Wellness Philosophy for Support Workers

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Hosted by Illuminance Solutions

Level 3

251 Adelaide Terrace

Perth, WA 6000

Australia

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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Event description
This workshop promotes the Wellness Philosophy which underpins Commonwealth funded aged care services and focuses on person-centred care.

About this Event

This interactive and practical workshop has been designed for support workers to build on their understanding and skills in the Wellness Philosophy in providing person-centred services. Information on upholding client rights, choice, control and flexibility will be explored helping support workers to be more effective when working with clients and carers to progress their goals.

The Wellness Philosophy compliments service models including consumer directed care, reablement, the Eden Alternative and Montessori.

Learning outcomes

  • work more effectively when engaging with clients in a person-centred way
  • use techniques to effectively support clients and carers to progress goals
  • provide innovative, creative and flexible support options
  • identify continuous improvement opportunities

Participant feedback

  • "I have been using the Wellness in my work for 10 years. I attended the first Wellness session then. This was more informed and evolved, more information to use and improve in the role."
  • "All support workers should be made to do this training."
  • "Because of this training, I will get my clients more involved in conversations, discussing ideas to implement the Wellness philosophy."
  • "A great 4 hours! Very worthwhile. Thanks Jacqui."
  • "I really enjoyed today and have learnt lots that I will take along with me - a refresh is always good for everyone."

Benefits of training with Consultivation

  1. implementers, developers and evaluators of the Wellness Philosophy for over 15 years
  2. co-designer and developer of Wellness training focusing on reablement for WA RAS and ACAT
  3. experienced, qualified and engaging facilitators

Best practice

This workshop is based on current best-practice and contemporary ways of working. It is compliant with the Aged Care Quality Standards, Aged Care Diversity Framework, National Standards for Disability Services and NSQHS.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options to and from the event?

Our venue is in Perth city. Catching public transport is a great idea. Bus stops are nearby, Elizabeth Quay is a 10 -15 minute walk. Nearby public parking is available - we encourage participants to research this before coming into the city.

I don't like sit and read style training, I don't learning well that way.

Then our training is for you! We don't like that type of training either. We facilitate creative, fun, safe and inclusive learning environments.

I don't speak English as a first language and am worried about joining in.

We understand! This workshop has been designed to include and support people who may not read or understand English well. A great resource is available to help with self-pace during the day and to take with you so you can look back over the information and your notes. We gather feedback from attendees of diverse backgrounds to continually improve our workshop and resources, mostly feedback is very positive! If there is anything extra we can do to help make your day more comfortable please let us know. Likewise if you have any suggestions to improve our training or services please let us know by emailing Jacqui.Tibbits@bigpond.com. Feedback and suggestions are always welcome.

What can I bring to the workshop?

Bring yourself and your experiences to share, an open mind and heart. Tea, coffee, water, resources and a light morning tea is supplied. Please inform us of any dietary requirements.

I need a tax invoice.

A tax invoice/receipt will be emailed to you from Consultivation on request.

How can I contact the organiser with questions?

Email directly to Jacqui.Tibbits@bigpond.com or telephone 0419 948 077.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the workshop?

No that's o'kay, we will have a sign-in sheet on the day.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferable?

Yet is is, however please let us know. Refunds are available up to 7 days before the event.

Is it okay if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes it is, however letting us know beforehand is always appreciated.

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Hosted by Illuminance Solutions

Level 3

251 Adelaide Terrace

Perth, WA 6000

Australia

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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