2022 AAIMH National Conference

VIC and TAS Event

Saturday 19th November 2022 10:30am – 12noon - Online Event (Zoom)

Tickets $20
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Annette Fuller
Coalition Tasmanian AAIMH Branch 
Time: 10.30am - 11.00am.
Title: “It Takes a Tasmanian Village”

Mishel McMahon
Victoria AAIMH Branch
Time: 11.00am - 12.00pm. 
Title: First Nations Concepts for Selfhood: A Child’s Journey from Spirit Self to Social Self

Mishel McMahon is a proud Yorta Yorta woman, she grew up in a large rural family in the Murray river region. Mishel completed her undergraduate degree of Bachelor of Human Services and Honours in Social Work in 2012 at La Trobe. Mishel has worked at various First Nations organisations, and as Indigenous Academic Enrichment Advisor at La Trobe. Mishel’s PhD revealed principles of First Nations childrearing, using methodology informed from a relational worldview, and Yorta Yorta language. Mishel won Premier's Research Awards for Aboriginal Research 2019, Fellowship for Indigenous Leadership 2019, worked as Social Work lecturer and is now Aboriginal Rural Health Coordinator at La Trobe Rural Health School.