Karen Block

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Beyond Bushfires: Community, Resilience and Recovery - a longitudinal mixed method study of the medium to long term impacts of bushfires on mental health and social connectedness
    Lisa Gibbs
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, University of Melbourne, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1036. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Growing community: the impact of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program on the social and learning environment in primary schools
    Karen Block
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 39:419-32. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Expanding children's food experiences: the impact of a school-based kitchen garden program
    Lisa Gibbs
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:137-46. 2013
  4. pmc Accessing maternal and child health services in Melbourne, Australia: reflections from refugee families and service providers
    Elisha Riggs
    The Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The McCaughey Centre, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:117. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Beyond Bushfires: Community, Resilience and Recovery - a longitudinal mixed method study of the medium to long term impacts of bushfires on mental health and social connectedness
    Lisa Gibbs
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, University of Melbourne, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1036. 2013
    ..In order to progress future preparedness, response and recovery, it is crucial to measure and understand the impact of disasters at both individual and community levels...
  2. ncbi request reprint Growing community: the impact of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program on the social and learning environment in primary schools
    Karen Block
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 39:419-32. 2012
    ..In this analysis, quantitative findings failed to support findings from the primary analysis. Limitations as well as benefits of a mixed-methods approach to evaluation of complex community interventions are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Expanding children's food experiences: the impact of a school-based kitchen garden program
    Lisa Gibbs
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:137-46. 2013
    ..Evaluate achievement of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program in increasing child appreciation of diverse, healthy foods...
  4. pmc Accessing maternal and child health services in Melbourne, Australia: reflections from refugee families and service providers
    Elisha Riggs
    The Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The McCaughey Centre, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:117. 2012
    ..This study aims to explore experiences of using MCH services, from the perspective of families from refugee backgrounds and service providers...