Self-directed online training

Event description

This self-contained course, taking approximately two hours to complete, will introduce you to key concepts for working with survivors of trauma from refugee and asylum seeking backgrounds.

This session will cover:

You will gain knowledge of the context and experiences of people from these backgrounds, as well as ways to promote recovery. The key concepts for working with survivors are brought to life through the stories of four people from refugee backgrounds including: flight; camp experiences; urban experiences; settlement and recovery in Australia. Key data on the global refugee situation and Australia’s Humanitarian Program is also included to give you an understanding of the global and national context of refugee resettlement. The course explores how the Foundation House Trauma Recovery Framework can be applied in your work.

Eligibility criteria


Categories: Capability 3 - Working with diverse consumers, families, and communities, Capability 4 - Understanding and responding to trauma
Disciplines: Allied Health, Medical, Nursing, Other
Levels: Introductory
Lifespans: Infant, Child, Adolescent, Youth, Adult, Older Persons

Approx 2 hours

Multiple login discounts and organisational subscriptions can also be negotiated
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Provided by Foundation House