Short webinars with an underlining focus on dignity of rights for patients with disability

  4 October 2021  Office of the Public Advocate

The Office of the Public Advocate’s Healthy Discussions Project team will be hosting four fifteen-minute webinars throughout October 2021 on topics with an underlying focus on dignity of rights for people with disability.

Each webinar will cover a specific topic on the following dates:

  • Thursday, 7 October 2021 – Effective Communication with Health Professionals – role plays
  • Thursday, 14 October 2021 – Dignity and decision making (including choice and control)
  • Thursday, 21 October 2021 – Dignity in relation to care needs
  • Thursday, 28 October 2021 – Skills, knowledge and attitudes required to communicate and support patients with visible and invisible disability to make decisions about their own health.

All webinars will be held at 11am.

These sessions are an opportunity for health professionals to bring along their morning tea and gain knowledge into recognising and understanding the rights of effectively communicating with people with disability.

Please use the link below to join all four of the above webinars.

 justice-vic-gov-au.zoom.us/j/65196731458

Please note attendees do not have to register for this event.

Please note that this link can be used for each of the webinars listed above.

RSVPs are not required for these sessions, just join us on the day.