Cultural Safety Module 3: Peoples Experiences of  Colonization in Relation to Health Care



To increase your awareness of:

  • the intersections of Aboriginal peoples' experiences in relation to health, health care, and healing
  • current policies and practices in health care and education that devalue Indigenous perspectives and knowledge by leaving them out altogether
  • how to support inclusive healing practices for all people
  • your professional and personal responsibilities to build strength and capacity in health care settings and beyond
  • using the lens of cultural safety to practise in a culturally safe way.

Recommended Readings

The Recommended Readings provide background to the upcoming topics of peoples' experiences of colonization in relation to health care.

You may find information provided in Module 3 disturbing and distressing. If you do, the Suggestions for Self Care may be of help.

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