Short Courses and Workshops

Short courses and workshops provide opportunities for ongoing professional development. The learning outcomes for the activity should build or extend the graduate or specialist capabilities depending on your learning needs.

Short courses related to palliative care are detailed below. Please contact the relevant institution for further information on these palliative care short courses.

If you are running a short course that you would like added to this list, please contact us at caresearch@flinders.edu.au

Continuously enrolling

Bereavement Counselling Practice Internship
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
info@grief.org.au
(03) 9265 2100

Cross-cultural Care Program for Aged Care Staff
Flinders University
Register at Open Learning

Distance Education Course in Palliative Nursing
International Institute of Palliative and Supportive Studies
iipss@flinders.edu.au
(08) 7221 8229

Education in Paediatric Palliative Care
Quality of Care Collaborative (QuoCCA)
susan.johnson4@health.qld.gov.au
(07) 3068 4699

Mind the Gap: A Professional Development Course addressing Mental Health in Palliative Care and End-of-Life Care
Listen, Acknowledge, Respond
Julianne.whyte@amaranth.org.au
1800 70 10 22

Palliative Care Assessment Tools Workshop: PCOC Fundamentals
Palliative Care Outcomes Collaborative: PCOC
lindaf@uow.edu.au
(02) 4221 5092

The Problem of Pain & The Management of Pain
Pain Management Research Institute
gtague@med.usyd.edu.au 
(02) 9926 5192

Palliative Care: Getting Started
Centre for Palliative Care
(03) 9416 0000

2017


Getting Grief Working: An Integrative Person-Centred Approach to Counselling for Grief and Loss
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program One
June 19
Melbourne, Victoria

Secrets in Grief Counseling and End-of-Life Care: Making the Invisible Visible
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program Two
June 20
Melbourne, Victoria

Getting Grief Working: An Integrative Person-Centred Approach to Counselling for Grief and Loss
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program One
June 22
Brisbane, Queensland

Secrets in Grief Counseling and End-of-Life Care: Making the Invisible Visible
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program Two
June 23
Brisbane, Queensland

Getting Grief Working: An Integrative Person-Centred Approach to Counselling for Grief and Loss
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program One
June 26
Sydney, New South Wales

Secrets in Grief Counseling and End-of-Life Care: Making the Invisible Visible
International Educator Tour Melbourne - Program Two
June 27
Sydney, New South Wales

Engaging with Sexual Assault and Institutional Abuse Survivors
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement workshop
June 27
Mulgrave, Victoria

Communication Workshop: "Eliciting and Responding to Emotional Cues"
June 29
Shenton Park, Western Australia

Grief in the Digital Age: Using Technology to Suport the Bereaved
Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement workshop
July 21
Mulgrave, Victoria

Telephone Counselling: An Effective Intervention for Supporting the Bereaved
August 3
Perth, Western Australia

Effective Brief Contact & Single Session Bereavement Support
August 4
Perth, Western Australia

Palliative Care Resource Nurse Course
August 10-October 13
Heidelberg, Victoria

Supporting Bereaved Clients with Complex Needs: Responding to Complicated Grief
August 11
Mulgrave, Victoria

Grief in the Digital Age: Using Technology to Support the Bereaved
September 18
Adelaide, South Australia

Supporting Children & Adolescents Experiencing Grief & Loss
September 19
Adelaide, South Australia

Telephone Counselling: An Effective Intervention for Supporting the Bereaved
October 12
Brisbane, Queensland

Say it forward: Advance Care Planning
October 19
Prospect, South Australia

Health Professionals Forum
October 26 TBA*
To be announced, South Australia

Telephone Counselling: An Effective Intervention for Supporting the Bereaved
November 2
Sydney, New South Wales

Supporting Children and Adolescents Experiencing Grief and Loss
November 3
Sydney, New South Wales

Telephone Counselling: An Effective Intervention for Supporting the Bereaved
November 14
Mulgrave, Victoria

Palliative Care Essentials
November 16
Heidelberg, Victoria

Say it forward: Advance Care Planning
November 23
Alberton, South Australia

Last updated 26 June 2017