Coffs Harbour CPD: "Is this Normal?" First Year of Life

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Pacific Bay Resort

Cnr Pacific Highway & Bay Drive

Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450

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This event is suitable for GPs, practice nurses, allied health practitioners, early childhood nurses and lactation consultants.

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Overview

Patients affected with difficulties during the first 1,000 days of life are complex, multilayered and require a multidisciplinary approach.

Primary care clinicians have a key role in assisting families during the first year of life. Services for young children and their families are often fragmented and difficult to access in regional and rural Australia, and parents often report receiving conflicting advice from varying practitioners.

This multidisciplinary event offers evidence based information that will assist practitioners to offer best possible care for young children and their families.

Fran Chavasse, Senior Educator from Tresillian will be presenting, with a panel of subject matter experts in attendance to answer questions and specific local needs.

Learning Outcomes

By attending this workshop, participants will have increased their confidence, knowledge and skills to enable them to:

  • Explain sleep as a developmental process through focus on the parent-child relationship.
  • Recognise signs of parent child relationship issues or concerns.
  • Promote a secure parent-child relationship.
  • Refer appropriately in cases of:

- sleep disturbance

- feeding problems

- parent-child relationship issues or concerns

- parenting issues or concerns.

  • Apply mandatory reporting requirements.
  • Use HealthPathways to assist with management of children during the first year of life.

Event Schedule

5:30pm - Registration, Networking & Dinner

6:00pm - Workshop commences

8:30pm - Close

CPD Points

  • RACGP and ACRRM points pending
  • 2.5 CPD hours for nurses and allied health professionals

More Information

Download the event flyer here.

For more information on this event please contact North Coast GP Training via email info@ncgpt.org.au or 02 5632 1250.

The Health Workforce Professional Development events are funded by the North Coast Primary Health Network, an Australian Government initiative.

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