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Cultural safety training for medical health professionals

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Free

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.

Presented by:

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.

Learning Outcomes

  • 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.

Details

Date:
May 12
Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.cvent.com/c/express/532cbf58-119e-473a-8b7a-0504a610471e

Venue

Online via your PC or device

Organizer

South Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network (SEMPHN)
Email:
events@semphn.org.au
Website:
https://www.semphn.org.au/