Pasifika resources

Resources for Pasifika health and wellbeing

Le Va
https://www.leva.co.nz/

Pasifika Health
https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/populations/pacific-health

Pasifika psychology

Pasifikology
https://www.pasifikology.co.nz/

Māori and Pacific Psychology Research Group- Auckland University
https://www.psych.auckland.ac.nz/en/about/maori-and-pacific-research-group.html

Te Kaveinga –  Mental health and wellbeing of Pacific peoples
Results from the New Zealand Mental Health Monitor  & Lifestyles Survey
https://www.hpa.org.nz/sites/default/files/FinalReport-TeKaveinga-Mental%20health%20and%20wellbeing%20of%20Pacific%20peoples-Jun2018.pdf

Pasifika cultural competence

Cultural competence for Pacific People- Pacific perspectives Dr Debbie Ryan
http://www.conference.co.nz/files/docs/00gp18/sunday/0900%2001%20debbie%20ryan.pdf

Pacific cultural competence – A literature review
https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/pacific-cultural-competencies-may08-2.pdf

Best health outcomes for  Pacific Peoples: Practice  implications -MCNZ
https://www.mcnz.org.nz/assets/standards/349b83865b/Best-health-outcomes-for-Pacific-Peoples.pdf

Engaging Pasifika -cultural competence training programme
https://www.leva.co.nz/news/events/engaging-pasifika-cultural-competency-programme-12a

Talking therapies for Pasifika peoples
https://www.mentalhealth.org.nz/assets/ResourceFinder/Talking-Therapies-for-Pasifika-Peoples.pdf

Tapasā – Cultural Competencies Framework for Teachers of Pacific Learners
https://pasifika.tki.org.nz/Tapasa

Pasifika Psychologist workforce issues

 Strategies for Increasing Pasifika Psychologists in the Workforce
https://www.leva.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/LV-190405-Growing-the-Pasifika-Psychology-Workforce-KeyFindings-final.pdf

https://www.tepou.co.nz/uploads/files/resource-assets/improving-recruitment-and-retention-for-the-pacific-mental-health-workforce-feasibility-study.pdf