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Congratulations to Professor Terryann Clark (TC) (Ngā uri o Ngāpuhi)

Terryann Clark (TC) (Ngā uri o Ngāpuhi)  has been appointed to the Cure Kids Chair in Youth and Adolescent Mental Health. TC has a background as an adolescent nurse specialist and researcher with a passionate interest in equity for tamariki and taitamariki Māori. She...

School Based Health Services Enhancements Programme Update

Professor Terryann Clark co-chairs Te Tatau Kitenga (advisory group for Te Whatu Ora) with Dr Bridget Farrant in a project that aims to enhance the current school-based health services. The programmes will enhance school-based health services (SBHS) in secondary...

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A new model for “Positive Ageing”

A new model for “Positive Ageing”

A new model for “positive ageing” developed by PhD student Tessa Pocock has just been published in Kōtuitui: New Zealand Journal of Social Sciences Online. In this review, Tessa synthesised 75 articles and developed a multidimensional and holistic approach to understanding positive ageing. The model illustrates the range of unique factors which contribute to the health and well-being of older adults. Download the article for free here:

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