DREAMT: Using Telehealth to Support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People with Dementia

Finalist in:

Best Instructional/Training Video or Website (Tertiary/General)

Director

Christine Howard and Samson Tamwoy

Producer

Simon Toy and Ignition Films

Production Company /
School / Institution

Centre for Online Health – The University of Queensland and Ignition Films

Synopsis

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people experience dementia at a rate three to five times higher than the non-Indigenous population in Australia. Indigenous health workers play a crucial role in telehealth-supported dementia care. Two films with the same aim and intended audience highlight unique aspects and qualities of people and communities.

Running Time

N/A

Production Website

dreamt.online

Distribution

Faculty of Medicine – The University of Queensland