Understanding Children and Young People's Experiences of Separation and Divorce


Prof Morag McArthur, Dr Gail Winkworth, Vicky Saunders, Dr Tim Moore

Funding Source:

Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs


This research project aimed to scope the boundaries and possible methodologies of future research with children and young people regarding their experience of separation and divorce in ways that enabled children to participate directly in a sensitive, ethical and effective manner.


Institute of Child Protection Studies. (2009). Separation and divorce: Researching with Children. Literature Review. Canberra: Institute of Child Protection Studies, ACU.