PEPA Culture Centred Palliative Care "An Aboriginal Perspective"

Updated 20 Sep 2021.

Event Dates: Monday 1 November, 2021 to Tuesday 2 November, 2021
Time:9.00am - 3.30pm
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:Free (funded by PEPA)
Target Audience:All health professionals working with Aboriginal clients and their families
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://culture-1-2-nov-2021.eventbrite.com.au
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

This two-day workshop is designed for health professionals working with Aboriginal clients to develop their skills in caring for Aboriginal people and their families facing a life limiting illness and will explore the topic of cultural awareness in palliative care. The workshop will be presented by a variety of specialists utilising case studies and group discussion. 

Topics covered:

Introduction to aboriginal history and culture 

An introduction to culturally appropriate palliative care

Exploring end of life care for Aboriginal clients and their families  

Advance Care Yarning 

Sorry Business: Loss, grief and bereavement 

Presented by: Danny Ford, Kambarang Services

Angela Ryder, Relationships Asutralia

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Culture Centred Palliative Care  "An Aboriginal Perspective" flyer (313kb). Complete registration online at https://culture-1-2-nov-2021.eventbrite.com.au.

Enquiries: please email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au or phone 9382 9300.

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