough are male and of Maori or Pacific descent. This research focuses on understanding the nature of resilience through the ...
  • Tamatea, Armon J. (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    ‘War, in fact, can be seen as a process of achieving equilibrium among unequal technologies’ (McLuhan, 1964) We are at war. As Western science and its accompanying technology expands the frontiers of knowledge at an ...
  • Thompson, Keri; Barnett, Alison Reremoana (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Pou Tuia Rangahau is a unique community based research unit based within a kaupapa Māori organisation. Kaupapa Māori methodologies are utilised, with the importance of these methodologies being that Māori are defining the ...
  • Houkamau, Carla Anne (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Two questions which continue to absorb Western social psychological researchers are: What is the ‘self’? And ‘What is identity in relation to self?’ At the NMPPS this year this Dr. Love’s keynote threw these matters into ...
  • Wharewera-Mika, Julie (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    There are many possible explanations for the pattern of Maori overrepresentation in mental health acute services. This research project focuses on how services can optimally meet the needs of Maori to improve outcomes. ...
  • Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia; Rua, Mohi; Nikora, Linda Waimarie (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Moko colours the lives, and the skins, of all the people involved in the making of this book “Mau Moko”, which began as the Marsden project, “Ta Moko – Culture, Body Modification, and the Psychology of Identity”, 2001-2005. ...