The aim of these Masterclasses is to create an opportunity for professionals to gain more in-depth knowledge and skills to resource them in managing the challenges that present around unplanned pregnancy.
The Masterclasses will provide a supportive and informative space for dialogue and reflection to help strengthen professionals’ work in the broad field of crisis pregnancy.
Opportunities will be created for participants to share experiences and knowledge.
Who is it for?
If you encounter an unplanned pregnancy in the course of your professional life, and have some responsibility for supporting people who find themselves in this situation. This may include, for example, teachers, doctors, nurses, social workers, therapists, chaplains, all pastoral care workers, youth workers.
Masterclass 1: 15th February 2019 Crisis Pregnancy Counselling Skills for Professionals, Centre of Nurse & Midwifery Education, St. Mary’s Campus, Castlebar*
Masterclass 2; 22nd February 2019 Supporting Healthy Team Dynamics in the delivery of Termination of Pregnancy Services, Maynooth University
Masterclass 3; 8th March 2019 Termination of Pregnancy: Dealing with Complex Issues, Centre of Nurse & Midwifery Education, St. Mary’s Campus, Castlebar*
Masterclass 4; 12th April 2019 Understanding Fatal Fetal Abnormality as a Crisis Pregnancy, Centre of Nurse & Midwifery Education, St. Mary’s Campus, Castlebar*
Masterclass 5; 24th May 2019 The Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018, Maynooth University
How do I apply?
Please contact Carmen Ruiz, the Department of Adult and Community Education, Maynooth University, ContactTel: 01 708 3752 or email firstname.lastname@example.org