Refugee Health: Working with men

Description

The particular health needs and experiences which might arise for men who are from refugee backgrounds.

Content includes:

  • Identify and instigate appropriate interventions for common refugee health issues in men;
  • Exploration of wellbeing including mental and sexual health issues;
  • Overview of relevant services for men and referral processes;
  • Understand the impact of trauma and the impact of detention and uncertainty for men of asylum seeker background; and
  • Awareness of gender and cross-cultural communication when working with men from a refugee backgrounds.

Suitable for
Nurses and Allied Health Professionals working with people from refugee backgrounds in a variety of settings.


Pre-requisite

The Intensive Introduction for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals is considered to be a prerequisite for this workshop.

If you have considerable experience working with people who are from refugee backgrounds, and wish to apply for an exemption for the pre-requisite, please contact pdregistrations@foundationhouse.org.au.