Eastern Palliative Care | Introduction to Palliative Care for PCAs

Eastern Palliative Care 630 Mitcham Rd, Mitcham, Vic

Introduction To Palliative Care & Palliative Approach For Personal Care Attendants Registrations close April 13, 2022   This course provides Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) working in aged care facilities, disability or other community care providers, with an introduction to palliative care. It explores the comprehensive needs of people at the end of life and their …

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$195

Swinburne University of Technology, Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults | Conducting research in residential aged care

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This presentation gives an overview of the advantages and complexities of conducting research in residential aged care settings. This presentation includes a discussion about: ethics and informed consent, strategies for maintaining good relationships with research partners on site and the benefits for residential aged care facilities when involved in research. The content will draw on …

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Swinburne University of Technology, Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults | Trauma-focussed treatments with older adults

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This webinar will describe what is known from the research about how trauma presents in older adults and those with dementia, provide practical advice for delivering trauma-focussed treatments, and discuss adaptations to therapy that may be required for this population. Attendees will gain pragmatic skills in assessing and responding to trauma-related needs. More than 70% …

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PEPA | Palliative Approach in Aged Care Workshop – Join Waitlist

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Acquire knowledge, skills and confidence in providing palliative care for people with a life-limiting illness; and their families. This workshop is aimed towards health professionals with little or no palliative care experience. Topics covered include: Principles of palliative care Communication Providing care Advance care planning End-of-life care Ethical issues in palliative care Caring for yourself …

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Fees may apply

Swinburne University of Technology, Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults | The Office of the Public Advocate: powers of attorneys and understanding capacity

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Swinburne's  Seminar and Webinar Series on Ageing has been running for over 10 years. Presented by experts in health and ageing, the webinars cover a wide range of issues related to working with older adults such as cognitive impairment, life-stage transitions, late-life emotional experiences and psychosocial approaches for aged care residents and their families. The webinars are suitable for clinicians, trainees, researchers, students, …

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Palliative Care Tasmania | National Dietetic Webinar – Nutrition and Palliative Care

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Food is associated with maintenance of health and life, expressions of love and the celebration of important events. The inability or loss of desire to eat and drink can be perceived by the person and family as an indication that the illness is progressing and can induce feelings of anxiety, frustration and loss. Questions around …

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$22 – $44

Eastern Palliative Care | Introduction to Palliative Care for PCAs

Eastern Palliative Care 630 Mitcham Rd, Mitcham, Vic

Introduction To Palliative Care & Palliative Approach For Personal Care Attendants Registrations close September 7, 2022   This course provides Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) working in aged care facilities, disability or other community care providers, with an introduction to palliative care. It explores the comprehensive needs of people at the end of life and their …

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$195

Palliative Care Tasmania | National Dietetic Webinar – Nutrition and Palliative Care

Online via your PC or device

Food is associated with maintenance of health and life, expressions of love and the celebration of important events. The inability or loss of desire to eat and drink can be perceived by the person and family as an indication that the illness is progressing and can induce feelings of anxiety, frustration and loss. Questions around …

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$22 – $44