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Tasmania

Date Event Location
Mind the Gap: a professional development course for health professionals addressing mental health and psychological distress for people living with advanced chronic and terminal illness in the last year of life
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This course will support and enhance the skills and knowledge required by Health Care Professionals across a variety of health care settings, to effectively acknowledge and respond to the complex mental health needs and psychological issues of people living with an advanced chronic and terminal illness, and that of their family and caregivers as they approach the last year of life. Health Care Professionals, especially Social Workers, encounter people living with the impacts of advanced chronic and terminal illness or their families and loved ones. Knowing how to screen and assess for psychological distress or mental health issues and then having access to evidence based therapeutic skills and knowledge to respond appropriately and in a timely, patient centered manner can impact positively on the individual's quality of life and that of their loved ones.

* Free event *

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Various
TBA Fighting Fair: Mediation & Conflict Resolution Training (Level 1)
Endorsed CPD: Two Day Workshop

This interactive and stimulating 2-day course will assist professionals to explore conflict and impart the essential principles and process of mediation. The structured 5-step mediation model and specific conflict resolution skills will be presented and practiced. The course can be utilised in many different areas of conflict e.g. client work, workplace disputes and interpersonal conflict.

* Discount for AASW members *

Launceston
22 September 2017 AASW TAS Green Social Work - Promoting sustainable ways of living and practising as social workers
AASW Statewide CPD seminar

Statewide Networking & CPD Event
Green Social Work - Promoting sustainable ways of living and practising as social workers

Campbell Town, TAS
5 October 2017 From Uni to Reality - Preparing for that first social work role and navigating the early years of practice
AASW TAS Student CPD event

Panel forum: Exploring how to prepare for your first social work role and successfully navigate those important early years of practice including writing a winning job application tips, career planning, and self-care.

Launceston
Thursday 5 October 2017 World Cafe event for New Graduate Social Workers (up to 5 years' post-graduation)
AASW TAS Presentation/forum

Issues for new graduates - a World Cafe experience

Launceston
22nd Oct 2017 2 Day Intensive Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Training for adults and adolescents - latest research from DBT skills training manual 2nd edition 2015 Marsha Linehan PhD
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This 2 day Intensive “Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Training” is designed to assist practitioners gain knowledge of how to work with DBT as individual therapists/health care workers and also as skills group trainers/facilitators. Training can be tailored to specific region’s needs and information on how to set up a DBT program including Therapists Consult groups is also detailed. DBT for Adolescents and Children is also detailed in the training.

Hobart
23rd Oct 2017 Foundation for trauma informed care and practice
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one-day foundational interactive professional development training alerts attendees to the possibility that clients, staff members and/or practitioners may have experiences of trauma/s, from childhood, or more recently, which are affecting their health, wellbeing, and daily interactions and functioning.

Launceston
24 October 2017 The Rewards and Richness of Participating in International social work practice – a role for Australian social work (Hobart)
AASW TAS Presentation and networking meeting

Southern Regional Group
The Tasmanian Branch is excited to offer this opportunity to meet and learn from prominent social work practitioner and educator Dr. Pauline Meemeduma. and to explore the possibilities and challenges of international social work

Hobart
25 October 2017 The Rewards and Richness of Participating in International social work practice – a role for Australian social work (Launceston)
AASW TAS Presentation and networking meeting

Northern Regional Group
The Tasmanian Branch is excited to offer this opportunity to meet and learn from prominent social work practitioner and educator Dr. Pauline Meemeduma. and to explore the possibilities and challenges of international social work

Launceston
26 October 2017 The Rewards and Richness of Participating in International social work practice – a role for Australian social work (Devonport)
AASW TAS Presentation and networking meeting

North West Regional Group
The Tasmanian Branch is excited to offer this opportunity to meet and learn from prominent social work practitioner and educator Dr. Pauline Meemeduma. and to explore the possibilities and challenges of international social work

Devonport
30 November 2017 Tasmanian Branch Annual Meeting
AASW TAS Annual Meeting

2017 Annual Members' Meeting

Hobart
15th and 16th March 2018 Cognitive Processing Therapy Training
Endorsed CPD: Two Day Workshop

Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD - A treatment for complex trauma

* FPS Relevant Activity *

Hobart
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