Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of NSW

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Background -The AH&MRC has been funded by Prime Minister and Cabinet (PMC) to strengthen the capacity of the Social and Emotional Well-being (SEWB) workforce and to promote holistic approaches to wellbeing for Aboriginal people and communities.

Objectives/Outcomes – To support professional development and provide/increase foundational knowledge and skills to increase the capacity of the workforce to provide:

  • Individual counselling, SEWB support and group therapy
  • Case management and referral
  • Cultural healing, including healing camps
  • Community engagement, outreach
  • Promotion, advocacy and partnerships
  • Family tracing, research and reunions
  • SEWB support and/or counselling
  • Outreach support, referral and liaison
  • AOD residential and non-residential rehabilitation services



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