Facing the unexpected

We are developing the first Australian multidisciplinary training and microcredential program focused on the psychosocial aspects of prenatal diagnosis.

This learning platform will offer short online and interactive courses, networking communities and collaborative spaces. 

Facing the Unexpected is funded by the

Our microcredential program, courses and collab spaces will be...


Our courses will include multimedia resources and activities designed to be authentic to the learner's role. Our networking communities will offer the chance to connect with others, share expertise and establish networks to transform systems.

Evidence informed

We will explore, engage with, and critique the evidence and evidence gaps in relation to the psychosocial aspects of prenatal diagnosis to ensure information is contemporary and aligned with best practice. 


Our training is being co-designed with health and allied health professionals, researchers, educators, systems experts and people with lived experience of receiving a prenatal diagnosis to provide unique and meaningful courses. 

Collaborating organisations

Advisors and collaborators

We welcome and value many perspectives. Please email info@throughtheunexpected.org.au if you would like to collaborate. 

Our courses and collab spaces are launching soon...

We hoped to launch by July 1st 2024, but we opted to prioritise quality over date... 

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