Symposium 2021 – Whetū i te Rangi

03/05/2021 @ All Day – A symposium for enhancing care towards the end of life for Māori He huihuinga tēnei ki te whakakaha i ngā manaakitanga o te whānau i runga i te haerenga ki te mate Whetū i te Rangi will identify ways to improve access, choice and equity for tangata Māori towards the end of life and in bereavement. […]

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Brainwave Online Conference 2021

20/05/2021 @ All Day – To Register>> Children Thrive When Families Thrive The focus: The importance of genuine engagement with families through a nurturing system that lifts and supports them. Keynote speakers: Glenis Philip-Barbara – Assistant Māori Children’s Commissioner Dr Robyn Mildon – Executive Director – Centre for Evidence and Implementation; Knowledge Translation & Implementation, Melbourne Speakers: Professor Frank Bloomfield – Liggins Institute […]

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Non-parental caregiving – Why nana is a big deal – Presented by Dr. Gretchen Perry

27/04/2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – To Register>> Many have argued that non-parental caregivers are the key ingredient that enables human beings to successfully raise multiple dependent children at the same time. Cross-culturally, assistance from extended family, especially grandmothers, has been found to have large effects on child well-being and even survival. In this talk, I will explore theoretical reasons why […]

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Expanding understanding of safety, dignity and wellbeing within broader societal contexts of family violence

24/08/2021 – 25/08/2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Register Here>> This Two Day Advanced Training builds further on the overarching concepts of coercive control, entrapment and resistance. For these two days, Shine brings together our service experts alongside guest speakers who are specialists in their respective fields. Throughout this training, there will be opportunities to learn how to respond in ways that uphold […]

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Expanding understanding of safety, dignity and wellbeing within broader societal contexts of family violence

27/04/2021 – 28/04/2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Register Here>> This Two Day Advanced Training builds further on the overarching concepts of coercive control, entrapment and resistance. For these two days, Shine brings together our service experts alongside guest speakers who are specialists in their respective fields. Throughout this training, there will be opportunities to learn how to respond in ways that uphold […]

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Responding Effectively to People Experiencing Family Violence

14/09/2021 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Register Here>> This One Day Training will provide a framework for practitioners on how to respond appropriately and safely when they suspect or find that someone is experiencing domestic violence. The focus for the day will be upon the overarching concepts of coercive control, entrapment and resistance. Shine offers the opportunity to participate in an […]

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Pacific Competency (Addressing Family Violence through Pacific Cultural Frameworks)

05/11/2020 – 07/05/2021 @ 12:00 am – Registration / Express your interest Register your interest by filling out the form located HERE>> This cultural training has been developed to target qualified Pacific practitioners such as social workers, counsellors etc., either working specifically with Pacific families in the area of family violence or who are working with Pacific families and deal with family violence […]

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