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16 Oct
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander, Diversity
Topic: Supporting bicultural work Speaker from Cohealth The VTMH Seminar Series presents speakers on a range of mental health and diversity themes....

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This topic explores social and emotional wellbeing as it relates to Indigenous Australians, how it relates to mental health and why the distinction is...


The RANZCP has developed a range of e-learning resources for the use of its members and other mental health professionals. These four modules are...

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Overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status, 2017

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander | 2018

The Overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status aims to provide a comprehensive summary of the most recent indicators of the health and current health status of Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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Korin Korin Balit-Djak: Aboriginal health, wellbeing and safety strategic plan 2017–2027

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander | MH policy, systems & legislation | 2017

Korin Korin Balit-Djak means 'Growing very strong' in the Woi wurrung language. It provides an overarching framework for action to improve the health, wellbeing and safety of Aboriginal Victorians now and over the next 10 years.

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Breaking the Cycle of Trauma, Koori Parenting, What Works for Us

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander | Families & carers | Trauma informed care | 2014

Consisting of a booklet, poster and post cards, the resources convey key messages and practical strategies to help Koori parents break intergenerational cycles of trauma within their families. The resources have been directly informed by and developed for, urban, Aboriginal parents.

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Koolin Balit, Victorian Government Strategic Directions for Aboriginal Health 2012-2022

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander | 2012

Koolin Balit is the Vic Gov's strategic direction for Aboriginal health 2012 - 2022. Koolin Balit sets out what the DHHS, together with Aboriginal communities, other parts of government and service providers, will do to achieve the government's commitment to improve Aboriginal health.

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