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Grief & Loss

Friday, 7 September 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

Level 1, McDougall Building, 9 Ellerslie Road
Battery Point TAS 7004
Australia

Event description

Grief & Loss:

  • Understanding current theories, what you see in grief.
  • Communication.
  • Self-care; and
  • Compassion fatigue.

 

*The $15pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Grief & Loss

Friday, 7 September 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

69-71 Howick Street
Launceston TAS 7250
Australia

Event description

Grief & Loss:

  • Understanding current theories, what you see in grief.
  • Children's understanding of grief at different ages. 
  • Communication.
  • Self-care, compassion fatigue.

Guest speakers:

  • Louise Venter - Pastoral Carer from Calvary: Talking about her role and experiences in Palliative Care and the importance of spiritual care at end of life (not necessarily religious).
  • Victoria Bell - CANTEEN: Grief and loss through an adolescent’s eyes, how to communicate and what CANTEEN do to support this group.

*The $15pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Advance Care Planning

Friday, 24 August 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

69-71 Howick Street
Launceston TAS 7250
Australia

Event description

Advance Care Planning:

  • Further information for families/residents 
  • Communication, how to start difficult conversations, recognising triggers and steps to initiate conversations; and
  • Implementing ACP into routine practice.

 

*The $15pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Specific Populations

Friday, 27 July 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

Barossa Park Lodge, 17A Clydesdale Avenue
Glenorchy TAS 7010
Australia

Event description

Specific Populations:

  • Death literacy (Advance Care Planning), palliative care and grief and bereavement for specific populations.

 

*The $15pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Peer Education

Thursday, 19 July 2018 -
9:30am to 4:00pm

Location

75 South Rd
West Ulverstone TAS 7315
Australia

Event description

Including education on specific populations and the Tasmanian Palliative Care Community Charter and its principles.

 

*The $30pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Peer education

Tuesday, 10 July 2018 -
10:00am to 4:30pm

Location

11 Hutchins Street
Kingston TAS 7050
Australia

Event description

Including education on specific populations and the Tasmanian Palliative Care Community Charter and its principles.

 

*The $30pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Peer education

Friday, 6 July 2018 -
9:30am to 4:00pm

Location

69-71 Howick Street
Launceston TAS 7250
Australia

Event description

Including education on specific populations and the Tasmanian Palliative Care Community Charter and its principles.

 

*The $30pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Grief & Loss

Thursday, 24 May 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

75 South Rd
West Ulverstone TAS 7315
Australia

Event description

Grief & Loss:

•  Understanding; 

  • current theories
  • what you see in grief 
  • communication
  • self-care; and 
  • compassion fatigue.

 

*The $15pp charge to attend this session is a nominal fee, and is applied to assist PCT in covering costs associated with refreshments, venue hire and other training materials.

Attendees may be able to obtain certificates and/or CPD points for participation in this session. Please email sharon.king@pct.org.au for more information in relation to this. 

Wellness Information Day - mini Expo

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Location

The Boathouse, 55a Lindsay Street
Invermay TAS 7250
Australia

Event description

 

Open to anyone with an interest in palliative care or volunteering.

For more information or to RSVP, contact palliativecare.north@dhhs.tas.gov.au or call 03 6777 4544.

National Palliative Care Week 2018

Sunday, 20 May 2018 - 12:00am to Sunday, 27 May 2018 - 12:00am

Event description

Keep an eye on the PCT website and social media channels for information on events around the State to mark National Palliative Care Week 2018.

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