Breaking the Silence: Improving inclusive practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQA+SB people
This webinar explores the findings from the ‘Breaking the Silence’ research project conducted by Kurongkurl Katitjin (Centre for Indigenous Australian Education and Research) at Edith Cowan University. Presenters discuss the ways in which health services, community and educational organisations can be more inclusive in working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQA+SB people.
- Outline the major findings from the “Breaking the Silence” research project.
- Identify tips and strategies for how health services, and community and educational organisations can be more inclusive when working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQA+SB people.
- Improve understanding of why Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQA+SB people may not feel fully accepted by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and/or LGBTIQA+SB communities.
This is the second webinar in the Queeroboree Professional Development Webinar Series, watch the first webinar here.
The Queeroboree Professional Development Webinar Series is produced by Black Rainbow
, in partnership with the Mental Health Professionals’ Network (MHPN)
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