Unplanned pregnancy best pregnancy principles and a snap shot of Australian Abortion Legislation.
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

Unplanned pregnancy best pregnancy principles and a snap shot of Australian Abortion Legislation.

Presenter Pamela Doherty

Pamela Doherty has worked with Children by Choice as their Education and Training Co-ordinator since 2009. Children by Choice provides counselling, information and education services on all options with an unplanned pregnancy, including abortion, adoption and parenting. Children by Choice has been working to advance Queenslanders' reproductive choices, and to improve access to safe and legal abortion since 1972.

Children by Choice are recognised nationally and internationally as a key advocacy group for the needs and rights of women in relation to reproductive and sexual health. For more information about our work visit www.childrenbychoice.org.au

Course Content

This webinar will equip attendees with the skills and knowledge to support people experiencing an unplanned pregnancy using Children by Choice’s best practice principles of non-directional unplanned pregnancy options counselling. The webinar will also include an overview of Australian abortion legislation.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will:

  • Increase your understanding  of unplanned pregnancy and pregnancy options decisions making
  • Improve your knowledge of abortion of access in Australia
  • Develop skills to support people experiencing an unplanned pregnancy
  • Learn about providing appropriate referral pathways