Real-life Examples of Promising Practice

The examples of promising practice showcased here are a selection of those services reviewed for the Help-Seeking Project. They were selected by the reference group of Indigenous psychologists as those which clearly demonstrate how the 'promising practice principles' can be put into practice. The selection is by no means exhaustive but is intended to provide a brief snapshot of promising and varied work that is taking place around Australia. The headings reflect the main types of service listed in the Find a Health Service database.

General counselling services

Stolen Generations counselling

Family violence services (for both women and men)

Support services for those with a mental illness or suicide risk

Child and family services

Drug and alcohol services

Adapted mainstream examples