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Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care

Label
Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care
Title
Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Booklet prepared for non-Aboriginal careres providing care for Aboriginal (Koorie) children who are placed by the Department of Human Services in out of home care, when the Aboriginal Child Placement Principle cannot be followed; provides information about the child's culture and family history
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
362.7320899915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Intercultural communication
Label
Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Spiral binding
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references : p. 39-40
Contents
Introduction to booklet: Aboriginal child and family welfare services; Socio-economic disadvantage -- Aboriginal culture: introduction; defining cultural identity; diversity of Victorian Aboriginal lifestyles; values and beliefs; Aboriginal family structures; Cultural renaissance; Cultural plans; Aboriginal Flag -- Torres Strait Islander culture: introduction, background, Torres Strait Islander culture; Torres Strait Islander child rearing practices; Torres Strait Islander flag -- What do carers need to consider when caring for an Aboriginal child: introduction, culturally competent caring, Aboriginal life book, practical ways of promoting Aboriginal culture; Being aware of a carer's prejudices; Developing a positive relationship with the child's family; Aboriginal learnings styles; Aboriginal languages; Aboriginal children's health; Understanding adolescence from a cultural perspective; Bullying and racism; Grief, loss and trauma; Communication ; child placement principle
Control code
000044587828
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Spiral binding
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references : p. 39-40
Contents
Introduction to booklet: Aboriginal child and family welfare services; Socio-economic disadvantage -- Aboriginal culture: introduction; defining cultural identity; diversity of Victorian Aboriginal lifestyles; values and beliefs; Aboriginal family structures; Cultural renaissance; Cultural plans; Aboriginal Flag -- Torres Strait Islander culture: introduction, background, Torres Strait Islander culture; Torres Strait Islander child rearing practices; Torres Strait Islander flag -- What do carers need to consider when caring for an Aboriginal child: introduction, culturally competent caring, Aboriginal life book, practical ways of promoting Aboriginal culture; Being aware of a carer's prejudices; Developing a positive relationship with the child's family; Aboriginal learnings styles; Aboriginal languages; Aboriginal children's health; Understanding adolescence from a cultural perspective; Bullying and racism; Grief, loss and trauma; Communication ; child placement principle
Control code
000044587828
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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