Discuss the social political and economic issues with regard to this article 3

Discuss the social political and economic issues with

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2.Discuss the social, political and economic issues with regard to this article 3. Write a short reflection on how own culture, western systems and structures have impacted these people and how they engage with services offered in the community Protective and risk factors While there are issues such as housing, employment and education that affect everyone, there are also specific protective and risk factors that have a high impact on the social emotional wellbeing and rates of depression among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Protective factors enable people to feel strong and resilient. For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities these may include: social connectedness and sense of belonging connection to land, culture, spirituality and ancestry living on or near traditional lands self-determination strong Community governance passing on of cultural practices. Significant risk factors that can impact on the social emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities include: widespread grief and loss impacts of the Stolen Generations and removal of children unresolved trauma separation from culture and identity issues discrimination based on race or culture economic and social disadvantage physical health problems Assessment by Madison White
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CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people incarceration violence substance misuse. The experience of racial discrimination is worth specific focus. Over half of people who have experienced discrimination have reported feelings of psychological distress. - people/risk-factors There are many of social, political and economic issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people: Health Issues: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people suffer greater health burdens compared to the non-Aboriginal population. Durie (1999) explained that the poor health status of Aboriginal peoples is due to economic disadvantage, resource alienation and political oppression. Economic Issues: Income and education impact on an individual’s ability to ‘engage’ and ‘influence’ society. Indigenous Australians are known to have the lowest economic status of all Australians. Poor socio-economic, education and employment levels have links to financial hardship, poverty, debt, homelessness, family breakdown, social isolation and crime. Indigenous Australians suffer disproportionately high levels of domestic violence and over-representation in the justice system. Socio-political factors: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people experience extreme levels of racism in Australia. This is typified historically by their exclusion from elite and mainstream power structures, as highlighted by Indigenous people not being recognised as Australian citizens until 1967. Nugent (2003) noted that Aboriginal Australians grow
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