25 Jul Cultural Learning – Northern APHN region
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
This workshop explores life prior to and since settlement, the diversity within Aboriginal culture and how Health Professionals can work within a culturally safe practice. The workshop is delivered by way of interactive sessions, in a non-judgmental manner that encourages open participation by all.
This program is funded by the Adelaide Primary Health Network – an Australian Government Initiative.
- Outline Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander life prior to colonisation including customs, beliefs and daily activities.
- Describe how past and current government legislation, policies and priorities have impacted on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culture and communities
- Outline current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific health priorities and standards including PIP, IHI and NHSQ Standards.
- Apply learnings from this course into everyday practice including utilising strategies and methods to engage appropriately with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people within the health care context.
Located only 15 minutes from the Adelaide CBD, Mawson Lakes Hotel and Function Centre is situated in the heart of the Mawson Lakes Business District – home to UniSA & Technology Park.