Culturally Secure AOD Practice – Featuring IRIS - Part 3

2021thu18mar9:00 amthu12:00 pmCulturally Secure AOD Practice – Featuring IRIS - Part 3

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 Virtual Classroom focuses on cultural safety for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and workers & covers:

  • Definition & principles
  • Frameworks/continuum
  • Empowerment: using a strengths-based approach
  • Understanding & responding to community needs & expectations
  • Future directions in addressing lateral violence
  • Inclusive practice
  • Worker & team development
  • Worker health, safety and well being

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.


(Thursday) 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.