Body Connections

19 September  2018, 9.00am – 4.30pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth – 6 CPD Hours
This workshop focusses on the use of breath, movement, mindfulness, sensory based and play based interventions to support children, adolescents & their parents. The activities are quite simple and easy to implement, but the effect should not be underestimated. They are powerful ways to support healthy brain development, emotional regulation, social skills building and connection to self and others.

Setting up in Private Practice

20 October 2018, 9.00am – 3.00pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth – 5 CPD Hours
The AASW invites you to our workshop focussed on setting up a private social work business. This workshop will explore private practice using the experiences of presenter Iris Barten who has run a successful private practice business in WA. Participants will gain knowledge in understanding client markets, the needs of setting up a business, how to find individuals who can progress your business further, and other skills towards to developing your own private practice business.

Annual Members Meeting

24 October 2018, 6pm – 8pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth – 6 CPD Hours
Please join us for the WA Branch’s Annual Members Meeting to find out more about the AASW WA Branch and to connect with your colleagues for light refreshments and finger food.

Working with Families Involved with the Family Court

30 October 2018, 9am – 1pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth – 4 CPD Hours
The AASW invites you to this workshop on Working with Families Involved with the Family Court facilitated by Adam Peaty. This workshop will explore aspects of the Family Court, and provide participants with the conceptual and practical knowledge to assist them when working with families who become involved in family court proceedings.

Masterclass in Supervision for Social Workers

14 November, 9am – 3pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth, 5 CPD Hours
The AASW invites you to our workshop a Masterclass in Supervision. This workshop will explore different models of supervision through the experiences of facilitator Iris Barten. Participants will gain knowledge in understanding different models of supervision and how they apply to different settings, and explore what is required when supervising more experienced social workers.

Meet the Employer

26 November, 2pm – 5pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth, 3 CPD Hours
The AASW-WA Branch is pleased to be hosting a ‘Meet the Employer’ event for social work students, new graduates and those who want to know about employment opportunities. At this event you will meet employers from the welfare, community and health services sector.

Get that Job: Application

28 November, 9.30am – 12.30pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth, 3 CPD Hours
The AASW-WA Branch is pleased to be hosting ‘Get That Job’, an event for social work students, new graduates and social workers who want to improve their employment opportunities.
At this event you will learn about the skills required through the job application process including:
• Resume writing tips.
• Answering social work job selection criteria.

Get that Job: Interview

28 November, 1.30pm – 5.00pm, City West Lotteries House, West Perth, 3 CPD Hours
The AASW-WA Branch is pleased to be hosting ‘Get That Job’, an event for social work students, new graduates and social workers who want to improve their employment opportunities.
At this event you will find out about strategies and tips to improve your interview presence and technique.
To guarantee your place please register as soon as possible, as places are limited. If you have any questions about the 2017/2018 CPD events, please feel free to send them through to cpdwa@aasw.asn.au

Please see the AASW WA Branch Events page on the AASW website for more details.
http://www.aasw.asn.au/events/category/branch-events-9