Difficult Conversations: Delivering Bad News

Difficult Conversations: Delivering Bad News
Type: Webinar
Presenter: Lynne Halamish

Webinar Overview: Difficult conversations: Delivering Bad News

The proposed aim of this webinar is to provide practical, applicable tools for those who will or must deliver bad news. The content of this webinar would be suited to Medical Personnel, Counsellors, Family members, Police, Fire fighters, Clergy, Disaster teams or anyone who needs to deliver bad news. 

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this webinar, participants should be able to:

Improve on their listening and communication skills   
See a reduction in the helplessness in the face of the task of delivering bad news
Have an improved understanding of what it is to receive bad news 
Increase their awareness and interpretation of body language    
Enhance their psychosocial adaptation of the reciever of bad news   
Avoid increasing distress unnecessarily

Presenter Bio: Lynne Halamish

Lynne Halamish has over two and a half decades of counselling experience with severely ill persons and their families during both illness and bereavement. She has extensive experience in the counseling of persons suddenly bereaved by accident, illness, violence or terror of any kind.
Lynne has taught and lectured extensively in Europe, the Middle East, Russia and the USA. She has specialized in in-hospital staff training particularly in departments with high mortality rates.
Lynne is also the co-author of “The Weeping Willow: Encounters with Grief”.

Webinar Details

Date: 21st of November 2018

Times: New South Wales: 3:00 - 4:30pm AEDT
Victoria: 3:00 - 4:30pm AEDT
Tasmania: 3:00 - 4:30pm AEDT
South Australia: 2:30 - 4:00pm ACDT
Queensland: 2:00 - 3:30pm AEST
Northern Territory: 1:30 - 3:00pm ACST
Western Australia: 12:00pm - 1:30pm AWST

Member: $50
Non-Member: $75

Cancellation and Refund Policy

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement reserves the right to cancel education programs that do not achieve minimum participation, in which case all fees will be refunded.
Registration cancellations will not be accepted unless made in writing to the centre. Cancellations made more than thirty (30) days prior to the event date will be refunded less 25% of the registration fee to cover administration costs.  
No registration refunds will be made after this date. Please note: The full invoiced amount will still be payable in the event of non-attendance on the day.

Terms & Conditions

ACGB's program and program content is copyrighted. Its use and dissemination is restricted and unauthorized duplication is prohibited. Viewers agree to use the product under the purchase agreement terms, which restrict number of viewers based on registration type. Individual Registration - Provides one person, the registrant, access to the webcast or DVD for personal viewing. Multi-Viewer Registration - Provides one person, the registrant, access to the webcast for streaming from one computer to a group of people or the DVD for viewing at one location. CE Credits for this program may only be obtained through ACGB. CE instructions will be provided to the registered contact for the organization (or to the registered individual) prior to the live air date and to attendees at the end of the program.
21/11/2018 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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