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Values

Maoritanga, Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga, Hauora, Matauranga

Values

Maoritanga

Whaia te pae tawhiti kia tata 
Whaia te pae tata 
Whakamaua kia tina

  • Rangatiratanga - Power to define, decide and protect 
  • Te reo - Encourage the use of te reo, waiata, karakia and kupu hou 
  • Tikanga - Hei tauira (setting examples)

Whanaungatanga

  • Whakapapa 
  • Networking - Māori physiotherapists and students; other Māori health professionals 
  • Collaborative activities - Hui-a-tau

Manaakitanga

  • Cultural guidance 
  • Professional support 
  • Mentoring

Hauora

  • Improving the quality of physiotherapy for Māori  - Clinical and Cultural competence
  • Increasing the numbers of Māori physiotherapists
  • Promoting understanding of indigenous health knowledge

Matauranga

  • Professional development
  • Research - consultation
  • International links

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