Culturally Secure AOD Practice – Featuring IRIS - Part 1

2021tue02mar9:00 amtue12:00 pmCulturally Secure AOD Practice – Featuring IRIS - Part 1

Event Details

This is one of four sessions which will focus on a different element of the full day Culturally Secure Practice in AOD workshop.

This session focuses on social emotional wellbeing (SEWB) and will include:

  • Understanding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health & SEWB & it’s interchangeable/interconnectedness
  • Political, social, cultural and historical determinants on SEWB
  • Shared voices from both Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Youth & Families
  • Localised expressions and experiences of AOD & it’s imprint on social, emotional, spiritual and cultural wellbeing
  • Existing strategies, tools practiced in SEWB programs & healing in the AOD realm
  • Information on integrated primary health care services utilising traditional and contemporary models of care

Pre-learning recommendations:

Click here to access ‘Share our Pride Reconciliation Australia’ online awareness journey.

This workshop is designed for both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander & non-Indigenous health and community service workers. It is not recommended if you have completed the full day work face to face workshop for Culturally Secure AOD Practice featuring IRIS.


(Tuesday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm




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CCQ acknowledges the traditional Custodians of the land on which we work and live, and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures; and to Elders past, present and emerging.