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Peer education

Friday, 29 March 2019 - 9:30am

Location

69-71 Howick Street
Launceston TAS 7250
Australia

Event description

Rescheduled event from 16th November 2018

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. 

Specific Populations

Monday, 25 March 2019 - 10:00am

Location

75 South Rd
West Ulverstone TAS 7315
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. 

Palliative Care and the Palliative Approach

Monday, 25 March 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Location

McDougall Building, 9 Ellerslie Road
Battery Point TAS 7000
Australia

Event description

  • Basic death literacy and being comfortable with discussion of death and dying.
  • Understanding the terminology – palliative care, palliative approach and trajectories.
  • When is a palliative approach or palliative care appropriate?
  • Who can receive palliative care services?
  • Who provides palliative care services in Tasmania?
  • National Palliative Care Standards and the Tasmanian Palliative Care Community Charter.
  • Communication skills – responding to people in palliative care, including their families/carers.

 

Cost

Non-members: $40

Members: $30 (contact us after registering if you are a member)

Attend 4 sessions throughout 2019 and receive registration for the 5th session FREE (contact us if pursuing this option).

For more information, contact admin@pct.org.au

Palliative care, ageing, wellbeing

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 -
9:00am to 3:45pm

Location

9 Ellerslie Road
Battery Point TAS 7000
Australia

Specific Populations

Friday, 9 November 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

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

Grief & Loss

Monday, 15 October 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. 

Advance Care Planning

Tuesday, 2 October 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Location

75 South Rd
West Ulverstone TAS 7315
Australia

Event description

Advance Care Planning:

  • Further information for families/residents.
  • Communication.
  • How to start difficult conversations, recognising triggers and steps to initiate conversation.
  • 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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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