QPASTT often receives requests from university and TAFE students for information about our client groups and services. This session will provide participants with an understanding of QPASTT’s and clients, services including information about our programs and referral pathways, volunteering opportunities and tertiary student placements. Anyone who is supporting someone with a refugee experience or is interested in QPASTT’s services – including agency and government staff, health professionals and the general public is also welcome to attend this session.
This session is free to all participants
Taryn McBurney — Child & Adolescent Counsellor / Training Coordinator
Taryn McBurney holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Social Work and is a Registered Play Therapist through the Australian Play Therapists Association. Her work in the field has predominantly been with children and young people in the disability and child protection sectors. She joined the QPASTT team as a Child & Adolescent Counsellor in the Asylum Seeker Support Team in 2015 and now has a dual role working part time as a counsellor on the Children and Youth Team and part time as a Training Coordinator for the organisation.
To register for a workshop, follow the above links and complete the application process to receive your confirmation.
The venue is located within the Dutton Park parking area and as such there is a 2 hour limit on street parking. We encourage you to use public transport if possible. We are located near Park Road train station. Please DO NOT park at the Queensland Health/ Qld Transport premises on Burke St as there is a $261.00 parking fine
This workshop will be held at the Brisbane Multicultural Centre, 28 Dibley St, Woolloongabba in rooms 5 and 6.
This workshops is free, however, you are required to register through the link provided. Each workshop has a limited number of participants. Registration closes 2 days prior to the workshop. A receipt will automatically be sent when registration is complete.