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March 2018
Free

Webinar: Person Centred Tools Revisited

Date March 5, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Content: Participants will have the opportunity to explore the application of 3 of the tools presented in 2 day Person Centred Planning and Practice workshops. The webinar will provide a brief review of the tools and then explore each one via a case example. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions either during the webinar or submit questions in advance to be answered during the webinar How to participate:` Participants will require a computer with stable internet connection Webinars…

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$200

Working Together to Build Better Social Connections- 2018

Date March 15, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location MFB Auditorium

Course Information: This workshop invites people with disability to attend accompanied by a support person of their choice, and participate in the process of identifying their own gifts and assets, mapping opportunities within their community and developing strategies to enhance existing social and community connections. Participants will leave with a plan that can form part of their NDIS planning preparation. Intended Audience:  Support staff and/or family members are encouraged to invite a person with disability to join them to attend…

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Person-Centred Planning and Practice Workshop – Darwin

Date March 19, 8:30 am - March 20, 3:00 pm
Location YWCA Darwin

Information Person-centred planning and practice delivers positive outcomes to people with disability by being flexible and tailored to individual strengths and needs. Providers that adopt person-centred planning and practice deliver supports that competently recognise and respond to needs and wishes of participants. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is underpinned by person-centred principles and approaches. The NT Quality and Safeguarding Framework recognises the importance of person-centred approaches that are essential for the safety, security and well-being of people with disability.…

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Supervision, Mentoring and Peer Support – DARWIN

Date March 21, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location YWCA Darwin

Workshop Information This one day workshop is designed for disability practitioners/therapists who are new to supervisory roles or just want to know more about supervision. By attending the workshop, practitioners will develop an understanding of: What supervision, mentoring and coaching are and their unique differences The role and importance of supervision, mentoring and coaching Reflective supervision practices Documenting supervision plans, agreements and minutes About the Facilitators:  Emma Doukakis – Co-Leader Education and Training Emma has a background in law and advocacy for…

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Person Centred Practice and Planning – Katherine

Date March 22, 8:30 am - March 23, 3:00 pm
Location Knotts Crossing Resort

Information Person-centred planning and practice delivers positive outcomes to people with disability by being flexible and tailored to individual strengths and needs. Providers that adopt person-centred planning and practice deliver supports that competently recognise and respond to needs and wishes of participants. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is underpinned by person-centred principles and approaches. The NT Quality and Safeguarding Framework recognises the importance of person-centred approaches that are essential for the safety, security and well-being of people with disability.…

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April 2018
$50 - $185

Supervision, Mentoring & Peer Support – 2018

Date April 11, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location Room 302

Workshop Information This one day workshop is designed for disability practitioners/therapists who are new to supervisory roles or just want to know more about supervision. By attending the workshop, practitioners will develop an understanding of: What supervision, mentoring and coaching are and their unique differences The role and importance of supervision, mentoring and coaching Reflective supervision practices Documenting supervision plans, agreements and minutes About the Facilitators:  Laura Hogan is an Occupational Therapist (Bachelor of Applied Science.) She also holds a…

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Webinar: Risk Enablement and Person Centredness

Date April 23, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Content: Managing risk is an ongoing challenge to service provision. This webinar will explore the risk enablement approach and steps that organisations can take to safeguard all involved parties while maintaining person centred services Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions either during the webinar or submit questions in advance to be answered during the webinar How to participate:` Participants will require a computer with stable internet connection Webinars will run via Adobe Connect through your browser The webinar…

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May 2018
Free

Person Centred Practice and Planning- Alice Springs

Date May 1, 9:00 am - May 2, 3:30 pm
Location TBC

Information Person-centred planning and practice delivers positive outcomes to people with disability by being flexible and tailored to individual strengths and needs. Providers that adopt person-centred planning and practice deliver supports that competently recognise and respond to needs and wishes of participants. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is underpinned by person-centred principles and approaches. The NT Quality and Safeguarding Framework recognises the importance of person-centred approaches that are essential for the safety, security and well-being of people with disability.…

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$50 - $185

Angerwise (Anger management workshop)- 2018:

Date May 9, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location Room 302

Anger is a part of the human experience. If not managed properly, anger can be destructive. But anger can also be used for your benefit once you learn to identify, manage, and channel it wisely. In this course, you’ll learn how to identify your triggers, how to get to the root of your anger, and how to control and manage anger for your highest good. Topics include: Acknowledging an anger problem Getting and staying safe when anger strikes Using calming…

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$30.00 - $88.00

Enhancing the Links

Date May 30, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location University of Sydney Business School

Enhancing the Links is a seminar for school staff and service providers working for people with disability as well as families and students. The focus of the event is on the transition of high school students with disability and the various post school pathways. Presentations and up-to-date information will be provided from the National Disability Insurance Agency, Department of Social Services, Job Access, Australian Network on Disability, TAFE and more. There will also be opportunities for attendees to ask questions…

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