Pregnancy Choices Training

This course defines and explains all the options available to people experiencing an unplanned pregnancy.

It is open to nurses, midwives, doctors, counsellors, community health workers, school counsellors, youth workers, Aboriginal Health Workers, and any professional who encounters clients with unplanned pregnancy.


This course will be offered in 2020. To express interest and to be updated for dates and registration openings please email with your:

  • Full Name
  • Date of birth
  • Email address
  • Phone number

Course Outline

The course covers broad social and political issues and clinical options, incorporating cultural considerations into topics and resources.

  • Global, national and local views of unplanned pregnancy
  • Social and political context of unplanned pregnancy and women’s choices
  • Cultural implications of unplanned pregnancy
    • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander perspective
    • Culturally & Linguistically Diverse perspective
  • Family and domestic violence in the context of unplanned pregnancy
  • Continuing the pregnancy: Antenatal Pathways
  • Adoption
  • Abortion
  • Perinatal Mental Health
  • Support programs for parenting
  • Young parenting
  • Counselling responses to unplanned pregnancy


Course Cost


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