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Our Healing Ways: supervision: a culturally appropriate model for Aboriginal workers (2012)

Author

Victorian Dual Diagnosis Education and Training Unit

City

Fitzroy, Vic

Type

Report

Institution

Victorian Dual Diagnosis Education and Training Unit

 

Description

This report explains a model for providing culturally appropriate supervision to the Aboriginal alcohol and other drug (AOD), and social and emotional wellbeing (SEWB) workforce. The model is based on the needs of these workers who often face difficult situations in the community, such as working with their own family and friends.

The report includes information on:

This report is one of three key resources produced as part of Our healing ways project. It was developed by the Victorian Dual Diagnosis Initiative (VDDI) Education and Training Unit and funded by the Mental Health, Drugs and Regions Division of the Department of Health Victoria.

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When to use this resource

The information in this report can by used by those who provide supervision to Aboriginal people who work in the alcohol and other drug, and social and emotional wellbeing fields. The report will help supervisors to provide culturally appropriate support to alcohol and other drug, and social and emotional wellbeing workers, which will assist workers to provide the best service possible to their clients.

Contact details

Katherine Bakos
Victorian dual diagnosis initiative
Education and Training Unit
St Vincent's Hospital
PO Box 2900
Fitzroy Vic 3065
Ph: (03) 9288 3855
Fax: (03) 9288 3370
Mobile: 0411 958 314
Email: Katherine.Bakos@svhm.org.au

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Last updated: 14 December 2012
 
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