For all in-house training enquiries, click here or call us on (02) 8920 3611 to speak to our training team. Download our In-house Training Booklet here

Blue Knot Foundation Blog

Check out our recent blog posts to stay up to date with our work, latest research and articles curated by the Blue Knot Foundation Marketing & Communications team. Should you have any suggestions or contributions please contact us via email: marketing@blueknot.org.au.

Articles

09
Some good will come from the horror of the royal commission
By Lisa Flynn What we have learnt is that it was almost inescapable. The revelations at the royal commission of how widespread the child sex abuse ...

[Read the rest of this article...]

25
A Physician's Confession
The most important thing I didn’t learn in medical school is about adverse childhood experiences, also known as ACEs. To be sure, if I had un...

[Read the rest of this article...]

29
Trauma-informed care (as published in the APA Journal of Physiotherapy)
Childhood abuse can have a multitude of negative health implications, and, as well as affecting an individual’s mental health and social develop...

[Read the rest of this article...]

21
Blue knot Foundation welcomes the recent announcement by the Minister for Social Services, Hon. Christian Porter MP on behalf of the Commonwealth Gove...

[Read the rest of this article...]

31
Recovery story told by Simon Cole at an interfaith service at Pitt St. Uniting Church for Blue Knot Day 2016
I am going to talk about recovery – not as a professional but as a survivor of child sexual abuse. I was an 11 and 12 years old boy abused over ...

[Read the rest of this article...]

05
Acknowledgement of trauma and implementation of trauma-informed practice within legal practice and systems is long overdue. Doing so will enhance both...

[Read the rest of this article...]

01
Why are we further traumatising our abused youths?
The brutalisation of youth in the Northern Territory's Don Dale Detention Centre has shocked Australians. The footage of degrading physical violations...

[Read the rest of this article...]

28
Towards a better understanding of how we can support our Veterans
The chilling public hearing of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse explored child sexual abuse within the Australi...

[Read the rest of this article...]

14
Trauma-informed Practice in Domestic and Family Violence Services
Trauma-informed Practice: How important is this for domestic and family violence services? Introduction Neuroscientific research is revolutionising ...

[Read the rest of this article...]

11
ASCA unveils new name and rebrands as Blue Knot Foundation
National childhood trauma organisation officially launches new corporate identity to reflect expanded role Blue Knot Foundation, formerly known as Ad...

[Read the rest of this article...]

Page 7 of 10First   Previous   2  3  4  5  6  [7]  8  9  10  Next   Last   

Donate Now!

Partners

Health Direct

 

Head to Health

Testimonials

“Blue Knot Foundation has a key role to play in the building of community capacity in care provision to those who have experienced childhood abuse and trauma in any environment.”

NIALL MULLIGAN Manager, Lifeline Northern Rivers

“I think Blue Knot Foundation is a fantastic support organisation for people who have experienced childhood trauma/abuse, for their families/close friends and for professionals who would like to learn how to more effectively work with these people.”

Psychologist Melbourne

“It's such a beautiful thing that you are doing. Helping people to get through this.”

ANONYMOUS

“It was only last September when I discovered the Blue Knot Foundation website and I will never forget the feeling of support and empathy that I received when I finally made the first phone call to Blue Knot Helpline, which was also the first time I had ever spoken about my abuse.”

STEVEN

"At last there is some sound education and empathetic support for individuals and partners impacted by such gross boundary violations.”

TAMARA

Contact Us

Phone: 02 8920 3611
Email: admin@blueknot.org.au
PO Box 597 Milsons Point NSW 1565
Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm AEST

Blue Knot Helpline
Phone: 1300 657 380
Email: helpline@blueknot.org.au 
Hours: Mon-Sun, 9am-5pm AEST

For media comment, please contact:
Dr Cathy Kezelman AM
0425 812 197 or ckezelman@blueknot.org.au

For media enquiries, please contact: 
Kari Browne
+61 455 415 552 or kari@fiftyacres.com