Nurse Wellbeing Workshop - Now offered FREE

Event Date: Monday 1 October, 2018
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:FREE (Sponsorship gained)
Target Audience:Nurses working with Oncology and Palliative Patients
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email


This interactive workshop aims to increase knowledge and provide strategies which assist nurses to increase their capacity to cope with stress and to maximise their wellbeing. The content has been developed using previous research in this area and recent theories stemming from fields such as neuroscience and positive psychology.

Learning areas

  • Wellbeing and stress
  • Personal control and capacity
  • Resilience
  • Common values, beliefs and behaviours
  • Relationships
  • Culture and environment
  • Cancer nursing scenarios
  • Self-discipline and motivation
  • Relaxation activities of laughter therapy, singing and mindfulness

Presented by

Professor Anne Williams: Chair of Health Research and Graduate Research Director, Murdoch University

Associate Professor Vicki Cope: Academic Chair, School of Health Professions, Murdoch University

Dr Mandy Towell-Barnard: Senior Research Fellow

Dr Susan Slatyer: Research Fellow

Dr Nigel Williams: Lecturer in Counselling

Dr Anna Petterson: Medical Arts Psychotherapist

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Nurse Wellbeing Workshop flyer (90kb). Complete registration online at

Enquiries: please email or phone 9382 9300.

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