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Private Practice Group (Nov)

Event Details
Date: 26 Nov 2019
Time: 5.30 onwards
Venue: Brisbane, Qld
State: Queensland


Organiser: AASW(Qld) - Private Practice Group
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When: Tuesday 26 Nov 2019 - 5.30pm onwards

Where: Brisbane Workers' Community Centre, 2 Latrobe Terrace, Paddington QLD 4064

Price: $10.00 registration

Guest Speaker/Topic: Brooke Kooymans - Funded Social Work: Understanding acquired disability and the practice challenges in disability

This presentation will consider the roll out of the NDIS and other funding streams available to individuals with acquired disabilities and explore the practice challenges that exist, how these are being navigated and negotiated to meet the needs of individuals.


26 November 2019

What is the PPG?

The PPG provides a forum for social workers in private practice.
It is ideal for social workers currently in or those thinking about private practice. The Group works to assist members to develop best practice and thriving private practices.

What are the PPG's main activities?

  • Mutual support and networking
  • Continuing professional education
  • Peer supervision
  • Business advice, support and education
  • Advice to AASW about trends, issues, needs and solutions relevant to private practice
  • Advocacy for social work and private practice
  • Links to social work private practice groups nationally

How can I get involved?

Membership is open to AASW members who are in private practice or intending to operate a private practice.

Contact AASW(QLD) at to be added to the PPG email listing.

Agendas and any papers for upcoming meetings are circulated to members registered on the Private Practice Group email list.

Brisbane meetings are held bi-monthly at 5:30pm - at the Brisbane Workers' Community Centre, 2 Latrobe Terrace, Paddington QLD 4064

An agenda for the meeting will be circulated or uploaded closer to the meeting.

Light refreshments will be served.

AASW - Australian Association of Social Workers