Education and Professional Development Program
Thursday, February 23th, 2012
Volunteer Training Day 2012
Our first HEAR-T (Hear with Tea) Training Day
A patient shared with me…"the thing I love about Solaris is that I can go in at anytime and there is always someone there, who will say ‘can I get you a cup of tea’ they make it just how I like it and then sit with me saying ‘how are things today?’. It is the only place in the hospital that I feel heard…"
Enquires : Valmai Nathan 9842 9860 or Dr Anna Petterson, 9346 7632 or email Anna on email@example.com
For information on these seminars, please download the following document :2012 Albany Volunteer Training
Tuesday , April 17th, 2012
An Introduction to Communication and Basic Counseling Course
An 8-week course beginning on April 17th 2012
Rosemary Watkins, Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Supervisor & Trainer has presented this course for SolarisCare volunteers since 2002, Rosemary says…
"I believe, this training leads to greater individual personal development, awareness raising and an enrichment of the group/team connection and cohesiveness"
This Course is part of our ongoing commitment to provide all volunteers with ongoing Education and Professional Development and provides many practical skills in a group setting. The course is suitable for ‘meet & greet’ volunteers as well as therapists, those who have not attended previous courses will be given first priority.
Venue: William Street Family Therapy Centre, Upstairs Training Room,
Address: 544 William Street, Mount Lawley
Time: 9:30am – 12.00pm
Dates: Tuesdays April 17, 24. May 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, ends on 5th June
Cost: No Cost (Morning & afternoon refreshments provided)
Rosemary Watkins Profile
For information on these seminars, please download the following document :2012 Communication Skills Volunteer Training
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