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Brunswick
12 Oct
Diversity, Therapeutic theory & practice, Trauma informed care

Blended Course - 4 hours self paced learning, plus one day workshop. This course provides practitioners with the knowledge, skills and insights needed...

Brunswick
13 Oct
Diversity, Therapeutic theory & practice, Trauma informed care

Blended Course - self paced learning plus an interactive workshop. Knowledge, skills and insights needed to conduct comprehensive assessments, and...

Brunswick
27 Oct
Diversity, Therapeutic theory & practice, Trauma informed care

Explores barriers preventing people from refugee backgrounds from accessing support for mental health struggles, and examines ways of engaging with...

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This free, self-paced learning module introduces key concepts in culturally responsive mental health practice.

The module provides information to...

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This free, self-paced learning module supports mental health practitioners to consider cultural aspects of mental health and wellbeing when...

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This free, self-paced learning module is designed to promote, support and enhance mental health practitioners' work with interpreters, across a range...

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Writing Themselves In 4: Victoria summary report

Diversity | Younger persons mental health | 2020

This report describes Victoria-specific findings from Writing Themselves In 4: a national survey of health and wellbeing among LGBTQA+ young people in Australia.

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LGBTIQA+ Policy Guide 2020

Diversity | 2020

The Equality Project developed the Australian LGBTIQA+ Policy Guide to ensure that lesbian, gay, bi+, trans, gender diverse, non-binary, intersex, queer, asexual and aromantic (ace and aro) people and their families experience genuine inclusion and the realisation of their human rights in Australia.

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Integrated Trauma Recovery Service Model

Diversity | Trauma informed care | 2016

This document describes the specialist work done by the Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture (VFST, known as Foundation House). It describes the integrated nature of their approach to working with and for survivors of torture and other traumatic events who come from refugee backgrounds.

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VTMH Resources for mental health practitioners working with interpreters

Diversity | 2019

Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) launched a new suite of resources to support mental health practitioners working with interpreters in October 2019. Resources include a poster, a booklet and the project report.

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