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SA 75th Birthday Regional Tour - Berri

Event Details
Date: 28 April 2021
Time: 9.00am - 12.30pm
Venue: Berri Hotel
State: South Australia
CPD hrs: 4
Cost:
Member FREE
Non-Member $30.00
Organiser: AASW SA Branch
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Meet and Greet Information Session

Meet Patricia Muncey, SA Branch President who will update you on what the AASW and particularly the SA Branch is doing, where Social Work Registration is up to in SA, and more.

Human Rights and social work Kerry Maxfield

Live webinar - This presentation will focus on the discussion on what are human rights and where do they come from, how do they operate and how they become embedded and applicable in Australian law? Can we rely on them when challenging the injustices we see in our communities and how do we empower clients in accessing them. The standard you walk past is the standard you accept – will be discussed in terms of human rights. The presentation will cover:

  • The Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948 UN General Assembly – the journey towards a just society which adheres and upholds human rights
  • The 4 basic freedoms: freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom from fear and freedom from want
  • The understanding of International law and high court decisions which bring focus on human rights which relate to social justice issues

About the presenters

Patricia Muncey is a Field Educator at the University of South Australia and Branch President of the AASW

Kerry Maxfield is a lecturer in the School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy at the University of South Australia an experienced Social Worker. She holds a Master of Social Work, Bachelor of Law and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

Location

Berri Hotel

Date

9.00am-12.30pm

28 April 2021

Cost

Member FREE
Non-Member $30.00
Please note our event terms and conditions when registering
AASW - Australian Association of Social Workers