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Rosemary works in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Monash University as a Professor.

Research area keywords

  • Child protection
  • Law and Society
  • Mental Health
  • Children's Rights
  • Women and Imprisonment
  • Social work

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Projects 2002 2018

Research Output 1997 2018

Children, childhood illness and supporting the family: a health perspective

Sheehan, R., 2018, Social Work Practice in Health: An introduction to contexts, theories and skills. Petrakis, M. (ed.). Crows Nest NSW: Allen & Unwin, p. 37-49 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

Mental Illness in Children

Sheehan, R. (ed.), 2018, 1st ed. Basel Switzerland: MDPI AG. 142 p. (Brain Sciences)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Social Work Practice in Mental Health Care Settings

Petrakis, M. & Sheehan, R., 28 Jun 2018, Social Work: Fields of Practice. Alston, M., McCurdy, S. & McKinnon, J. (eds.). 3rd ed. Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, p. 149-164 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

Women's transitions from prison: The post-release experience

Sheehan, R. & Trotter, C., 2018, 1st ed. Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge. 144 p. (International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation; no. 12)

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review