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Trauma-Informed Care in Aged Care

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Trauma-informed care is an evolving practice in healthcare that recognises most people have experienced some kind of trauma during their lives and takes this into consideration when providing care. TIC acknowledges that trauma may cause lifelong repercussions, impacting emotions and relationships.

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Based upon the findings of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, it was recommended that all workers involved in direct contact with people in the aged care system, as well as those providing care finder and assessment services, be provided with training on trauma-informed care. So, what does trauma-informed care involve and how can aged care workers implement the principles of TIC in their interactions with clients?

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Pamela Boyd
12 May 2022
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Very helpful & practical, good resource for everyone as we have to deal with many different people.
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Karen Doyle
23 Apr 2022
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Brenda Stritch
06 Mar 2022
Informative
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Colin Gardiner
15 Apr 2022
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Helpful education
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Carolyne Winskill
12 May 2022
Registered Nurse
This brief article provided basic information
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Joanne Boetel
18 Jan 2022
Enjoyable learning
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racheal nicholas
19 Jan 2022
Great for reinforcing knowledge of trauma patients.
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TERENCE HERNEN
05 Apr 2022
Registered Nurse
reinforcement of existing knowledge
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Eileen mckeown
07 Feb 2022
Great topic very interesting
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Katrina mckee
03 Apr 2022
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