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Care effect workshop #1 • Melbourne

  • The Larwill Studio 48 Flemington Rd Parkville, VIC, 3052 Australia (map)


Translating the Science into Everyday Practice

The Care Effect workshop is a unique opportunity for neonatal nurses, midwives, and therapists to learn the current science behind Neonatal Developmentally Supportive Care through a trauma lens and gain a comprehensive understanding of the impact of premature birth on the physical, social, and emotional wellbeing of both the infant and parent. 

6.5 CPD hours

Workshop One

Topics include:

  • Developmental outcomes for infants born premature: Beyond the neonatal nursery

  • Brain and sensory system development: Creating the just right environment for optimal growth and development

  • Understanding the emotional landscape for infants and their families in the neonatal nursery

  • Supporting the parent-infant attachment relationship: a lever for improved outcomes

  • Becoming a kangaroo care champion: Communicating the science and evidence of kangaroo care to parents

  • Neonatal behavioural cues: The essence of connecting with infants and their families

  • Swaddled Bathing: Reducing stress, conserving energy, and creating positive bathing experiences

Early Bird Registrations close 11th October 2019

Final registrations close 18th November 2019


If you are an Australian College of Neonatal Nurses (ACNN) Member- please email for further information on registration and payment. All other registrations can be made via the purchase button below.

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