Face to face course
This module is available as a 4 hour trainer facilated face to face course.
Monday 14th June, 2021, 0830-1230
Ko Awatea Centre, Room 105
Face to face Remote face to face Online
The aim of this course is to ensure learners are aware of religious diversity and know how to assess and accommodate the spiritual/religious needs of CALD patients and families.
This course is intended for anyone working in primary care, secondary care or mental health services.
Participants will be able to:
On completing this course you will have more knowledge about a range of religious beliefs and practices from Islam, Sikhism, Hinduism and Buddhism. You will have a better understanding of the influence of religious beliefs on patients and their families’ health, behaviour, and wellness; and have developed new skills to enhance your health interventions and patient adherence with treatment plans.
Faith and religion is one of the most significant components of cultural practice, and religious beliefs can have a critical impact on a patient and their family’s healthcare decisions. This course is for learners who would like to gain awareness of religious diversity and learn ways to assess and accommodate the spiritual/religious needs of CALD patients and families.
This course is not about focus explaining all the different religions. It is providing ways to manage cross-cultural interactions with CALD patients and families from diverse religious backgrounds.
The following resources will be available after you complete this and other CALD courses:
This module is available as a self guided 3 hour online course.
Very interesting-valuable learning experience, a must for all employees
This module was interesting taking into consideration the requirements of someone's faith and religious belief
Excellent course. Learned valuable information re religions
I like the set up of the on line learning, this subject was particularly interesting and well presented
A most useful addition to the CALD learning material. A valuable resource and then I shall recommend to as many people as possible
Excellent opportunity for learning more about different religions/beliefs and gain increase in understanding around the value of this to better support patients and their experiences