2019 Live Webinars

Liz Ainsworth is conducting live webinars during 2019.

The webinars will be held from 12 noon (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia time) on the dates specified below for approximately 1-1.5 hours.

Time will be made available of questions and discussion.

A certificate of attendance and notes can be sent to attendees after the event.

Please note that the registration fee is the amount to be paid per person. The figure is not a group rate. Please contact Liz to discuss group rate payment 

Thursday – 31 January 2019 – Case study showcase discussion

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

Information will be provided about home modifications completed recently in the last 6 to 12 months including minor and major modifications to external and internal areas of the home, kitchens, bathrooms, and laundries. Photos of barriers and solutions will be presented

Attendees to email their own case study information to Liz in advance of the webinar if they wish to showcase their work and discuss their scenarios.

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 7 February 2019 – Legislation, Codes, and Standards for Home Modification Practice

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 21 February 2019 – Modified Kitchen Showcase

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 7 March 2019 – Minor Modifications

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 registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 21 March 2019 – Equipment and manual handling issues of importance for planning home modification solutions – NEW WEBINAR

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Why knowledge and skills in manual handling are important for home modification practice
  • Examples of manual handling issues that may arise in the home for a range of people who present with access and mobility requirements
  • Home modification solutions to address the environmental barriers that may limit good manual handling practice and equipment use
  • Resources that can be used for future practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 4 April 2019 - Door Threshold Solutions

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 2 May 2019 - Toilet Modifications

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Terminology
  • Information on measurement
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 7 June 2019 - Doors

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 4 July 2019 – Report Writing

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Features of different types of comprehensive reports for minor and major modifications – to assist with court decisions, ensure protection from litigation, and facilitate excellent clinical competence
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 1 August 2019 – Stairlifts

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Australian Standards requirements
  • When to recommend stairlifts
  • Typical barriers and design/product solutions
  • Clinical reasoning to problem solve case scenarios
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 29 August 2019 – Legislation, Codes, and Standards for Home Modification Practice

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The intent and relevance of legislation, codes, and access standards for domestic home modifications
  • When to consult local council and building/plumbing authorities about home modifications
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 5 September 2019 – Case study showcase discussion

Objectives – To provide opportunities for attendees to discuss case studies.
Information will be provided about home modifications completed recently including minor and major modifications to external and internal areas of the home, kitchens, bathrooms, and laundries.

Attendees to email their own case study information to Liz in advance of the webinar if they wish to showcase their work and discuss their scenarios.

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 3 October 2019 – Modified Bathroom Showcase

Objectives – To provide information about:

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

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 7 November 2019 - Grabrail Prescription

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
  • The latest research relating to grabrails provided in bathrooms and toilets
  • Product options and their application
  • Resources for practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST

Thursday – 5 December 2019 – Home Modifications for People in the Bariatric Range

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Occupational Therapy practice issues and challenges
  • The importance of measurement of the person, their equipment, and the carer
  • Principles for selecting and evaluating products and designs
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Resources for practice

Webinar registrationclick here
Cost per person – $50+GST