books $40.00 each
dvds $20.00 each
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a history of the project, the people who were involved and how the initial strategies were developed
the use of participatory action research as a framework for this project, how yolngu ways of working were incorporated into the project and how shared understandings were developed including the use of role play and story methodology.
the importance of creating relationships to the success of the project and different ways in which community consultation was carried out.
the use of digitial video and audio recordings to capture shared understanding, facilitate community consultation and participant reflection. the use of dvd, graphics and web based technologies in the development of educational resources use of multi-media management software
constructive changes which have occurred
difficulties in evaluating participatory action research impact of the high turn over of staff, problems in translating individual change into institutional and systemic changes to the health care system.
participant‚s hopes for the future areas of on going work.
examples of the resources produced by the participants, plain english stories of physiology and haemodialysis processes. picture books describing the heart, lung and kidney story, dvds.
The 'Operation Story' is a video made to help Yolngu patients understand what happens when they go to hospital for surgery. The following videoclips are short sections taken from the 'Operation Story' video.