Active Projects

HKW: the Māori Narratives of Trauma and Wellness project

MaungaTaranakiAtParihaka DRJ

2012 - 2016  |  He Kokonga Whare: Māori Intergenerational Trauma and Healing Programme

This project is lead by Dr Cherryl Smith. Narratives will be gathered on Māori views and experiences of wellness after trauma by synthesising the results from three projects:

  1. The whenua, historical trauma and health outcomes project;
  2. The health and wellbeing of Māori prisoners on reintegration to the community project; and
  3. The impact of sexual violence on Māori project.
Publications list

Historical trauma, healing and well-being in Māori communities by Rebecca Wirihana and Cherryl Smith.