Foundation House - Intensive Introduction for Nurses & Allied Health Professionals
This two day Intensive Introduction includes common physical and emotional health issues which are a result of refugee experiences. This workshop also includes information on refugee health and settlement services and other important resources.
- Understanding Australia’s humanitarian program and recent refugee and asylum seeker arrival patterns, within a broader policy context
- Exploring issues in working cross culturally
- Exploring the Foundation House framework regarding the impact of torture and trauma and the basis for interventions
- Overview of relevant services for refugees and asylum seekers and referral processes
- Approaches to refugee health assessments
- Appropriate interventions for common refugee and asylum seeker health issues
SUITABLE FOR: Nurses & Allied Health Professionals working with refugee background populations in a variety of settings.
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