Thursday 4 October – Modified Bathroom Showcase – NEW WEBINAR
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Products used, and designs completed in the last 12 months by Liz Ainsworth and others

Webinar registration – click here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Friday 5 October – Case Study Discussion Day – NEW WORKSHOP! @ VELG Training
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Free parking on site.

Registration commences at 8.30am and each workshop starts at 9.00am.

Student registration – click here
Clinician registration – click here

This case study discussion day aims to provide occupational therapy practitioners and students with:

  • Opportunity to discuss individual case scenarios
  • Tips for problem solving simple and complex home modification issues for people with diverse needs
  • Information about principles for the redesign of key areas of the home
  • Information on legislation, codes, and standards, and their applicability to case studies.
  • Direct discussion about technical building issues, with a builder who is present at the workshop
  • Information on resources for practice.
2018 Qld Home Modification Discussion Group Meetings @ LifeTec Qld
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Objectives for each meeting –

  • To provide an opportunity for networking with OTs and others  working in the building industry interested in home modification practice
  • To explore common practice issues
  • To share resource information and practice experience
  • To discuss strategic issues that need to be addressed by the Occupational Therapy Australia, government etc in relation to current strategic policy and practice issues

There will be guest speakers featured at each meeting.

I shall provide attendance certificates for continuing professional development use.

Cost – free.

Please rsvp to, and bring a plate to share for morning tea.

Thursday 1 November – Grabrail Prescription
Nov 1 @ 6:22 am – 7:22 am

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Factors influencing the selection of grabrails
  • The importance of tailoring grabrail selection and installation to suit individual’s requirements
  • The relevance and application of Access Standards to grabrail prescription in homes
  • Product options and their application, and resources for practice

Webinar registration – click here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday 6 December – Home Modifications for People in the Bariatric Range
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Occupational Therapy practice issues
  • The importance of measurement
  • Principles for selecting and evaluating products and designs
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources to enhance practice

Webinar registration – click here
Cost per person – $50+GST