Dying and palliative care | Seminar Series on Ageing
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|Date:||Friday 14 July 2017|
|Venue:||TD144, TD Building, Swinburne University, Hawthorn Campus|
This interactive presentation will focus on the role of psychologists and counselling practitioners within palliative care in aged care settings.
Dr Margaret Ross has a doctorate in clinical psychology and is employed as a senior psychologist with St Vincent’s Palliative Care and Psychosocial Cancer Care. She has worked in a number of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings, as well as in private practice, and has a special interest in psycho-oncology.
About the Seminar Series
Swinburne’s Seminar Series on Ageing has been running for more than five years and is the only one of its kind in Australia. The series attracts presenters who are experts in geropsychology and covers issues relating to late life conditions and treatments.
The seminars are suitable for clinicians and trainee clinicians but can be understood by a broader range of people including consumers, families and carers. The Seminar Series is free and open to the public.
About the Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults
The Wellbeing Clinic for Older Adults is a confidential counselling and support service for older adults living in residential and community settings. This service is run by psychology, counselling and social work students through Swinburne University of Technology.
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