Strength-based Approach to Career Education Conference

The Department of Education and Training Victoria is hosting a one-day conference on 4 March 2019, at the MCG from 9:00am to 3:40pm (registration from 8am).  

This aim is to build the capacity of career practitioners and relevant school staff to deliver a strength-based approach to career education, with a particular focus on vulnerable students.

The conference will include presentations from Gray Poehnell and participants also have the opportunity to attend workshops on trauma-informed counselling and cultural competency.

Career practitioners from all Victorian schools, government, Catholic and independent are invited to attend the conference.

REGISTER NOW FOR THE CONFERENCE

Gary Griffiths - Lensaloft

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

8.00 am

Registration   

9.00 am

Acknowledgement of traditional owners and Introduction

Department of Education and Training Victoria

9.20 am

 Student Speaker

9.40 am

Keynote: Strength-based approach to career education

Gray Poehnell

10.40 am

Morning Tea 

11.00 am

Workshops

  • Trauma informed counselling
  • Cultural competency
12.30 am

Lunch

1.15 pm

Workshops

  • Trauma informed counselling
  • Cultural competency
2.45 pm

 Endnote: Crafting a better story presentation

Gray Poehnell

3.30 pm

Plenary and Endnote

3.40 pm

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