Module 8 - Working with CALD Families - Disability Awareness

Online Face to face Remote face to face

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the challenges of working with cultural beliefs around disability that impact on treatment and interventions, and also ways to accommodate different beliefs and attitudes wherever possible.

This course is intended for anyone working in primary care, secondary care or mental health services who wants to work more effectively with CALD people with disabilities and their families.

You must complete the following courses before enrolling in this course:

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course participants will:

  • Apply culturally competent practice and disability awareness when working with CALD families.
  • Be more aware and have more knowledge of the cultural perspectives of CALD populations on disability, and the impact this has on service providers.
  • Gain skills to work effectively and to broach sensitive issues with CALD clients with impairments and their families.
  • Gain a set of tools to apply to their own practice.
  • Know how to find and use resources to work with CALD clients with impairments and their families.

On completing this course you will have more knowledge and understanding of the cultural perspectives of the causes of disability, and the cultural obligations of care. You will have a new set of tools to apply to your own practice to work more effectively with CALD people with disabilities and their families.

Duration

  • 4-hour for face-to-face in-person (facilitated by an educator)
  • 1.5-hour remote face-to-face training via video conferencing (an abridged version facilitated by an educator via zoom)
  • 3-hour online self-paced, self-reflective, and interactive learning (e-learning)

Related resources

The following resources will be available after you complete this and other CALD courses:

Online course

This module is available as a self guided 3 hour online course.

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Face to face course

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Remote face to face course

This module is available as a 1.5 hour remote trainer facilated face to face course.

Next course

Monday 7th December, 2020, 0900-1030

Delivered via Zoom

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Very thorough and informative course

Very thorough and informative course

eCALD Learner

Excellent course

Excellent course

eCALD Learner

The video sequences are highly successful learning tools-congratulations!!

The video sequences are highly successful learning tools-congratulations!!

eCALD Learner