Upcoming events

Fitzroy
07 Oct
Diversity

Topic: ‘COVID-19 – Healing, Humility and Hope’ Spiritual Health Association (SHA) in partnership with Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) is...

All
12 Oct
Diversity, Trauma informed care

Live ONLINE via Zoom. This 2 day course provides practitioners with the knowledge, skills and insights needed to provide effective counselling and...

Fitzroy
21 Oct
Diversity

Topic: ‘How will spirituality and mental health change after lockdown?’ Spiritual Health Association (SHA) in partnership with Victorian Transcultural...

Other learning opportunities

Online

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

The module provides information to...

Online

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

Online

Designed to promote, support and enhance mental health practitioners' work with interpreters, across a range of mental health settings.
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Diversity | 2020

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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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Cultural Competence in Australia: A Guide

Diversity | 2019

This FECCA report explores the importance and benefits of developing culturally and linguistically diverse workforces and its link with organisational cultural competence, markers of organisational cultural competence and cultural competence training.

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