Cherish the Va & Strengthen Pacific Well Being
Download
1 / 15

Cherish the Va Strengthen Pacific Well Being Dr Monique Niumata Faleafa, September 2009 SPINZ National Symposium: - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 129 Views
  • Uploaded on

Cherish the Va & Strengthen Pacific Well Being Dr Monique Niumata Faleafa, September 2009 SPINZ National Symposium: Culture & Suicide Prevention in Aotearoa. The NZ Mental Health Study: Te Rau Hinengaro. largest mental health study ever undertaken in NZ. . n = 2,374.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Cherish the Va Strengthen Pacific Well Being Dr Monique Niumata Faleafa, September 2009 SPINZ National Symposium: ' - walker


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Slide1 l.jpg

Cherish the Va & Strengthen Pacific Well BeingDr Monique Niumata Faleafa, September 2009 SPINZ National Symposium: Culture & Suicide Prevention in Aotearoa


The nz mental health study te rau hinengaro l.jpg
The NZ Mental Health Study: Te Rau Hinengaro

  • largest mental health study ever undertaken in NZ.

n = 2,374


High rates of mental disorder l.jpg
High Rates of Mental Disorder

pacific people carry a higher burden of mental disorder than New Zealanders in general



Our young people are bearing the burden l.jpg
Our Young People are bearing the burden

Cumulative lifetime risk by disorder


Our young people are bearing the burden6 l.jpg
Our Young People are bearing the burden

  • NZ born Pacific had a significantly higher 12 month prevalence of mental disorder, than those born in the islands who migrated to New Zealand over the age of 18


Low rates of access l.jpg
Low rates of access

12-month access rate



The bubble is coming l.jpg
The bubble is coming…

  • Suicidality is high

  • High prevalence, low access

  • Demand for a clinically and culturally competent workforce

  • Grow the workforce of today for the challenges we face tomorrow


Vibrant leadership well pacific families l.jpg

Creating space for mental well being

Le Va – the space that relates

Vibrant Leadership & well Pacific families


Slide11 l.jpg

organisation

family

person

practitioner

community and context

western worldviews – western knowledge systems, epistemology, theoretical underpinnings, cultural paradigms, pedagogy

va

negotiated space

therapeutic

relationship

pacific worldviews – indigenous knowledge systems, epistemology, theoretical underpinnings, cultural paradigms, pedagogy


Culture in leadership le tautua emerging leaders l.jpg
Culture in Leadership – Le Tautua Emerging Leaders


Matutaki engaging young people l.jpg
Matutaki – engaging young people

  • A long-term recruitment strategy that engages young Pacific people to consider a career in mental health


Slide14 l.jpg

“Our Va with others defines us.

We can only be ourselves linked to everyone and everything else in the va, the unity that is all and now.”

Albert Wendt



ad