‘Caring for Dying’ workshops

'Caring for Dying' workshops

September 2015 |

FREE WORKSHOPS for anyone who works with, or has an interest in caring for, the dying will be held throughout northern Tasmania in September.

Topics will include:
• End-of-life care and the medicalisation of death
• Whole-person care/ midwifing death
• Caring for an unconscious patient
• Communication, Grief & Self care.

Presenters Michael and Ann Barbato have extensive backgrounds in palliative care – Michael as a specialist physician before moving into Palliative Care Services and Ann as a counselling psychologist and bereavement counsellor.

The workshop will come to Meander Valley on Tuesday, 22nd September from 9.30am – 3.30pm at Prospect Vale Park, 28 Harley Parade, Launceston.

Other sessions will be held at Campbell Town, Scottsdale and St Helens.

To register online: www. surveymonkey.com/r/ TAHPCBARBATO

For information, contact the Tasmanian Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Ph: 6231 2799. Email admin@tahpc.org.au

PLACES ARE LIMITED and REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL.

The workshop registration closes 15th September.