Medical Indigenous Health & Wellbeing: Information and Resources

Information, resources and tools to assist health professionals to deliver holistic (physical, mental, emotional & spiritual), culturally appropriate and culturally safe services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. #health #doctors #clinician, #GP #HealthWorker #Medical #IndigenousHealth #Aboriginal #TorresStrait
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INFANT MORTALITY: Why Finnish babies sleep in a cardboard box?

Why Finnish babies sleep in boxes

Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes - Since the Finland's expectant mothers have been given a box by the state. Has it helped Finland achieve one of the world's lowest infant mortality rates?

YouTube: an excellent resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health [VIDEO]

YouTube: an excellent resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health [VIDEO]

BEYOND BLUE- Have developed this infographic for the Australian Men’s Shed Association’s soon-to-be-released Indigenous Men’s Health Book. The keeping strong messages have been developed with Aboriginal people from South Australia and the Northern Territory. You can read more about our Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Programs here: http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?link_id=4.1411 #BeyondBlue #MentalHealth #Indigenous

BEYOND BLUE- Have developed this infographic for the Australian Men’s Shed Association’s soon-to-be-released Indigenous Men’s Health Book. The keeping strong messages have been developed with Aboriginal people from South Australia and the Northern Territory. You can read more about our Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Programs here: http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?link_id=4.1411 #BeyondBlue #MentalHealth #Indigenous

Yarning about immunisation - protecting your baby * This video is designed for Indigenous Health Workers to share with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents and pregnant mothers as a way of opening up a discussion on the topic of immunising their baby on time and addressing any fears, concerns and misconceptions parents may have about it. #education #Indigenous #vaccination #immunisation #Aboriginal #TorresStrait

This video is designed for Indigenous Health Workers to share with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents and pregnant mothers as a way of opening up .

[BOOK] Our Mob, God’s Story - invites you to re-discover God’s Story through the personal faith stories and artworks of Australia’s First Nations peoples. The vibrant artworks are visually captivating and spiritually moving, depicting some of the most loved stories from the Old and New Testament Bible – from creation to crucifixion. @BibleSocietyOz

[BOOK] Our Mob, God’s Story - invites you to re-discover God’s Story through the personal faith stories and artworks of Australia’s First Nations peoples. The vibrant artworks are visually captivating and spiritually moving, depicting some of the most loved stories from the Old and New Testament Bible – from creation to crucifixion. @BibleSocietyOz

Aboriginal Health APP  @INACCHO * * * The NACCHO App allows users  to share, connect or contact NACCHO through our social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, daily news alerts and the NACCHO website. Health help includes:  Ambulance, Alcohol, Babies Breast Cancer, Cancer, Children,  Depression, Diabetes, Domestic Violence, Drugs, eHealth, Eye Health, Gambling, Healthy Eating, Hearing, Male health, Medicare, Mental Health, Prostate cancer, Smoking , Suicide, Teenagers, Women’s Health.

Aboriginal Health APP

NACCHO Aboriginal suicide prevention: Black Dog Institute launches app to try to save lives

The National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association (NATSIHWA) is the professional association for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers (ATSIHWs) in Australia. * * * Information, education, how to become a health worker, continuing education, scholarships.

The National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association (NATSIHWA) is the professional association for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers (ATSIHWs) in Australia. * * * Information, education, how to become a health worker, continuing education, scholarships.

Alcohol It effects your babies- Strong Baby Strong Life. IHHP Tennant Creek. @NACCHO_CEO @QAIHCphu

This Song and Video was written and recorded in two days by Indigenous Hip Hop Projects in collaboration with Talented Students from Tennant Creek High School and the Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation- FASD Project Public Health Unit

LOVE YOUR LUNGS, BE SMOKE FREE! [VIDEO] SERIES: The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) Program has partnered with Lung Foundation Australia to produce six short lung health video's. The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) Program is a statewide program and an initiative of the Queensland Department of Health's Statewide Respiratory Clinical Network.#lung #respiratory #smoking #Indigenous #Aboriginal #TorresStrait #MNHHS #QueenslandHealth #MetroNorth

LOVE YOUR LUNGS, BE SMOKE FREE! [VIDEO] SERIES: The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) Program has partnered with Lung Foundation Australia to produce six short lung health video's. The Indigenous Respiratory Outreach Care (IROC) Program is a statewide program and an initiative of the Queensland Department of Health's Statewide Respiratory Clinical Network.#lung #respiratory #smoking #Indigenous #Aboriginal #TorresStrait #MNHHS #QueenslandHealth #MetroNorth

Indigenous elders develop app in bid to reduce youth suicide rate

Indigenous elders develop app in bid to reduce youth suicide rate

Map of massacres of Indigenous people reveals untold history of Australia, painted in blood

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing info and support YARN SAFE - Got a lot going on? no shame talking about it. @headspace.aus #Indigenous #health #mentalHealth

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing info and support YARN SAFE - Got a lot going on? no shame talking about it.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention - The health of an unborn child is of top concern to women while pregnant. An estimated 40,000 babies are born each year with (FASD). [AUSTRALIA] The first report to estimate the prevalence of FAS in Australia indicated a rate of 0.02 per 1000 for non-Indigenous children and 2.76 per 1000 for Indigenous children.38 READ MORE: "Addressing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Australia" http://www.nidac.org.au/images/PDFs/NIDACIpublications/FASD.pdf

The health of an unborn child is of top concern to women while pregnant. An estimated babies are born each year with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders .

i-Bobbly Indigenous Mental Health App: Getting Mobile mental Health Into Indigenous Communities. #Indigenous #MentalHealth #SuicidePrevention #mobile #mHealth

i-Bobbly Indigenous Mental Health App: Getting Mobile Mental Health Into Indigenous Communities

i-Bobbly Indigenous Mental Health App: Getting Mobile mental Health Into Indigenous Communities.

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