Karen Block

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi 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
  2. doi request reprint Mental Health Following Separation in a Disaster: The Role of Attachment
    H Colin Gallagher
    Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 29:56-64. 2016
  3. doi 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. doi request reprint Psychological outcomes following the Victorian Black Saturday bushfires
    Richard A Bryant
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Emergency Services, Australian Red Cross, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:634-43. 2014
  5. doi request reprint The role of anger and ongoing stressors in mental health following a natural disaster
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 49:706-13. 2015
  6. 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
  7. 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

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Publications7

  1. doi 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...
  2. doi request reprint Mental Health Following Separation in a Disaster: The Role of Attachment
    H Colin Gallagher
    Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 29:56-64. 2016
    ..06 vs. b = 0.22). These results suggest that attachment anxiety amplifies a negative reaction to separation; meanwhile, for avoidant individuals, separation in times of danger may facilitate defensive cognitive processes. ..
  3. doi 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. doi request reprint Psychological outcomes following the Victorian Black Saturday bushfires
    Richard A Bryant
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Emergency Services, Australian Red Cross, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:634-43. 2014
    ..We aimed to map the prevalence and predictors of psychological outcomes in affected communities 3-4 years after the Black Saturday bushfires in the state of Victoria, Australia...
  5. doi request reprint The role of anger and ongoing stressors in mental health following a natural disaster
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 49:706-13. 2015
    ....
  6. 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...
  7. 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...