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Cultural responsiveness: Introduction to principles and practices

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When: April 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Time: 10:00 am — 3:00 pm
Where: Melbourne Polytechnic Conference Centre
77 St Georges Road
Preston Vic 3072  AustraliaGoogle Map
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This workshop introduces participants to principles that inform culturally safe practice and is useful for practitioners, project officers and managers in mental health and AOD settings.

It uses a range of facilitation styles to encourage the exploration of practical skills, including approaches to assessment, and working with communities to enhance diversity responsive mental health practice and a brief section on working with interpreters. Participants will be encouraged to reflect on their own cultural values, beliefs and models in delivering recovery focused interventions and how organizational factors can support this work.

Participants are encouraged to access a complementary online module, before the training, located HERE