2017
DOI: 10.1002/anzf.1233
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‘Let's Talk About Children’: Investigating the Use of a Family‐focused Intervention in the Gambling Support Services Sector

Abstract: The family‐focused mental health intervention, ‘Let's Talk About Children,’ has positively influenced the lives of families affected by parental mental illness. This paper outlines the use of this brief, strengths‐based intervention for parents with gambling and other co‐occurring issues from the gamblers’ support services sector. Over a six‐month period, a training manual and accompanying resources were adapted for the gamblers’ support services sector and a targeted training session developed. Nine problem g… Show more

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“…To enable LTC to fit these cultures and populations, self-help booklets and the log were translated ( 25 , 26 , 38 , 45 ), and handouts were tailored for different settings (cancer, gambling) to guide discussions with children ( 13 , 34 ). The adapted material was documented as acceptable to parents in Australia and Japan ( 26 , 45 ).…”
Section: Resultsmentioning
confidence: 99%
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“…To enable LTC to fit these cultures and populations, self-help booklets and the log were translated ( 25 , 26 , 38 , 45 ), and handouts were tailored for different settings (cancer, gambling) to guide discussions with children ( 13 , 34 ). The adapted material was documented as acceptable to parents in Australia and Japan ( 26 , 45 ).…”
Section: Resultsmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…Organizational ownership with multiple levels of leadership and internal implementers is noted as vital for sustainability ( 35 , 39 , 40 , 42 ). Senior leadership in particular was identified as giving or needed to give authority and vision ( 34 , 35 , 40 , 42 ) while other leadership was important for integrating into practitioners' everyday work ( 39 , 42 ). Infrastructure identified as supporting implementation and LTC's continued use included training structures, data collection and feedback systems on parent numbers, training gaps and practitioners use, and integration into committee structures and policy ( 40 , 42 ).…”
Section: Resultsmentioning
confidence: 99%
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“…With a few exceptions, the literature has not focused on including children in treatment in spite of general awareness of the negative effects of parental gambling (Doussa et al, 2017). One possible explanation may be the limited focus of outcome goals mentioned above.…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 99%