Online Discussion Forum Questions

Online Discussion Forum Questions

Read this paper first and use the approaches they suggest to guide your critical reflection about the papers below: Rychetnik L, Frommer M, Hawe P, Shiell A. Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health interventions. J Epidemiol Community Health 2002; 56: 119-27. Then read and reflect on the following intervention studies: Cox, J, Davies, DR, Burlingame, GM, Campbell, JE, Layne, CM, and Katzenbach, RJ. Effectiveness of a trauma/grief-focused group intervention: a qualitative study with war-exposed Bosnian adolescents. Int J Group Psychother. 2007; 53: 319–345. Hinton, R., Kavanagh, D. J., Barclay, L., Chenhall, R., & Nagel, T. (2015). Developing a best practice pathway to support improvements in Indigenous Australians’ mental health and well-being: a qualitative study. BMJ open, 5(8), e007938. Use the following prompt questions to help guide your critical reflection on each of the papers: Would you recommend the government endorse the findings in the paper, and why or why not? What improvements could have been made to strengthen the design of the research in the paper, and why? You may wish to open the discussion by focusing on one of the papers and then move on to examining the other paper. The aim of this discussion is to help practice the skills you need for Assessment 2.