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PEPA Culture Centred Care (CALD) Palliative Care Workshop
4 September, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pmFree
For people working in the health and aged care sector who care for culturally diverse clients/patients with life-limiting illnesses. Palliative care health professionals are also welcome to attend.
This free workshop promotes principles of person and culture-centred care of people with a life-limiting illness, their families and communities.
To enable health professionals to move beyond “cultural awareness” and develop confidence and practical skills to deliver effective and respectful services to people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
- How cultural values and world views affect experience and expectations of palliative care
- How to elicit culturally significant information in a sensitive way
- How to plan for the culturally relevant needs of clients, families and friends
- How to identify when a communication problem is occurring and apply effective strategies to resolve it
The workshop will be presented in partnership with Palliative Care Victoria and will be delivered by Judith Miralles and Associates who are recognised as experts in the provision of cross-cultural training in the health sector.
When: 4 September 9.30am – 4.30pm (registration from 9am)
Where: Bunurong Memorial Park, Dandenong South
Further information or to register: Click here