CONNECTING THE DOTS OF COMPLEX SYSTEMS Practical know-­how for prevention: a systems mindset By Monica Bensberg

A discussion paper
Connecting the dots of complex systems
Monica Bensberg
Our Health Inc.
Victoria, Australia
April 2019
Please let me know what you think of this discussion paper.
These ideas are largely drawn from systems theory (system’s
interrelationships, perspectives and boundaries) and complexity
theory (system’s emergent, nonlinear, dynamic and adaptive
ways) (Patton 2015).