Resources Offering Webinars And Online Courses

Date:2019-05-12  Source:未知

Canadian Collaboration for Immigrant and Refugee Health (CCIRH)

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  • Description: The Canadian Collaboration for Immigrant and Refugee Health (CCIRH), is a six year old interdisciplinary collaboration involving over 150 primary care practitioners, specialists, researchers, immigrant community leaders, and policy makers, that shines an evidence-based lens on the emerging new discipline of migrant health. Based on evidence gathered from around the world, CCIRH has developed evidence-based recommendations, e-learning opportunities, preventative care checklists, and other practical tools to help practitioners effectively meet the unfamiliar health needs of newly arriving immigrants and refugees.

Canadian Pediatric Society: Caring for Kids New to Canada – Helping Syrian Refugees

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  • Description: Caring for Kids New to Canada is a comprehensive resource for people who work with immigrant and refugee children, youth, and families. Developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society with input from a range of experts and organizations, the site has evidence-based information on medical conditions, mental health, child development, and much more. It also has a range of tools, webinars, checklists and links to local resources.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH): Refugee Mental Health Project

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  • Description: The Refugee Mental Health Project (RMHP) aims to build settlement, social and health service providers’ knowledge and skills regarding refugee mental health and promote inter-sector and inter-professional collaboration. Resources include information on refugee mental health, evidence-based suggestions for refugees and mental health support providers, award-winning online courses for health care professionals and social service providers, and regular webinars on topics related to refugee mental health.

Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development: National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC)

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  • Description: The mission of the NCCC is to increase the capacity of health care and mental health care programs to design, implement, and evaluate culturally and linguistically competent service delivery systems to address growing diversity, persistent disparities, and to promote health and mental health equity. The NCCC website contains numerous resources for health care providers, including distance learning opportunities and cultural competence self-assessment tools.

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre: Refugee Mental Health Project

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  • Description: The Refugee Mental Health Project aims to build health, social and settlement service providers’ knowledge and skills regarding refugee mental health and promote inter-sector and inter-professional collaboration. Online courses, webinars, and toolkits are available through the website for health professionals.

Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Network (MHPSS)

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  • Description: The MHPSS Network is a growing global platform for connecting people, networks and organizations, for sharing resources and for building knowledge related to mental health and psychosocial support both in emergency settings and in situations of chronic hardship. The MHPSS Network hosts and advertises various resources related to culturally competent care, including print resources, webinars, and online courses.

Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre (MMHRC)

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  • Description: The MMHRC seeks to improve the quality and availability of mental health services for people from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, including immigrants, refugees, and members of established ethnocultural communities. This website presents resources designed for laypeople, patients and their families, community organizations, health professionals, and policy makers, planners and administrators. Materials hosted and listed on this site include cultural competence training materials (print and online), training videos, and podcasts from leading Canadian experts in the field of culturally competent care.

Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC): Webinars

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  • Description: The RHTAC provide web-based information and resources related to refugee health, including webinars on such topics as refugee women’s health, refugee youth, mental health screening and care, and providing culturally and linguistically appropriate services to refugees.

Victorian Refugee Health Network: Refugee Health Online Modules

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  • Description: The Victorian Refugee Health Network was established to facilitate greater coordination and collaboration amongst health and community services to provide more accessible and appropriate health services for people of refugee backgrounds. This collection of online modules from Australia, North America, and the U.K. covers a number of topics relevant to those supporting the mental health needs of refugees, including ethical issues, therapeutic approaches, working with different refugee populations, and cultural competency.

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