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Trauma-informed practice in aged care: Practical strategies (webinar)

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

For those working in the aged care sector.

Presented by Phoenix Australia – Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, as part of the Australian Government’s Grief and Trauma Response Package. 

This free webinar will explore how trauma-informed care can be introduced throughout the aged care sector to better support older people affected by trauma.

A panel of trauma experts and advocates for older Australians will introduce the principles of trauma-informed practice in an aged care context and discuss a range of practical strategies that individuals and organisations can consider when introducing this approach.

What the webinar will cover:

  • using a trauma-informed approach to caring for people in aged care who have been impacted by trauma
  • practical strategies designed for the aged care sector, and examples of how they can be applied.

Who should attend:

  • The webinar is designed for:
    aged care sector staff including personal care workers, clinical, nursing, allied health and wellbeing staff, and leaders and managers
  • aged care peak bodies staff.

Speakers:

  • Nicole Sadler, Head, Policy and Practice, Phoenix Australia
  • Anne-Laure Couineau, Director, Policy & Service Development, Phoenix Australia
  • Dr Richard Bonwick, Consultant Psychiatrist to Phoenix Australia
  • Dr Ros Lethbridge, Senior Clinical Specialist, Phoenix Australia
  • Debra Nicholl, Advocacy Manager, Elder Rights Advocacy

For further information or to register: Click here

Details

Date:
April 28
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://events.humanitix.com/trauma-informed-practice-in-aged-care-practical-strategies

Venue

Online via your PC or device

Organizer

Phoenix Australia
Website:
https://www.phoenixaustralia.org/