Masterclass: Occupational Therapy for Adult Acquired Apraxia
Facilitated by Thérèse Jackson, Consultant Occupational Therapist for Stroke in NHS Grampian, this Masterclass will provide an evidence based review of occupational therapy for the assessment and treatment of adults with apraxia following stroke/ brain injury in acute or community settings.
Masterclass: Assistive Technology and its Clinical Use for Children
The Master class will enable delegates to start or develop this area of their paediatric OT service by:
Saturday study session: Beginners guide to OT and paediatrics
Saturday study sessions are a new way to enhance your CPD and take charge of your career development. Delivered in a half day, these sessions peovide structured learning on an informal and fun format.
This event will focus on the role of OTs in paediatrics, including assessment and intervention techniques, relevant legislation, policy, guidance and theory.
Masterclass: Seating and Posture 2015
Attendance at this Masterclass will enable delegates to palpate key landmarks of the pelvis relevant to sitting posture, identify abnormal sitting posture, conduct a spine postural assessment, determine specific factors relating to the development of pressure injuries identify and prioritise seating goals following assessment.
Empowering OT in Orthopaedics
Specialist Section Trauma and Orthopaedics
Topics to include benchmarking elective practice, prosthetic rehab, major trauma and more to be confirmed. There will also be a poster presentation competition
Preceptorship workshop for recently qualified practitioners and supervisors
BABTT Annual Study Day & Education Day with AGM
British Association of Bobath Trained Therapists
Masterclass: Enriched care planning for people with dementia
The Master class will provide delegates with an up introduction to the Enriched Model for Dementia Care and the Care Planning Cycle, and will offer practical steps for improving the quality of physical, social and psychological support for the person with dementia on a day to day basis.
Changing Practice - Supporting People with Learning Disabilities through Extended Practice. New and innovative roles for OT’s.
COT Specialist Section People with Learning Disabilities Annual Conference
Non members £95
(includes 1 years membership to COTSS-PLD)
Masterclass: Assessing and treating fatigue. Skills and strategies for occupational therapy practice
This Masterclass aimed at OTs from any clinical setting who find that fatigue is a significant problem for their clients and who want to increase their knowledge, enhance their skills and develop this area of practice.