Building Inclusive Communities
This full day workshop is designed for people with disabilities and will look at strategies for building communities with our support networks, our families and extended community.
About the Facilitators:
Professor Patricia O’Brien is the Director of CDS and works as part of the CDS Inclusive Research Network. Patricia gives leadership within the Centre to a range of person centred activities and manages research projects that are underpinned by the question: What makes for a good life for people with disabilities?
Her recent presentations focus on the place of deep listening and unconditional positive regard for people with disabilities.
Sharon Kerr has had over 30 years experience working with students with a wide range of disabilities and is widely recognised as having expertise in maximising student engagement for students with intellectual, sensory, learning, psychological and physical disabilities. Sharon’s eclectic career has included teaching and senior management roles in the university sector, consultancy for the TAFE/training sector and classroom teaching K-12 in the school sector.
Cost: $265 pp inclusive of GST, includes full day workshop, training materials, morning and afternoon tea and lunch. If a carer is coming to support you, their registration will only be $100