Events

 

Brisbane

22
May
Common Threads Summit South Brisbane
Queensland is talking about the importance of embedding lived experience in AOD treatment. The Common Threads Summit invites you to consider lived experience in all its complexity and explore the fears, challenges, benefits and "why" people choose to share their story.
22
May
Working with Complexity – parents... Hamilton
A one-day workshop which considers practice skills in working with families to make a difference, when parental issues relate to the often concurrent issues of mental health, substance misuse and family violence.
24
May
Responding Well to People with... Gaythorne
A one day workshop for those interested in supporting people labelled as challenging - for parents, family members, friends or workers
27
May
Partnering for Impact and... Bowen Hills
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn
27
May
Loving working with Clients who... Eight Mile Plains
This day workshop will explore the diagnosis of BPD and its history, how Dialectical Behaviour Therapy conceptualises BPD and the biosocial model development. It will also explain what DBT is and how it works, encompassing some DBT skills and strategies that can be implemented into the workplace.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
28
May
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
31
May
Working with Young People who Self... Beenleigh
This workshop will give very practical strategies for working with young people who self harm. It addresses both prevention and intervention. It is suited to shelter staff, youth workers, teachers, chaplins, psychologists, etc.
31
May
Building Resilience in Young People Beenleigh
The workshop will explore factors in the development of resilience e.g. problem solving abilities, caring relationships, and having a sense of purpose. Further it will develop knowledge and skills in participants in moving this from theory to practice e.g.
03
Jun
Intimate partner violence across... South Brisbane
Jatinder Kaur will discuss aspects of intimate partner violence that impact women from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds including: Vulnerabilities and risk factors faced by migrant and refugee women Holistic bio-psy-social assessments of migrant and refugee victim
06
Jun
Pathways of Recovery Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources now to secure your attendance.
12
Jun
SaFa training – Risk assessment in... Hamilton
This comprehensive one-day workshop uses evidence-based knowledge to develop participants’ understanding of the concepts central to risk assessment in contemporary child protection practice.
20
Jun
Strengths-Based Case Management in... Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
20
Jun
The Effects of Caring in Social... Kedron
This one day workshop will ask the questions, What does caring cost us? What is workplace stress? and will explore the risk factors, define terms and emphasis how we can observe in ourselves and others, the effects of workplace stress.
21
Jun
Roundtable - Young People with... New Farm
The Roundtable will present research findings from the Lost in Transition Project focusing on the needs of young people with cognitive disability with complex needs in transition (e.g. from Child Safety, Youth Justice).
27
Jun
It Takes a Village - social... Hamilton
This one-day workshop offers a contemporary and practice-oriented frame of reference for the use of social inclusion theory in family support.
05
Jul
EFT Tapping (Emotional Freedom... Springwood
This one day EFT Level 1 practitioner training benefits social workers as a tool for self-care, supervision and working with individual clients.
16
Jul
ASIST - Applied Suicide... Moorooka
Livingworks ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety.
17
Jul
High Voltage – working with ‘high... Hamilton
High Voltage is a one-day workshop, which supports a practical and effective approach to working with vulnerable young people, grounded in contemporary thinking and research.
22
Jul
National Elder Abuse Conference... South Brisbane
To be held on the 22 and 23 July in Brisbane, NEAC 2019 will help safeguard the right of older Australians to live free from abuse, violence, exploitation and neglect. NEAC 2019 is an opportunity to drive real change as the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety unfolds and a National
25
Jul
CBT Prolonged Exposure (PE)... Kedron
CBT Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) is a strongly-evidenced framework for assisting trauma survivors, particularly those with PTSD, to resolve intrusive, distressing memories of trauma events, which for many clients is the most distressing part of PTSD.
01
Aug
The Better Boards Conference 2019 South Brisbane
The Better Boards Conference is a key event for not-for-profit board members and CEOs. Attend to explore sustainable governance practices and strengthen leadership qualities.
06
Aug
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Toombul
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
08
Aug
Supervision: Unpacking Practice Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
08
Aug
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Toombul
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
09
Aug
Working with Dissociation to... Kedron
This one day workshop aims to describe and explore the process of dissociation that occurs in complex trauma. To have an understanding of dissociation and how it presents can be supported to be integrated is key to social work whatever the role.
22
Aug
Strengths-Based Approaches to... Runcorn
Contact Lighthouse Resources or Apply online to secure your spot.
22
Aug
Tuning In to Acting Out –... Hamilton
This one-day workshop is a must for experienced workers in both government and community services working with young people, including youth workers, direct care workers in residential services for young people, statutory child protection and juvenile justice workers.
29
Aug
Exploring Attachment in Couple Work
This half day workshop is designed to assist social workers, psychologists and counsellors to develop a better understanding of working with couples from an attachment framework.
05
Sep
Repairing Broken Threads -... Hamilton
A one-day workshop designed to develop your knowledge and skills in: assessing safety; planning effective support and intervention; and collaborative work with children, young people, their families and carers in this emotive and critical work.
19
Sep
For The record - effective case... Hamilton
A highly interactive one-day workshop that examines the science and the art of recording in various contexts, with a focus on case notes.
17
Oct
SaFa® Training – Risk assessment... Hamilton
This comprehensive one-day workshop uses evidence-based knowledge to develop participants’ understanding of the concepts central to risk assessment in contemporary child protection practice.
31
Oct
The Forgotten Known - Attachment... Springwood
This full-day dual-platform - Workshop/Webinar is designed to assist social workers, child protection workers, psychologists, counsellors and community workers to develop a better understanding of adults, children and families with traumatic histories and to enhance their skills in working with this
07
Nov
First-Up – client response... Hamilton
This one-day workshop equips and supports administration workers in their role of providing ‘first-up’ responses to clients and members of the public who present in person at reception or over the phone.
14
Nov
Advanced Focused Psychological... Kedron
This one day course is for social workers who have some prior knowledge of Focused Psychological Strategies – from previous trainings and/or professional experience.

