Whadjuk Nyoongar Boodjar

Wright, M., N. Crisp, E. Newnham, H. Flavell, and A. Lin. 2020.

“Addressing mental health in Aboriginal young people in Australia.”

The Lancet Psychiatry 7 (10): 826- 827.

Wright, M. R. 2000.

“An alternative model of practice: Aboriginal community-based inreach service for Aboriginal people with serious mental health issues, in Working with Indigenous Australians.”

A Handbook for Psychologists Dudgeon, P., 439-445 Australia: gunada Press.

T. Culbong, N. Crisp, B. Biedermann, A. Lin, G. Pearson, A. Eades, M. Wright. 2022

“Building a Nyoongar work practice model for Aboriginal youth mental health: prioritising trust, culture and spirit, and new ways of working”

Health Sociology Review

M.Wright, D.Getta, O.Green, C.Kickett, H.Kickett, I.McNamara, A.McNamara, M.Newman, C.Pell, M.Penny, P.Wilkes, S.Wilkes, T.Culbong, K.Taylor, A.Brown, P.Dudgeon, G.Pearson, S.Allsop, A.Lin, G.Smith, B.Farrant, L.Mirabella, M.O’Connell. 2021.

“Co-Designing Health Service Evaluation Tools That Foreground First Nation Worldviews for Better Mental Health and Wellbeing Outcomes”

International Journal for Environmental Research and Public Health.

Wright, M., A. Lin, and M. O’Cconnell. 2015.

Commentary on Black et al., a systematic review: Identifying the prevalence rates of psychiatric disorder in Australia’s Indigenous populations.

Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 49 (11): 1062-1063.

McGough, S., D. Wynaden, and M. Wright. 2018.

“Experience of providing cultural safety in mental health to Aboriginal patients: A grounded theory study.”

International Journal Of Mental Health Nursing 27 (1): 204-213.

Thompson, S., M. Wright, C. Giele, and P. Dance. 2005.

“Fulflling prophecy? Sexually transmitted infections and HIV in Indigenous people in Western Australia.”

Medical Journal of Australia 183 (3): 124-128.

Rudman, M. T., H. Flavell, C. Harris, and M. Wright. 2021.

How prepared is Australian occupational therapy to decolonise its practice?.

Australian Occupational Therapy Journal


Wright, M., A. Lin, and M. O’Connell. 2016.

Humility, inquisitiveness, and openness: key attributes for meaningful engagement with Nyoongar people.

Advances in Mental Health 14 (2): 82-95.

Wright, M., T. Culbong, N. Crisp, B. Biedermann, and A. Lin 2019.

“If you don’t speak from the heart, the young mob aren’t going to listen at all”:

An invitation for youth mental health services to engage in new ways of working.”

Scrine, C., B. Farrant, C. Michie, C. Shepherd, and M. Wright. 2020.

“Implementing genuine participatory action research with Aboriginal Elders: The Ngulluk Koolunga Ngulluk Koort project.”

Action Research

Sivak, L., S. Westhead, E. Richards, S. Atkinson, J. Richards, H. Dare, G. Zuckermann, G. Gee, M. Wright, A. Rosen, and 3 more contributors. 2019.

“Language Breathes Life”—Barngarla Community Perspectives on the Wellbeing Impacts of Reclaiming a Dormant Australian Aboriginal Language.”

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 16 (20)

Wright, M. R., M. Culbong, T. Jones, M. O’Connell, and D. Ford. 2013.

“Making a difference: Engaging both hearts and minds in research practice.”

Action Learning and Action Research Journal 19 (1): 36-61.

Wright, M., S. Davison, and E. Petch. 2017.

Making visible the invisible: Aboriginal forensic mental health.

The Lancet Psychiatry 4 (12): 895-896.

Kickett-Tucker, C., D. Bessarab, J. Coffin, and M. Wright. ed. 2016.

Mia Mia Aboriginal Community Development: Fostering Cultural Security.

United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

Wright, M. R., and M. O’Connell. 2015.

Negotiating the right path: Working together to effect change in healthcare service provision to Aboriginal peoples.

Action Learning and Action Research Journal 21 (1): 108-123.

Wright, M. R., and E. Wilkes. 2015.

Nyoongar marmun wangkiny nidja Nyoongar boodja.

New Community 13 (3): 14-17.

Scrine, C., B. Farrant, C. Michie, C. Shepherd, and M. Wright. 2020.

“Raising strong, solid Koolunga: Values and beliefs about early child development among Perth’s Aboriginal community.”

Children Australia 45 (1): 40-47.

Wright, M. R. 2014.

Reframing Aboriginal Family Caregiving, in Working Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Wellbeing Principles and Practices.

In Working together : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice Dudgeon, P., H. Milroy, and R. Walker., 243-256 AUSTRALIA: UWA.

Wright, M. R. 2011.

“Research as Intervention: Engaging silenced voices.”

Action Learning and Action Research Journal 17 (2): 25-46.