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Dates for Courses Term 1 & 2, 2015

Term 1

Stepping Up – Thursday, 26 February, 5 March & 12 March, 2015.  For couples in a stepfamily or considering starting one.  This three week course explores the different dynamics in stepfamilies compared to nuclear families.
6.30 – 8.30pm – held…

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Research Project

Factors Associated with Emotional Welbeing in Parents and Stepparents

Attached is the Study description

Research proposal Danielle Bargh

Approval letter parent & stepparent wellbeing study

Szabo DanielleB Modification Approved – 158

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Making Families Happy

Heiress Films, a Sydney-based TV production company, are casting families for their next ABC series, Making Families Happy, and are hoping to include a stepfamily in the mix.  Essentially, they are looking for unhappy families, who’ll work through a series…

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“MyMob” Free Mobile App for Families – Media Release

Minister Marise Payne to launch Stepfamilies Australia’s fee mobile app for families at Powerhouse Museum with special guests Shelley Craft and Sally Collins.

Read the full media release: Stepfamilies_Australia_Releases_Free_Mobile_App_For_Families

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Stepmother Love by Sally Collins

Stepmother Love

Foreword by Margaret Howden, Co-founder of Stepfamilies Australia

ISBN: 9781922052964
RRP: $29.99

Available in any good bookshop and soon it can be ordered on our website too

Stepmother love … stories of hope and inspiration

I have written a book called Stepmother…

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