Gamarada Universal Indigenous Resources (GUIR) is recognised for delivering specialised training and program support to lift organisational capacity and program outcomes:
The award-winning program delivers Dialectical Behaviour Therapy with Indigenous Wisdom Traditions, under the GUIR COURAGE coaching model
GUIR's COURAGE Coaching Model provides a unique framework for Cultural Supervision and Coaching for professional development
Training workshops guided toward staff retention and safer work place culture, this training is a hybrid of Cultural Awareness and Inclusion / Diversity
Teacher Quality Council (TQC) endorsed 'Class Room Safety & Self Care for Teachers and Students, a Trauma Informed Care and Cultural Safety approach
DBT is recognised around the world as Gold Standard treatment for severe mental illness, suicidal ideation and self-harm
GUIR is working with a nationally accredited company to provide Falls Prevention programs to Indigenous and CALD community seniors
The award-winning community Healing & cultural Leadership program celebrated 558 continuous weeks in 2019, it is the longest continual program of its type in Australia.
GUIR is uniquely placed in the market and deeply embedded into community.
In 2016-17-18 successful abstract submissions won us presenter roles at key conferences across Australia and New Zealand. Conferences include: The Association for Contextual Behavour Science International conference, The 1st National Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conference, The Australian College of Educators Conference, The 1st Closing the Prison Gap conference. We presented at the 2nd National and World Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conferences, and were pivotal at The Healing our Spirit WorldWide (Sydney Convention Centre) as the local healing program delivering workshops, stalls and a conference presentation.
In 2019 we continue to demonstrate innovation and best practice with presentations and workshops at the Australian Society for Psychological Medicine and Royal Australia College General Practitioners Biennial conference themed - Trauma informed care in General Practice and at the Lowitja Institute, International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference.
Indigenous business: GUIR provides ground breaking and customised solutions for staff capacity and client support across; education, health-mental health, justice and employment.
Validation: Our programs and services are informed by research and policy and are aligned with international best practice. Our work is sited in over 100 publications and interviews including; The Elders Report into the Prevention of Youth Suicide, The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioners, Social Justice Report. And the NSW Mental Health Commission's Living Well Report.
Clients: Reliability and consistency is how we’ve won the confidence of our valued clients: NSW Ministry of Health, Central Eastern and Western Sydney Primary Health Networks, Sydney Local Health District. Turkish Gallipoli Mosque, University of NSW, University of Technology Sydney, The University of Sydney, Serco Asia Pacific, Lowitja Institute, Aboriginal Employment Strategy, Stay Standing Falls Prevention, Laynhapuy Homelands Aboriginal Corporation, Parramatta Mission, Justice Health Forensic Mental Health, Headspace, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service Mackay QLD, LEAD Professional Development and more.
See our Corporate Social Responsibility project – documentary, NSW Premiers Excellence Award Winning, Indigenous Healing and Cultural Leadership Program ‘Gamarada Awakening the Spirit’ https://www.indigitube.com.au/video/5c59270a86e1a14c0472b05e Call us to find out how GUIR may be of value in supporting the important work and aspirations of your organisation.
NSW Premier's Excellence Award, Leadership in Aboriginal Communities
Youth Action Youth Work Awards 2018 - Outstanding Work with Aboriginal Young People
Zest Awards 2019 Outstanding Voluntary Group - Gamarada Leadership Group – Western Sydney
Major Sponsors of - Healing Our Spirit WorldWide and National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation AGM