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Climate change and wellbeing seminar, Wellington

May 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$210
Psychotherapists are invited to a multi-disciplinary professional development seminar on environmental sustainability. This will be a good follow-on from the NZAP webinar series “Te Ipu Taiao – The Climate Crucible”, enabling the sharing of reflections and an opportunity to ‘bed-in’ your insights into your practice. It will also cover practical aspects of sustainability for agencies.

Environmental challenges are increasingly impacting our clients and our agencies. “People in Place” is a positive, holistic approach that stimulates creative responses. This seminar will enable you to develop your own ‘green’ practice and to start formulating a sustainability map for your agency.

Topics covered:

  • Sustainability for community services
  • Reducing carbon and waste
  • Client wellbeing and climate anxiety
  • Climate change risks and inequalities
  • Kaitiakitanga: bicultural perspectives
  • Personal resilience

Includes morning & afternoon tea & a delicious lunch and time to be refreshed on the beautiful Wellington hills. Certificate issued for professional development (7 hours).

Trainer

Silvia Purdie is a sustainability consultant, trainer, counsellor and ordained minister. She is passionate about resourcing the social sector for environmental responsibility.

Details

Date:
May 24
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$210
Website:
www.place.net.nz/training

Venue

Wadestown Presbyterian Church
116 Wadestown Road
Wellington,

Organizer

Silvia Purdie
Phone:
027 242 1113
Email:
silvia.purdie@gmail.com
Website:
www.place.net.nz/