Webinar Series: Women’s Health

Supporting women from refugee backgrounds in health settings.

Description

Supporting women from refugee backgrounds requires engagement in both physical  and mental health concerns. This webinar covers key considerations when engaging women in sexual and reproductive health, FGM, trauma, family violence, and other health needs.


Content includes
  • Understanding pre-arrival experiences and health contexts;
  • Identifying and responding to sexual and reproductive health needs; and
  • Identifying indications, responses to, and support services for FGM, family violence, and other health needs.

Suitable for

Only available to Nurses and Allied Health professionals.


Fee

This program is funded for Nurses and Allied Health professionals through the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services. Therefore there is no cost to professionals working in these areas.


Pre-requisite

Participants will be expected to have completed either a Foundation House Introductory workshop, or ‘Refugee and Asylum Seeking Experiences’ Online.

The online option is available free as a pre-requisite when you register for this workshop.