Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. (2014). Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health. https://www.ranzcp.org/practice-education/aboriginal-torres-strait-islander-mental-health
ABSTRACT

Overview

Supporting health professionals in improving knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health care to achieve better outcomes.

Module 1: Interviewing an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander patient
Engagement and communication with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in a culturally appropriate and safe way.

Module 2: Developing a mental health management plan for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander patient
Importance of collaboration in the development of a culturally appropriate and suitable management plan for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Module 3: Formulation of a case involving an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander patient
The important factors and information to consider when formulating a case involving an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander patient.

Module 4: Review a model of mental health service delivery in an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander community
Understanding the barriers to accessing mental health service delivery along with strategies to improve access for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Cost: Free