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Culturally Responsive Practice: Working With Young People From Migrant And Refugee Backgrounds

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When: November 12, 2020 @ 9:30 am
Time: 9:30 am — 4:30 pm
Where: Centre for Multicultural Youth
304 Drummond Street
Carlton Vic 3053  Google Map
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This in-depth training day explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training modules are designed to be applicable across a broad range of sectors and for work with young people from any community. Participants will improve their confidence and capacity to provide a culturally inclusive and responsive service for young people.

The training day includes two modules:

Culturally Competent Youth Practice

Explore concepts of culture and identity, learn about the cultural competency framework, reflect on cross-cultural interactions and communication skills and identify and apply cultural competency practice strategies to support effective work with young people.

Young People and Settlement

Identify key pre-settlement experiences for young people, particular those with a refugee background, explore factors which impact on good settlement for young people, identify and apply strategies for supporting good settlement.