Iawa Cultural Practice Series 2021
Dr Mishel McMahon
First Nations Relational Worldviews & Principles
PRESENTATION & WORKSHOP
This presentation/workshop is a part of the Iawa Cultural Practice Series
Mishel is a Yorta Yorta woman and grew up in a large rural family.
She completed her undergraduate degree of Bachelor of Human Services and Honours in Social Work in 2012 at La Trobe.
Mishel has worked at Mildura Aboriginal Co-operative, Bendigo & District Aboriginal Co-operative BDAC, Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation and as the Indigenous Academic Enrichment Advisor at Jimbeyer Boondjhil and Ngarrapna at LaTrobe.
Mishel began her PhD by undertaking research that revealed principles of First Nations childrearing whilst completing a Masterclass in Indigenous Methodologies through QUT.
Mishel has won the Premier’s Research Awards for Aboriginal Research. She was a Social Work lecturer at Shepparton La Trobe campus and is currently the Coordinator of the Aboriginal Research Accord Project, Policy and Research Unit with VACCHO.
Mishel will be presenting her work and research, guiding participants on how this learning and knowledge can be applied when working with families.
FREE EVENT – A cuppa and afternoon tea provided
Numbers are limited – register via the Eventbrite link in the above Details section.