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RACGP Specific Interests

RACGP Specific Interests

Events calendar

01 Jun 2019 - 02 Jun 2019


ASPM and RACGP Joint Conference

Trauma Informed Care in General Practice.


Venue: The Victoria Hotel, 215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne

Date: Saturday and Sunday 1–2 June 2019

Price: RACGP / ASPM Members: $550 | RACGP / ASPM Members early bird: $450
Non-members: $650 | Non-members early bird: $550

In collaboration with the Australian Society for Psychological Medicine

Contact: Miss Emma Carroll

Tel: 1800 090 588

20 Jun 2019


The Effects of Trauma on Children’s Mental Health

Venue: Online

Time: 7.00–8.30 pm (AEST)

Price: RACGP Members: Free | Non-members: $95

In collaboration with Emerging Minds

A child’s psychological recovery from experiences of trauma, loss and other adverse experiences is often dependent on their network of supportive and nurturing relationships. Mental health difficulties can be exacerbated by lack of access to support mechanisms that help children make sense of what has happened to them. A GPs role is often pivotal in supporting the establishment of these networks, particularly for children who are socially and economic isolated or who have problematic relationships with the adults in their lives.

This webinar examines frameworks that GPs use to remain curious about the circumstances of children who have been affected by trauma, while establishing support networks that assist in recovery.

Contact: Emma Carroll

Tel: 1800 090 588