Acknowledgements

Sincere thanks

We would like to sincerely thank the people who have shared their stories with the HumanKind project team and made this resource possible. Every day they live with a chronic illness or support loved ones living with chronic illness.

Relationships Australia Project Team

Alison Brooks; Sam Robinson; Monique Hauber-Davidson; Daniel Schlumpp

Humankind Project Team

Judith Cross; Claire Ralfs; Sam Robinson; Naomi Ebert Smith; Deanna Rohrsheim; Jamie Lee; Kristen Hamill; Cassandra Eddington (Creative Design); Sian Halliday-Wynes

Professional Participation

We would like to thank and acknowledge the following people who gave their time and expertise to help produce this training package. In alphabetical order:

  • Dr Rebecca Gray PhD, Relationships Australia NSW
  • Cathi Healy, Relationships Australia SA
  • Dr Toby Newton-John, University of Technology, Sydney
  • Peter Roberts, Relationships Australia VIC
  • Jeanette Stott, Relationships Australia SA
  • Emma Williams, Relationships Australia SA

Research – Literature Review

Dr Rebecca Gray PhD, Australian Institute for Relationship Studies, a division of Relationships Australia NSW

Video production

Production team: David Belperio, iPixelMedia; Deanna Rohrsheim; Kristen Hamill; Naomi Ebert Smith (Relationships Australia SA)

Actors: Patrick Frost; Rosemary Jackson

Professional Commentary: Dr Toby Newton-John, University of Technology, Sydney

Shot on location at Queenstown, South Australia: thanks to Jan Rohrsheim and her neighbour for the use of their house and verandah.

Project Finances

Adam Green; Sandra Shultz; Jill Schenck

Health Access Grant

This project received a Health Access Grant from Medtronic Philanthropy.