Research to strengthen communities

Published: Wednesday 5th October 2016

Aboriginal Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dr Fabri Blacklock talks about how her work with the ACU Institute of Positive Psychology and Education is helping to make a real difference for communities.

Dr Blacklock is based at ACU's Strathfield campus and she has been successful in obtaining multiple Australian Research Council (ARC) grants to support her work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander elders, adults and young people.

Watch as she explains how the power of positive psychology is being used to improve the lives of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and help them leverage their own resilience and build on their strengths.