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Online Clinical Workshops 2022

 

OTNZ-WNA is excited to facilitate our bi-annual clinical workshop event. This year, the workshops will be presented online (via Zoom) by representatives of the OTNZ-WNA Special Interest Groups (SIGs), reflecting some of the key topics of interest in the SIGs. 

Join the Online Clinical Workshops 2022 Facebook Group to receive updates about the workshops and presenters.  

Times: Fridays between 12th August and 16th September, 9 am and 11 am (with a plenary session at 1pm on the last day). 

Please note: This schedule is subject to change before 12 August 2022. Please check back closer to this date for the finalised programme. Zoom links for each workshop will be sent by email to registrants in the proceeding days. 

OTNZ-WNA members please register here   |    Non-members please register here 

There is no charge to register for members and the final plenary session is free to all.  

Day/Rā

Time/Wā

Presenter(s)/Kaiwhakahaere

Title/Taitara

Duration/Hauroa

12 August

9.00 am

 

Pōwhiri with Matua Bruce Aranga

10 minutes

12 August

9.00 am (after pōwhiri)

Nicola Merrilees and Allen Gongora

Reaching for Function / Occupation

60 minutes

12 August

11 am

Dr Bronwyn Lennox-Thompson

Occupational Therapy for People Recovering from Covid-19?

60 minutes

19 August

9 am

Harsh Vardhan

How Clinicians Become Entrepreneurs and Managers? Unmasking the Shifts of Perspectives and Responsibilities.

60 minutes

19 August

11 am

Kathy Kuipers

Assessment of the Neuro-affected Hand

90 minutes

26 August

9 am
Note:
Updated time

Katie Strachan and Jessica Robinson

Quick Tips for Working with People who have a Spinal Injury

60 minutes

26 August

11 am
Note:
Updated time

Carolyn Simmons and Clare Roberts

Poipoia Te Kākano Kia Puāwai – Nurture the Seed and it will Blossom. Re-framing our Student Placement Model

 

90 minutes

2 September

9 am

Ryan Osal

Evaluation and Occupation-Based Lifestyle Interventions for Adult Clients with Obesity

90 minutes

2 September

11 am

Kerry Thornton

Fatigue Management

60 minutes

9 September

9 am

Courtney Coe, Jess Yock and Dan Johnson

Supporting Occupational Therapists in Ukraine & Developing an International Collaboration – Occupational Therapists 4 Global Humanitarianism

90 minutes

9 September

11 am

Sian McGee

How to Broach the Topic of Sex and Intimacy with Patients in the Rehabilitation Environment

60 minutes

16 September

9 am

Sian McGee, Katrien Myburg and Morgyn Erasmus

Supporting Occupational Performance for Patients with Significant Upper Limb Weakness

60 minutes

16 September

11 am

Part A: Dr Mary Silcock and Karen Molyneux

Part B: Belinda O’Connor and Chuck Huss

Part A: Driving: Are We There Yet? On the Road and Responding to Te Tiriti o Waitangi

Part B: Bioptics Driving Role of Occupational Therapists

90 minutes

16 September

1 pm

Zainab Badat and Jackie Herkt

Plenary Session:  

Shaping the Future of the Profession Through Student Placements – a collaborative workshop by Otago Polytechnic and Auckland University of Technology.

Note: in supporting the advancement and future prosperity of the occupational therapy profession in Aotearoa, this workshop is offered free to all occupational therapist members and non-members

90 minutes

16 September

2.45 pm

To be advised

Poroporoaki

10 minutes