The resilient teacher webinar: Finding the balance and the importance of mental health and wellbeing
This webinar will focus on the importance of your mental health and wellbeing. It will support you to take a proactive and preventive approach towards your own mental health and wellbeing and guide you to assist others by creating a supportive environment for you and your team.
Teachers, educators, and support workers who work with children and young people every day often experience compassion fatigue and burnout, with the teaching profession being reported as one of the most stressful occupations.
This webinar will assist you to:
- recognise the signs of burnout and fatigue
- respectfully set boundaries that protect your own wellbeing in both your personal and work environments
- work through unprecedented times, including the COVID-19 pandemic and home learning
- implement and create health and wellbeing practices
- understand how to be at your healthiest
- build on your emotional resilience
- deal with stress and stay centred when feeling overwhelmed
- set and remain focused on goals that will improve your wellbeing
- create a supportive community within your work and home setting.
Who is this suitable for?
It is suitable for early childhood, primary and high school teachers, educators, support workers and other professionals who work with children and young people.
This conference will contribute 2 hours of elective PD towards 6.2 and 7.4 of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.
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Date: Thursday, 16 June 2022.
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time). This will include a 30-minute Q&A session at the end.
Speaker: Heather Irvine-Rundle, senior clinical psychologist and director of The Read Clinic.
Location: Online webinar. Registered attendees will be emailed login details the week of the webinar. Please complete the booking form below with your contact details, including direct email address.
Ticket price: $75 per person (including GST).
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About the speaker
Heather is a senior clinical psychologist and the director of The Read Clinic, which is one of the largest psychology practises in Australia. As well as practising in Australia, Heather has also spent three years in the UK working with some of the most deprived families in Liverpool and London. She also led a service providing advice and consultations on mental health to all the schools in the South London area.
As well as practicing for over two decades, Heather has also found time to become a published author with her latest book Hello Baby. Heather speaks regularly on local ABC radio, has appeared on a number of television shows including 60 Minutes, and writes regular articles for print and digital media.
In 2019, Heather was appointed as Conjoint Professor of Practice in the School of Psychology at the University of Newcastle.
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