Media

In the media

29 October 2016:
Young people reluctant to report sexual abuse, royal commission research finds (external link)
ABC Online article, featuring Dr Tim Moore.

9 September 2016:
How schools can make their students feel safer (external link)
The Educator article, featuring Dr Tim Moore.

8 September 2016:
An alarming number of kids feel uneasy talking to adults about safety (external link)
Huffington Post article featuring Dr Tim Moore.

7 September 2016:
Report calls for greater focus on child safety concerns (external link)
Radio Interview with Dr Tim Moore on ABC Radio National Drive.

Students don't trust schools to protect them from abusers (external link)
Sydney Morning Herald article featuring Dr Tim Moore.

Survey shows children's abuse concerns (external link)
Radio Interview with Prof Morag McArthur on ABC PM with Mark Colvin.

27 April 2016:
ACT Government commits to Institute for Child Protection Studies until 2021 (external link)
Canberra Times article regarding a 5 year funding agreement from the ACT Community Services Directorate. Republished in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald.

27 April 2016:
Interview with Prof Morag McArthur regarding the extension of CSD funding until 2021 (external link)
Radio interview with Genevieve Jacobs on 666 ABC.

14 April 2016:
Canberra churchgoers seek training to stop child sexual abuse (external link)
ABC Canberra News Article featuring Dr Tim Moore.

4 April 2016:
Interview with Dr Stephanie Taplin regarding treatment for substance using mothers (external link)
Lateline television interview with Emma Alberici.

10 October 2015:
Role reversal: when children become the carers (external link)
Sydney Morning Herald article in 'Good Weekend', featuring Dr Tim Moore.

18 August 2015:
What do children and young people have to say about safety in institutions? (external link)
Opinion piece in The Conversation, by Dr Tim Moore, Prof Morag McArthur and Erin Barry.
Republished on Parenthub on 8 September 2015.

17 August 2015:
Kids' 'gut feelings' about creepy adults invaluable in detecting pedophiles
The Australian article by Natasha Bita, regarding the launch of ICPS report on Kids' Safety.

4 August 2015:
Australian children say adults need to listen to their concerns about safety
ABC Interview with Tim Moore regarding the release of the ICPS report on Kids' Safety.

1 July 2015:
More support needed for pregnant women who use alcohol, drugs: ACU report
The Age article by Megan Gorrey, featuring Assoc Prof Stephanie Taplin and the project examining the outcomes of identifying AOD use during pregnancy on women, their children and partners.
Also published in the Sydney Morning Herald and Canberra Times (in print).

17 April 2015:
Adoption has a role in child protection but it's no panacea (external link)
Opinion piece in The Conversation, by Assoc Prof Stephanie Taplin.

29 October 2014:
Foster parents need more support to care for vulnerable children (external link)
Opinion piece in The Conversation, by Prof Morag McArthur and Erin Barry.

5 December 2013:
Prisoners' children are 'forgotten victims' (external link)
Canberra Times article by Fleta Page, featuring Vicky Saunders and the ICPS forum held on 3 December regarding children of prisoners in the ACT.

30 November 2013:
Child protection is a community responsibility (external link)
Canberra Times article by Peter Jean, about the Institute of Child Protection Studies.

26 November 2013:
Itching for a fight: The motives behind alcohol-fuelled violence (external link)
Opinion piece in The Conversation, by Dr Justin Barker and Erin Barry.

31 October 2013:
Children of prisoners need more support (external link)
Canberra Times article by Peter Jean, featuring Vicky Saunders and the Children of Prisoners project.

Children of prisoners lack support (external link)
ABC News article by Louise Willis, featuring Vicky Saunders and the Children of Prisoners project.

3 July 2013:
Study to improve relationships between birth parents, children (external link)
ABC News Article regarding the ARC Linkage Grant awarded to ICPS.

1 February 2013:
Abused Need Long-Term Help (external link)
Canberra Times article by Megan Doherty, featuring Debbie Noble-Carr and the Identity and Meaning in Vulnerable Young People Project.

17 October 2012:
Taking the Big Stick to Single Parents is Not the Answer (external link)
Opinion piece in The Conversation, by Prof Morag McArthur and Erin Barry.

Media releases

26 October 2016:
Children to be seen and heard at national symposium about child safety (PDF, 388KB)

7 September 2016:
Children need adults to pay attention when they raise concerns about safety (PDF, 357KB)

27 April 2016:
Institute of Child Protection Studies partnership with ACT Government bridges the divide between research and practice (PDF, 219KB)

12 August 2015:
National Children's Commissioner to launch report on children's safety (PDF, 295KB)
Find out more about this project and access the report.

4 August 2015:
National survey seeks young people's views on personal safety (PDF, 315KB)
Find out more about this project and the related report.

30 June 2015:
More support for substance-using pregnant women needed (PDF,  1MB)
Find out more about this project and access the report.

26 November 2014:
Celebrating 10 Years of the Institute of Child Protection Studies (PDF, 227KB)
Find out more about the event and access the keynote speech.

21 November 2014
Seminar: Children and Young People's Experiences of Family (PDF, 215KB)
Find out more about this seminar and access the seminar recording.

3 December 2013:
Forum: Children of Prisoners in the ACT (PDF, 211KB)
Find out more about the Children of Prisoners project.

27 November 2013:
Symposium on Research with Children and Young People (PDF, 327KB)

31 October 2013:
Supporting children of prisoners in the ACT: Program and report launch (PDF, 334KB)
Joint media release between ICPS and SHINE for Kids.
Find out more about the Children of Prisoners project.

31 July 2013:
Children of Prisoners: An often invisible group (PDF, 327KB)
Find out more about the Children of Prisoners project.

3 July 2013:
Half-million dollar ARC grant for ACU's Institute for Child Protection Studies (PDF, 114KB)

16 April 2013:
Research Report Launch: Me, Myself and I: Identity and meaning for vulnerable young people (PDF, 341KB)

Find out more about the Identity and Meaning in Vulnerable Young People project.

3 September 2012:
More Than Just Me, Supporting Fathers who are Homeless (PDF, 312KB)
Joint media release between ICPS and Hanover Welfare Services.
Find out more about the Supporting Homeless Fathers project.