Central Queensland

30
Aug
Child Abuse & Neglect... Rockhampton
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
30
Aug
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Rockhampton
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
31
Aug
Child Abuse & Neglect... Rockhampton
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.

Darling Downs

08
Jun
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Toowoomba
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.

Gold Coast

06
Jun
Partnering for Impact and... Surfers Paradise
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn
26
Jun
Bravehearts Masterclass Series Arundel
LEARN HOW TO BETTER SUPPORT CLIENTS AFFECTED BY CHILD SEXUAL ASSAULT

Ipswich

10
Jun
QCOSS Event: Sorry I don't... REDBANK PLAINS
How, when and why should you engage an interpreter?
05
Jun
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Springfield Lakes
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
05
Jun
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Springfield Lakes
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
20
Jun
Partnering for Impact and... Ipswich
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn

Logan

15
Jun
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Mundoolun
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
22
Jun
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Mundoolun
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
24
Jul
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Jimboomba
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
24
Jul
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Jimboomba
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.

North Queensland

21
May
Partnering for Impact and... Cairns City
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn
30
May
Partnering for Impact and... South Townsville
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn
08
Jul
Love Bites Respectful... Townsville
Train as a facilitator of NAPCAN's respectful relationships program Love Bites and Love Bites Junior, designed for 11-17 year olds.
11
Jul
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Townsville
Free workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.
12
Jul
Creating Child Safe Organisations... Townsville
A free workshop containing essential knowledge for anyone who works or volunteers in an organisation that deals directly or indirectly with children.
13
Jul
Free Child Abuse & Neglect... Townsville
Workshop covers essential knowledge for anyone working with children and young people, particularly those covered by mandatory reporting requirements. Learn about child abuse and neglect prevention and how you can play your part in keeping children safe from harm.

North West Queensland

17
Jul
QCOSS Event: Changing Lives,... NORMANTON
What will it take to create a Normanton community where everyone contributes, matters, and belongs?

Online

30
May
Webinar - Legal Ed Seminar -...
Join Slater and Gordon's Maggie Poole to discuss Social Work and the Law and Insurance and Superannuation Claims via Webinar!
04
Jun
Webinar - Social Work Practice in...
Join Brooke Kooymans in this two part online webinar for Social Workers! Social workers will be provided with practical skills needed for successfully working within the NDIS framework.
11
Jun
Webinar - Social Work Practice in...
Part 2 - NDIS Webinar with Brooke Kooymans.

Queensland wide

18
Jun
QCOSS State Budget Breakfast 2019 South Brisbane
Join us to hear about the impact the State Budget will have on Queenslanders experiencing poverty and disadvantage.
12
Sep
QCOSS State Conference 2019 -... Caloundra
'Leading change together' is the theme of this year's QCOSS State Conference. Details will be available soon.

Sunshine Coast

23
May
Responding Well to People with... Bokarina
A workshop for those interested in supporting people who have been labelled as challenging - for parents, family members, friends or workers
17
Jun
Partnering for Impact and... Nambour
Partnering for Growth and Partnering for Impact Workshops The Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) has engaged Q Shelter to work with Community Housing Providers, Specialist Homelessness Service providers, and other key stakeholders to ensure Partnering for Growth and Partn