If the land's sick, we're sick:* the impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales.

@article{Rigby2011IfTL,
  title={If the land's sick, we're sick:* the impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales.},
  author={Colin Rigby and Alan Rosen and Helen Louise Berry and Craig Richard Hart},
  journal={The Australian journal of rural health},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={249-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To report Aboriginal communities' views of how prolonged drought in rural NSW has affected their social and emotional well-being, and of possible adaptive strategies. DESIGN Content analysis of issues, priorities and adaptive strategies raised in semistructured community forums. SETTING Rural centres across NSW. PARTICIPANTS Aboriginal people, service providers and other stakeholders. Voluntary participation by invitation with consent to record discussions. RESULTS Three… CONTINUE READING