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The Coniston Men’s Shed: more than just a place to play with wood!

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Abstract


  • Men’s sheds and health outcomes

    - They are seen as a positive approach to men’s health and social needs

    - They are relevant to contemporary health promotion practices as they focus on individual empowerment:

    + + self-esteem -> + + personal control -> + + health outcomes

Authors


  •   Fildes, David L.
  •   Pember, B (external author)
  •   Pitts, Leissa (external author)
  •   Trkulja, Zaga (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • D. Fildes, B. Pember, L. Pitts & Z. Trkulja, "The Coniston Men’s Shed: more than just a place to play with wood!", National Men’s Health Gathering. (2013) 1-30.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1235&context=ahsri

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/228

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  • 30

Place Of Publication


  • http://workingwithmen.org.au/

Abstract


  • Men’s sheds and health outcomes

    - They are seen as a positive approach to men’s health and social needs

    - They are relevant to contemporary health promotion practices as they focus on individual empowerment:

    + + self-esteem -> + + personal control -> + + health outcomes

Authors


  •   Fildes, David L.
  •   Pember, B (external author)
  •   Pitts, Leissa (external author)
  •   Trkulja, Zaga (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • D. Fildes, B. Pember, L. Pitts & Z. Trkulja, "The Coniston Men’s Shed: more than just a place to play with wood!", National Men’s Health Gathering. (2013) 1-30.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1235&context=ahsri

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/228

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 30

Place Of Publication


  • http://workingwithmen.org.au/