Calendar

Dec
14
Thu
Home Modification Webinar – Lighting and Colour
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lighting and Colour

Attendees will receive information about:

  • Colour luminance and colour contrast; lighting options
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve specific case scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Information about registration is available from the Webinar tab under the Events tab

Jan
25
Thu
Thursday 25 January – Case study showcase discussion – NEW WEBINAR
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide opportunities for attendees to discuss case studies.

Attendees to email information to Liz in advance of the webinar.

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

 

Feb
1
Thu
Thursday 1 February – Legislation, Codes, and Standards for Home Modification Practice
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The intent and relevance of legislation, codes, and access standards for domestic home modifications
  • Resources to assist practice

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

Mar
1
Thu
Thursday 1 March – Minor Modifications
Mar 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The difference between minor and major modifications
  • A framework outlining the complexity associated with minor modification prescription
  • The context for delivery of minor modifications in the community
  • The advantages and limitations of minor modifications
  • The process for identifying the need for minor modifications
  • Typical barriers and minor modification solutions in the home
  • Resources that can be used for future practice

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

Mar
2
Fri
Friday 2 March – Ramps and Rails Workshop @ VELG Training
Mar 2 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

https://www.velgtraining.com/

Free parking on site.

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

Student registration – click here
Clinician registration – click here

The bathroom modifications workshop aims to provide occupational therapy practitioners and students with:

  • Knowledge about broad principles for designing bathrooms for domestic homes
  • Practical information on products and designs to suit bathrooms for older people and people with disabilities
  • Information about resources to assist with problem solving a range of client scenarios
  • Direct discussion about technical building issues, with a builder who is present at the workshop
  • Opportunity to discuss and problem solve case scenarios from their own work setting
Mar
3
Sat
2018 Qld Home Modification Discussion Group Meetings @ LifeTec Qld
Mar 3 @ 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 info@homedesignforliving.com, and bring a plate to share for morning tea.

Apr
5
Thu
Thursday 5 April – Door Threshold Solutions
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Typical barriers and design solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

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

May
3
Thu
Thursday 3 May – Toilet Modifications
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

May
4
Fri
Friday 4 May – Bathroom Modifications @ VELG Training
May 4 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

https://www.velgtraining.com/

Free parking on site.

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

Student registration – click here
Clinician registration – click here

The bathroom modifications workshop aims to provide occupational therapy practitioners and students with:

  • Knowledge about broad principles for designing bathrooms for domestic homes
  • Practical information on products and designs to suit bathrooms for older people and people with disabilities
  • Information about resources to assist with problem solving a range of client scenarios
  • Direct discussion about technical building issues, with a builder who is present at the workshop
  • Opportunity to discuss and problem solve case scenarios from their own work setting
May
5
Sat
2018 Qld Home Modification Discussion Group Meetings @ LifeTec Qld
May 5 @ 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 info@homedesignforliving.com, and bring a plate to share for morning tea.