Testimonials

Richmond Fellowship of NSW

The Richmond Fellowship of NSW and our program partner Greater Western Area Health Service have historically invested in cultural awareness training, however, in terms of evidence...

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OATSIH, NSW

The Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH) NSW has engaged Indigenous Psychological Services based on their extensive experience in the sector and unique...

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State Forensic Mental Health Services WA

“We had the opportunity to engage IPS in completing a cultural security audit for our organisation. The final report submitted by IPS for this project was...

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Department of Health and Ageing, WA

In my role as Director of Health Branch (including OATSIH) in the WA Office and working with IPS I was impressed with the professional nature of...

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Life Without Barriers, South Australia

At  Life Without Barriers we were honoured to have been able to provide to our senior management team in South Australia...

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Mental Health Assessment Workshop

This workshop has demonstrated evidence of improving measured cultural competencies of participants. Participants will receive ACCREDITATION in FOUR psychological tests developed specifically for Aboriginal people; learn how to ensure ‘cultural compatibility’ with Aboriginal clients and how cultural differences translate with counselling and engagement skills; learn to assess the difference between cultural and mental illness including trauma and how it manifests in Aboriginal people; attachment and Cultural Parenting Differences – addressing trauma from forcible removal; working with cultural grief and spiritual visits; culture bound depression– evidence based treatments AND MUCH MORE…