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2020 To independence and bee-yond conference….

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Our student organised conference on the 30/03/2020 is going to be exciting, so get your free ticket booked ASAP. The conference is for occupational therapy practitioners working in and around Greater Manchester (or further afield) and students. The conference is a day full of workshops, seminars, and keynotes showcasing and promoting occupational therapy in a variety of health and social care environments.

Topics include:

  • Social Prescribing
  • The use of MOHO
  • Emerging roles in community rehabilitation
  • Adaptations without delay
  • Occupational therapy and loneliness
  • Development of an assistive technology library
  • New guidance on walking frame assessment and prescription
  • Occupational Therapy within the field of gynaecology and obstetrics
  • The use of humour in occupational therapy
  • Sensory Integration and Sensory Processing
  • Maintaining Resilience in the Workplace
  • Seating and Postural Management
  • Managing behaviour through safe spaces
  • Using yoga and mindfulness to inform occupational therapy interventions for individuals with Autism….and much more

There will also be a product and equipment exhibition area and poster presentation space.

To book your free ticket (which includes a free lunch!) and to see the full conference programme visit here