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2023 PCA Families AGM

Date:        Wednesday 8 November 2023

Time:       4.00-6.00pm

Venue:     Rendezvous Hotel, President’s Room, 328 Flinders Street, Melbourne

Register and select if you prefer to attend in person or online. For those attending online a link will be sent to you closer to the event.

Guest Speaker: Stacy Blythe; Associate Professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Western Sydney University and Deputy Director of Translational Research and Social Innovation group.

Stacey’s research focuses on the health and well-being of children in out-of-home care. As a lecturer in Infant Mental Health, she is particularly interested in infants who are prenatally exposed to harmful substances (eg. illicit drugs). In addition to her nursing, teaching and research qualifications, Stacy has post graduate certification in Developmental Trauma.

Stacy has also been a carer for 18+ years. Drawing on her skills as a nurse, knowledge as a researcher and experience as a carer, Stacy provides training to health care workers, social service providers, educators and carers in relation to working with children who have prenatal substance exposure and/or have experienced trauma. You can attend via webinar or face to face.