Publications

Journal Publications

2018

McRae-Williams, E., Yamaguchi, J., Wilson, B., Schultz, R., Abbott, T., & Cairney, S. (2018). Interplay Wellbeing Framework: Community Perspectives on Working Together for Effective Service Delivery in Remote Aboriginal Communities . The International Indigenous Policy Journal, 9 (1).

Wilson, B., Abbott, T., Quinn, S., Guenther, J., McRae-Williams, E., & Cairney, S. (2018). Interplay Wellbeing Framework: Empowerment the key to improved education and employment outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote Australia.   Educational Research for Policy and Practice, 1-9 .  https://doi.org/10.1017/jie.2018.2

2017

Cairney, S., Abbott, T., Quinn, S., Yamaguchi, J., Wilson, B., & Wakerman, J. (2017). Interplay Wellbeing Framework: a collaborative methodology “bringing together stories and numbers” to quantify Aboriginal cultural values in remote Australia.   International Journal for Equity in Health, 16 (1), 1–33.

Crossin, R., Cairney, S., Lawrence, A. J., & Duncan, J. R. (2017). Adolescent inhalant abuse leads to other drug use and impaired growth; implications for diagnosis.   Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 41 (1), 99–104. http://doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12595

Eccles, K., Cairney, S., Abbott, T., & Wilson, B. (2017). “Exploring Wellbeing within Wunan”s Financial Counselling, Capability and Resilience Hub - Applying the Interplay Wellbeing Framework’ .

Schultz, R., & Cairney, S. (2017). Caring for country and the health of aboriginal and torres strait Islander Australians.   Medical Journal of Australia, 207 (1), 8–10. http://doi.org/10.5694/mja16.00687

Wilson, B., Quinn, S. J., Abbott, T., & Cairney, S. (2017). The role of Aboriginal literacy in improving English literacy in remote Aboriginal communities: an empirical systems analysis with the Interplay Wellbeing Framework . Educational Research for Policy and Practice, 1–13. http://doi.org/10.1007/s10671-017-9217-z

2016

Wilson, B., Guenther, J., & Cairney, S. (2016). The Role of Education in the Wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from Remote Communities [ Review ]. Australian Journal of Indigenous Issues, 19 (3), 1–20.

2015

Cairney, S., Abbott, T., & Wilson, B. (2015). The Interplay Wellbeing Framework and its use of social and cultural indicators to assess the wellbeing impacts of Aboriginal Ranger programs in WA and NT. In People, Parks and Wellbeing Conference, Government of South Australia and National Parks South Australia. 14 August.  Adelaide.

Cairney, S., Abbott, T., & Yamaguchi, J. (2015). Study protocol: the Interplay Wellbeing Framework and methodology to assess wellbeing in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote Australia .   CRC-REP Working Paper CW024. Ninti One Limited . Alice Springs.

Cairney, S., Abbott, T., Wilson, B., & Quinn, S. (2015). Social and culture indicators from the Interplay Wellbeing Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote Australia. In The Australia New Zealand Society for Ecological Economies Conference -Thriving Through Transformation – Local to Global Sustainability. 19-23 October . Armidale.

2014

Abbott, T., & Cairney, S. (2014). Collaboration and capacity development through the employment of Aboriginal community-based researchers: examples from the Interplay project. Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues, 17 (4), 164–167.

Cairney, S., & Abbott, T. (2014). Aboriginal wellbeing in a “red dirt economy.” Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues, 17 (4), 11–30.

Cairney, S., & Race, D. (2014). Speaking in Two worlds : An Integrated Conceptual Framework to Enhance Understanding across Cultures. Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues, 17 (4), 152–157.

Dingwall, K. M., Lindeman, M. A., & Cairney, S. (2014). “You’ve got to make it relevant”: barriers and ways forward for assessing cognition in Aboriginal clients.   BMC Psychology, 2 (1), 13. http://doi.org/10.1186/2050-7283-2-13

2013

Cairney, S., O’ Connor, N., Dingwall, K. M., Maruff, P., Shafiq-Antonacci, R., Currie, J., & Currie, B. J. (2013). A prospective study of neurocognitive changes 15 years after chronic inhalant abuse.   Addiction, 108 (6), 1107–1114. http://doi.org/10.1111/add.12124

Nguyen, O., & Cairney, S. (2013). Literature review of the interplay between education, employment, health and wellbeing for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote areas: working towards an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wellbeing framework . CRC-REP Working Paper CW013 . Alice Springs: Ninti One Limited.

2011

Dingwall, K. M., & Cairney, S. (2011). Recovery from central nervous system changes following volatile substance misuse. Substance Use and Misuse, 46 (SUPPL. 1), 73–83. http://doi.org/10.3109/10826084.2011.580221

Dingwall, K. M., Maruff, P., & Cairney, S. (2011). Neuropsychological problems and alcohol availability appear to be key factors in continued heavy alcohol use by Aboriginal Australians. Medical Journal of Australia, 194 (1), 50–51. http://doi.org/letters_030111_fm-5 [pii]

Dingwall, K. M., Maruff, P., & Cairney, S. (2011). Similar profile of cognitive impairment and recovery for Aboriginal Australians in treatment for episodic or chronic alcohol use. Addiction, 106 (8), 1419–1426. http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2011.03434.x

Dingwall, K. M., Maruff, P., Fredrickson, A., & Cairney, S. (2011). Cognitive recovery during and after treatment for volatile solvent abuse. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 118 (2–3), 180–185. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2011.03.017

Jamieson, L., Paradies, Y., Gunthorpe, W., Cairney, S., & Sayers, S. (2011). Oral health and social and emotional well-being in a birth cohort of Aboriginal Australian young adults. Bmc Public Health, 11, 656. http://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-11-656

Priest, N. C., Paradies, Y. C., Gunthorpe, W., Cairney, S., & Sayers, S. M. (2011). Racism as a determinant of social and emotional wellbeing for Aboriginal Australian youth. Medical Journal of Australia, 194 (10), 546–550

2010

Dingwall, K. M., & Cairney, S. (2010). Psychological and cognitive assessment of Indigenous Australians. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 44 (1), 20–30. http://doi.org/10.3109/00048670903393670

Thomas, A., Cairney, S., Gunthorpe, W., Paradies, Y., & Sayers, S. (2010). Strong Souls: development and validation of a culturally appropriate tool for assessment of social and emotional well-being in Indigenous youth. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 44 (1), 40–8. http://doi.org/10.3109/00048670903393589