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Spirituality & diversity discussions

Prayer, meditation or medication: What is your preference?


Tuesday, 09 August 2022


Online via Zoom
— details to be sent to registrants in advance


10.30am - 12.00pm



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In partnership with Spiritual Health Association (SHA), Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) is pleased to offer more opportunities for mental health practitioners to identify and explore challenges when spirituality or religion comes up during encounters with consumers.

While person-centred care models include these domains, workers often feel ill-equipped to support people in these aspects of their lives. This reflective peer group allows mental health practitioners to deepen their understanding about spiritual diversity, which can include beliefs, values, traditions and practices.

Topic: Prayer, meditation or medication: What is your preference?

Eligibility criteria

Sessions in this series are for practitioners working in the Victorian publicly funded mental health sector. This includes staff working in clinical and community-managed mental health services, as well as mental health programs in community health services. Unfortunately, these discussions are not currently open to those working in private practice, NDIS providers, or students on clinical placement.

Read more about this project.