Program

Monday 3rd June  Day 1 Pre-Conference Workshops

1200 – 1300 Workshop Registration (attendees may register for workshop & conference)

1300 – 1700 Pre-conference Workshops (includes afternoon tea):

Workshop A – Kate Englebrecht   Spirituality and Reflective Practice

Workshop B – Dr Michael Barbato    Experiences around Death and Dying

Workshop C – Michael Dash        Mindfulness and Grief

1715 – 1845 Network of Managers of Palliative Care Volunteers – June Quarterly Meeting

1900 Dinner / Social Event

Tuesday 4th June  Day 2  Conference

0900 – 1000      Conference Registration

1000 – 1015      Conference Opening – MC

1015 – 1030      Welcome to Country

1030 – 1115      Plenary 1 – The ‘IMPACT’ we have on the lives of others: palliative care and sacred space  Melissa Cumming

1115 – 1145      Morning Tea

1145 – 1230      Plenary 2 – Protective Mechanisms against Vicarious Trauma Lyn Worsley

1230 – 1315      Plenary 3 – Telling their Story: The Sacred Heart Volunteer Biography Service  Julie Gissing and Robyn Swanson

1315 – 1415      Lunch

1415 – 1515      Panel Discussion – Therapeutic Relationships  Kate Englebrecht (facilitator)

1515 – 1545      Afternoon Tea

1545 – 1700      Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

  1. Stream 1 – Self-Care
  2. Stream 2 – Language
  3. Stream 3 – Story Telling
  4. Stream 4 – Community

1700 – 1730      Plenary 4 – Palliative Companion Animals Delta Therapy Dogs  

1730 – 1800     Conference Close