Bereavement and Trauma

Bereavement and Trauma
Type: Webinar
Presenter: Dr Fiona Maccallum
Presenter Bio:
Fiona is a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology with research interests in grief & loss, trauma and anxiety. She undertakes experimental and clinical investigations of autobiographical memory, self-identity and future thinking, attachment, emotion regulation, and motivation. She has contributed to several randomised controlled trials for prolonged grief and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. She is also focused on understanding resilence and psychopathology more broadly including cognitive processes, social influences on mental health, and applying statistical modelling to understand heterogeneity in symptom onset, maintenance, and recovery/treatment response. Fiona came to UQ in 2018. Prior to this she held an NHMRC Early Career Research Fellowship which was undertaken at Teachers College, Columbia University and the University of New South Wales. Fiona has worked for over a decade as a clinical psychologist in research, public, and private practice settings.

Webinar Overview:

This webinar aims to provide an overview of developments in conceptualising and treating complex and prolonged grief reactions including:
1) assessment of prolonged grief and trauma reactions
2) case formulation
3) treatment strategies

Learning Outcomes:
Understand the key features of prolonged grief responses Recognise similarities and differences between grief, trauma and depressive responses
Have assessment strategies for prolonged grief
Understand the current treatment literature for grief responses
Have strategies for working therapeutically with individuals experiencing prolonged grief and trauma reactions

Date Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Victoria: 3.00pm - 4.30pm AEST
New South Wales: 3.00pm - 4.30pm AEST
Tasmania: 3:00pm - 4:30pm AEST
South Australia: 2:30pm - 4:00pm ACST
Queensland: 3.00pm - 4.30pm AEST
Northern Territory: 1:30pm - 3:00pm ACST
Western Australia: 12:00pm - 1:30pm AWST

If you're unable to attend at the scheduled time but you would still like to purchase this webinar please register and regardless of attendance at the scheduled time you will be sent a recording of the webinar to view at your leisure. This recording will remain available for three months.

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.

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19/06/2019 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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