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Cultural safety training for medical health professionals
May 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pmFree
For health professionals working in general practice and community care.
This six hour cultural safety workshop provides a cultural perspective on working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients, families and carers in general practice and community care.
This course is hosted by Dandenong and District Aborigines Co-operative Ltd (DDACL) and will be presented online via Zoom by AJ Williams-Tchen of Girraway Ganyi Consultancy Pty Ltd.
Course facilitator, AJ Williams is of Wiradjuri / Wotjobulak background and has over 30 years experience in health & community services as a Nurse, Youth Worker, Social Worker and Aboriginal Health Practitioner. He is the recipient of the 2016 Emerging Victorian Indigenous Leadership Award, and in 2019 was awarded the Frankston Mornington Peninsula NAIDOC Community Award.
- Identify factors that affect contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander clients & Families
- Discuss how history impacts on current health issues for Aboriginal people.
- Discuss evidence based practical strategies to assist working with Aboriginal clients and families.
- Implement system based models and social theories of practice.
When: 12 May 9am – 4.30pm
Where: Online via your PC or device
Cost: Free (registration is essential)
For further information or to register: Click here
Accreditation: This is a RACGP Accredited CPD Activity event – 40 Points. Activity Code: 183069.