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Education Ministry dealing with effect of Violence on Students

first_imgEducation Ministry dealing with effect of Violence on Students EducationMay 26, 2010 RelatedEducation Ministry dealing with effect of Violence on Students RelatedEducation Ministry dealing with effect of Violence on Students FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail The Ministry of Education says it is moving to deal with the effect the current violence is having on the psychological health and emotional wellbeing of students.In a release Tuesday (May 25), the Ministry stated that its Guidance Counselling Unit has organised a meeting with leaders of various agencies, including the Victim Support Unit, the Dispute Resolution Foundation (DRFY), the Early Childhood Commission (ECC), the Child Development Agency (CDA), the Offices of the Children’s Registry and Children’s Advocate (OCR, OCAY), the Grace and Staff Foundation, UNICEF, the Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA), the Peace Management Initiative (PMI), the Council of Churches, Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM ) and the Red Cross, to co-ordinate a response and provide trauma counselling in the affected schools and communities, as soon as it is safe to do so.The Ministry is also asking parents/guardians and families to answer their children’s questions about the violence thoughtfully and objectively – not answering their questions will likely escalate their fears.“When possible let children return to their normal activities. Encourage them to play with their friends. Let them listen to their music of choice. However, they need to be properly supervised during these activities,” the Ministry said.“When possible encourage children to put their thoughts and concerns in writing and drawings and use those as springboards for discussion. Should issues such as the use of excessive gun images, images of rampant bloodshed and/or excessive sadness, arise out of the children’s writing/drawings and discussions, this warrants further intervention and counselling,” the release said.“Please contact the Ministry of Education’s Guidance and Counselling Unit or any of the above agencies for assistance,” it concluded.The Public was also invited to call the following numbers, at any time, to speak with a counsellor:MINISTRY OF EDUCATION GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING UMIT24 Hour Access Lines for Trauma and Grief Counseling355-7253852-4119443-5486844-3057446-2047841-5992292-32743514519829-6691700-6072583-4614799-7526402-3649405-3060445-0699427-0022423-9167318-0901center_img RelatedEducation Ministry dealing with effect of Violence on Students Advertisementslast_img read more

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Easy appointment for Melbourne

first_imgEasy previously worked for the Port of Melbourne in a number of senior executive positions – he will transition into his new role during March 2014.Minister for Ports, David Hodgett, observed: “I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Nick Easy as the ceo of the Port of Melbourne Corporation (PoMC), following the PoMC Board recommendation.”The Port of Melbourne is home to Australia’s largest container terminal at Swanson Dock, and has a dedicated multipurpose terminal to handle non-containerised, project and breakbulk commodities.  www.portofmelbourne.comlast_img

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