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Videos for Workers

Trauma, Loss and Grief

Many older Australians have experienced trauma, grief and loss in their life. Watching this brief video about the effects of trauma on older people will help you to understand their needs.

Trauma and Dementia

What can you do to improve the quality of life of someone who has dementia and who has also experienced trauma? Watch this video to learn simple things you can do to help them feel safer, stronger and more in control.

What is Trauma Informed Care?

Watch this short video to learn key aspects of Trauma-Informed Care (TIC).
Understanding TIC can help improve your day-to-day interactions with residents and their loved ones.

Self Care

Caring for others is rewarding but it can impact on your health and wellbeing. This video is a gentle reminder to prioritise your own well-being and practice self-care.

Building connections

When working with someone with trauma, it’s important to build a safe and trusting relationship. Watch this video to learn how to build a sense of connection with older people, even during brief interactions.