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WORKSHOP: Advanced Home Modifications: Exploring Case Studies - DARWIN

Workshop Overview

This session will include a half day group presentations of case studies using powerpoint by select attendees. Liz Ainsworth shall facilitate the event and share information from her own housing experience. Registrants are asked to submit a short abstract outlining a case study that they are working on or have finalised where they have required or currently require assistance with problem solving the scenario. Minor or major modification cases may be proposed. The registrant is to outline their model of practice and clinical reasoning process, with a view to providing questions to the audience for problem solving or comments on the outcome of the case to foster discussion about service delivery implications. Registrants are welcome to contact Liz Ainsworth to discuss their proposed case in advance of submitting an abstract. Abstracts of no more than 300 words are due 1 month prior to the start of the event.

Learning Outcomes

  • To discuss case study examples with a view to reviewing models of practice and clinical reasoning
  • To problem solve simple and complex environmental barriers for people with a range of needs, and potential home modification solutions
  • To discuss potential ethical and legal issues arising from cases, and appropriate professional action
  • To share resources to guide professional practice in home modifications including report writing, drawing and researching solutions
  • To enhance case preparation, research and professional presentation skills.

Presenter
Liz Ainsworth

CPD Hours
By attending this CPD event, members will be able to claim 3.5 hours towards their CPD requirements.

Registration
Early Bird Close: Friday, 30 October 2015
Final Close: Wednesday 4 November 2015


Dates

Thu 12 Nov 2015, 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Location

Rydges Darwin Airport Resort & Hotel


Pricing

Member Early Bird: $150
Member Standard: $175
Student Member: $100
Non Member: $250


Contact

Name Occupational Therapy Australia
Link Advanced Home Modifications: Exploring Case Studies - DARWIN



Created 20th July 2015

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