Using Aboriginal cultural knowledge systems to strengthen families’ resilience

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This course provides a framework to help guide you in your work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families, using the Aboriginal Cultural Knowledge Systems to Strengthen Families’ Resilience yarning cards and tools. It also seeks to build your understanding of key historical considerations, cultural protective factors and the importance of relationships when engaging with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families.

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Who is this course for?

This course is for practitioners who work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and communities. It has been developed with the support and guidance of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, to specifically support the knowledge and skills required in supporting families’ resilience.

How long does this course take?

This course will take approximately one hour to complete. It includes videos, interviews with practitioners and child and family partners, and reflective activities. It is designed to be undertaken individually but can also be used as a prompt for conversations between colleagues.

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