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Culture Centred Care an Indigenous Australian Perspective

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15 Bedbrook Place

Shenton Park, WA 6008

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Culture Centred Care an Indigenous Australian Perspective

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This workshop is targeted at health professionals to develop their skills in caring for Aboriginal people and their families facing a life limiting illness and will explore the topic of cultural awareness in palliative care. The workshop will also include exploring cases with a palliative care specialist.Topics covered:

Topics covered include:

  • History and Cultural awareness of Aboriginal people
  • An introduction to culturally appropriate palliative care




Date: Wednesday 7 March 2018

Time: Arrive 8am for registration, start 8.15am - 4pm

Target Audience: All health professionals working with Indigenous patients and their families

Presenter: Danny Ford, Kambarang Services

Danny Ford is a proud Nyoongar man who works as a consultant specializing in cultural awareness training. Danny has a high level of knowledge and experience with social welfare issues impacting on Aboriginal families and communities and is well regarded in the community as a person with a high level of commitment to addressing disadvantage. Danny has a Bachelor of Social Work, Curtin University, WA and a Diploma of Teaching, Mt Lawley Teachers College, WA. He currently is a Director of the Clontarf Foundation, Polly Farmer Foundation, and the Aboriginal Alcohol and Drugs Service.

For further information contact: 9382 9339 or email mwear@cancerwa.asn.au



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