Mental Health Awareness and the Older Person: Understanding the importance of self-care and helpful strategies for aged care workers
May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm$30.00 – $100.00
This 1.5 hour session you will gain an understanding about the importance of self-care which supports positive mental health and wellbeing, reduced workplace stress and minimises the risk of ‘compassion fatigue’ and ‘burnout’.
- Information provision
- Awareness raising
- Communicating effectively
- Responding effectively
- Resources, referral pathways and helpful contacts
Target Audience: Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) personal aged care workers, team leaders, supervisors and CHSP volunteers
Disclaimer: CHSP Ticket price subsided by SA and NSW Sector Support and Development (SSD) funded by the Australian Department of Health. Although funding for this session has been provided by the Australian Government, the material contained herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the Australian Government.