The Cultural Assessment is an excellent tool that can direct care planning.
This ‘living document’ is designed to start a conversation and build rapport with your Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients and their families.
- Date November 2, 2017
- Time from 08:30 AM
- Time to 12:00 PM
- Location / Region New South Wales
- Asset Type Workshop
- Learning Pathway Discovery, Implementation
- Topic Areas Dementia (general), Person-Centred Care
- Target Audience Residential Aged Care, In Home or Community-Based Care, Respite Care, Transition Care
- Target Occupations Medical & Pharmacy, Nursing, Allied Health & Care Support
- Target Populations Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
- Event Flyer NSW-ATSI-flyer-2-Nov-17.pdf
- Knowledge Translation Thinking, Doing
- Registration Phone 08 9224 2098
Nina Graham, Master of Training and Development, BSc. Nursing & Project Officer at Dementia Training Australia with Darcelle Wu, Indigenous Link Worker with Illawarra Aboriginal Medical Service (IAMS) partnership with Alzheimer’s Australia NSW
- Understand the need for holistic assessment of people with dementia
- Consider the specific needs of Aboriginal people with dementia
- Demonstrate the impact of historical events and government policies on the life experiences of Aboriginal people
- Complete the Dementia Training Australia Cultural Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People.
This three hour workshop may contribute to three hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
The Conference Room
Comfort Inn & Suites Burwood, 117 Liverpool Road, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia