Books, pamphlets and other media: Aboriginal people

If you are seeking support relating to grief e.g. support organisations and resources such as books, please use the Finding Support page or use links which are presented at the bottom of each topic page.


Bereavement and Health in Australia: Gender, Psychological, Religious and Cross-Cultural
Culture and Depression: Studies in the Anthropology and Cross - Cultural Psychiatry of Affect and Disorder
Homicide Victim Support Group
Yarlparu: On Sorrow and Grief (Journal article)

Bereavement and Health in Australia: Gender, Psychological, Religious and Cross-Cultural

Author: Ata A

Publisher: David Lovell Publishing, 1994

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Culture and Depression: Studies in the Anthropology and Cross - Cultural Psychiatry of Affect and Disorder

Author: Kleinman, A & Good, B.

Publisher: University of California Press (Berkley), 1985

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Homicide Victim Support Group

The H.V.S.G. of S.A. is a self support group for the families and friends of homicide victims. We have three main objectives: support, education and reform. We hold monthly meetings and produce a trimonthly newsletters. We can also arrange to meet one-to-one. We offer long term support with no restrictions on time.

Services provided:

  • Individual support
  • Telephone support: Sharon Nckell 0423 411 055
  • Support group meetings: on the third Wednesday of the month at the Anglicare building,
    184  Port Rd, Hindmarsh at 7pm
  • Literature on grief, eg. brochuresf
  • Tri-monthly newsletters


Telephone support:
Sharon Nckell 0423 411 055
General enquiries: Lynette Nitschke 0428 475 618
Email: lynit13@hotmail.com
Address: Box 503 Waikerie S.A. 5330
Costs: Free, although there is a voluntary $10 annual fee to become a financial member if desired

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Yarlparu: On Sorrow and Grief (Journal article)

Author: Wake, D; Martin, K and Dineen, J.

Publisher: Aust Nursing Journal, 1999; Vol 6, No 9

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