Previous topics

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Below is a list of previous topics

NB: (video) = available in video recorded format; (no recording) = session was not recorded on DVD or video
  • Who are we, what we do, and what we are learning about working cross-culturally (case illustrations)": Mary Cubitt, Oi Kuen Tam, and dr Aram Kim (video available)
  • Adversity and Transcultural Trauma: The importance of resilience and integrity in survival: Dr Mila Golder-Vukov, Dr Laurie Jo Moore, Dr Snezana Mijakavoc 29/05/18 (video available)
  • Great Pretenders in Cultural Psychiatry: 2 Cases of Masked Eating Disorders Presenting in Other Forms: Chicken or Egg?: Dr Roger Mysliwiec and Kellie Lavender. 27/02/18 (no video recording)
  • Identification and Management of Elderly Asians at Risk of Suicide in the Community and Nursing Homes: Dr Gary Cheung 11/10/17 (video)
  • Support Group for Chinese Families of patients with major psychiatric disorders: An Evaluation and Lessons Learnt: Dr Cannis Siu-Chun, Wendy Siu, Sue Wong  28/07/17 (video)
  • Post Natal Depression in Asian Women – Fortitude, Fragility and Culture Relevant Management: with Dr Aram Kim  28/03/17 (video)
  • Cross Cultural Perspective Relating to Eating Disorders Among Asians: Presentation and Management: Dr Roger Mysliwiec, Kellie Lavender NZ Eating Disorders Clinic  28/02/17 (video)
  • Mental Health of Chinese/Asian International Students in Auckland: Professor Max Abbott  25/10/16 (video)
  • The Screening and Early Intervention of Chinese Women with perinatal mental health problems in the Community: International Speaker: Dr Bonnie Siu 6/09/16 (video)
  • Substance Abuse Among Asians: Case Studies and Panel Discussion: Panel: Dr Vicki Macfarlane, David Prentice, Isaac Sayal, Benedict Bendoy  26/07/16 (no recording)
  • Mental Health Issues Encountered by the Police: An Interactive and Informal Evening with Senior Sergeant Ross Endicott-Davies: 24/05/16    (video)
  • Cultural and Psychological Challenges in Medical Rehabilitation: case study and panel discussion with Dr John Davison, Dr Ashok Malur, Dr Sunil Dath and Dr Angelina Mao 26/04/16 (video)  
  • Benzodiazepine Misuse in the Asian population: Prevention and Management of Dependence: Dr Vicki Macfarlane  22/03/16 (video)    

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