june, 2019

19jun9:30 am- 4:30 pmWellbeing, Self-care and Worker Sustainability9:30 am - 4:30 pm CBD


Event Details

Who is this training for?

Specialist family violence practitioners in direct work and the team leaders and practice leads who support them.

What will participants learn?

  • Critiquing the concepts of ‘self-care’, ‘burnout’ and ‘compassion fatigue’, and considering how workers and employers are mutually responsible for wellbeing and sustainability
  • Developing a sustainability plan with practical strategies that go beyond surface solutions
  • Managing the increased demand on the sector at a time of rapid change
  • Getting aligned with your values to sustain ‘self’ through the unique challenges of family violence work
  • Using a trauma-informed and feminist lens to consider the impact of the work.


(Wednesday) 9:30 am - 4:30 pm