2021 Conference Programme

2021 Conference Programme

Please scroll across and down to view the 2021 Occupational Therapy conference programme. 

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Keynote Theatre

AKWSponsored by:

 

  1. Keynote Theatre
    These are exciting times for occupational therapy. Since Steve started as Chief Executive in April 2 ...
  2. Keynote Theatre
    This presentation will discuss the details in a housing specification that are often missed out when ...
  3. Keynote Theatre
    Occupational Therapy is sometimes described as a profession that is too quiet, too accepting and not ...
  4. Keynote Theatre
    This session will do two things. First, I will talk about 'rights-based rehabilitation', and discuss ...
  5. Keynote Theatre
    Promoting and sustaining equality, diversity and inclusion tends to vary inversely with the need for ...
  6. Keynote Theatre
    A Talk about how OT’s have the skillsets need and can add value in vocational and work-based support ...
  7. Keynote Theatre
    The National Neuroscience Advisory Group (NNAG) collected evidence from across the neurological comm ...
Theatre 1

 

 

  1. Theatre 1
    John discusses how to manage the more challenging moving and handling cases as part of a busy social ...
  2. Theatre 1
    The role of Occupational Therapy in the treatment of adults with eating disorders is one which has e ...
  3. Theatre 1
    The session will explore bespoke design for people with disabilities, who we refer to for these besp ...
  4. Theatre 1
    What is the Zones of Regulation program? Why would you choose to use it with pupils with ASD. How wo ...
  5. Theatre 1
    The presentation aims to provide insight into a joint project and model of working between two priva ...
  6. Theatre 1
    Providing care in a variety of settings is expensive and difficult to co-ordinate with a plethora of ...
  7. Theatre 1
Theatre 2
Sponsored by: laybrook
  1. Theatre 2
    Steve and Sue Waters, Course Director for the BSc occupational therapy integrated degree apprentices ...
  2. Theatre 2
    This presentation will address the negative effects of deconditioning patients, in a community and h ...
  3. Theatre 2
    Join Tanni, Baroness Grey-Thompson one of Britain's most successful Paralympic athletes as she discu ...
  4. Theatre 2
  5. Theatre 2
    Starting with a menti meter quick life survey of current practice, about OTs assessing and managing ...
  6. Theatre 2
    This session will seek to explore the relationship between human occupation and global sustainabilit ...
  7. Theatre 2
    Are Occupational Therapists natural born leaders? What is it about our core skills that allow us to ...
  8. Theatre 2
    OT's should be playing a bigger role in product and service design to ensure end users are getting t ...
Theatre 3

Sponsored by:

Essex County Council

  1. Theatre 3
    An overview of Approved Document M Category 2 and 3 housing standards and how they can be applied to ...
  2. Theatre 3
    The ‘Need to Know’ communication tool was developed in partnership with the Bevan Commission as a Be ...
  3. Theatre 3
    We were asked to offer learning opportunities remotely to a group of OT students at St Georges Unive ...
  4. Theatre 3
    This talk will consider reasons a person  may display behavioural and psychological symptoms of deme ...
  5. Theatre 3
    As Occupational Therapists we know that there is a link between occupations, health and wellbeing. W ...
  6. Theatre 3
    Integrating healthcare and social care services remains an elusive ambition. Despite multiple govern ...
  7. Theatre 3
    Burnout is the physical, mental and emotional exhaustion which is caused by an individual enduring a ...
Innovation Theatre
  1. Innovation Theatre
    Approximately 50 million people worldwide live with dementia, with the condition affecting more than ...
  2. Innovation Theatre
    We provide live online training courses to OTs across the UK and Ireland and we would like to increa ...
  3. Innovation Theatre
    Bathing can often be seen as a complex and challenging adaptation to recommend or approve due to the ...
  4. Innovation Theatre
    Prescribers of wheelchair cushions have historically relied on many factors in deciding which cushio ...
  5. Innovation Theatre
    Ever wondered how your role as an Occupational Therapist can influence the diet and nutrition of you ...
  6. Innovation Theatre
    The Surestop stopcock offers an accessible and affordable solution, enabling a person-centred approa ...
  7. Innovation Theatre
    Learn how to get the best of both worlds: make your patients comfortable in bed and optimise their p ...
  8. Innovation Theatre
    This talk will cover new thinking that takes a functional needs-based approach to identifying suitab ...
Showcase Theatre
  1. Showcase Theatre
  2. Showcase Theatre
      Pete will be delivering a presentation giving an overview of the design and overall purpose of fir ...
  3. Showcase Theatre
    A person with dementia, brain damage or cognitive impairment can find it difficult to process sensor ...
  4. Showcase Theatre
    A presentation to discuss key features of the neurobehavioural model in neurological rehabilitation ...
  5. Showcase Theatre
    All coming from statutory services, our OTs are excited to share how their leap into private practic ...
  6. Showcase Theatre
    The pandemic has exposed and exacerbated health inequalities experienced by many members of our popu ...
  7. Showcase Theatre
    Specialist seating is undoubtedly more than just a comfy chair. Specialist seating is a prescriptive ...
  8. Showcase Theatre
    Choosing the right device for this special client takes time and careful consideration. What are the ...
Abacus On-Stand Training C14
abacus
  1. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing is often overlooked as a meaningful occupation and in this session, we reflect on bathing as ...
  2. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing assessments often become focused on the physical transfer of getting in and out of the bath. ...
  3. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing for pain reduction is often accepted as an appropriate intervention with robust evidence bas ...
Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
Driving mobility
  1. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  2. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  3. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  4. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
HKD
  1. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
  2. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
  3. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
Living Well at Home
  1. Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
    Many features of a home affect independence and well-being in later life. Join award-winning Archite ...
  2. Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
    Many features of a home affect independence and well-being in later life. Join award-winning Archite ...
Prism Medical UK On-Stand Training K41
Prisn
  1. Prism Medical UK On-Stand Training K41
    Delegates will have: A basic understanding of the functions of a bed management system and how it ca ...
The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
Stair climbing
  1. The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
    The stair climbing company are offering a 30 minute CPD certificated sessions throughout both days a ...
  2. The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
    The stair climbing company are offering a 30 minute CPD certificated sessions throughout both days a ...
Keynote Theatre

AKWSponsored by:

 

  1. Keynote Theatre
    The World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) is the key international representative of oc ...
  2. Keynote Theatre
    Strokes are life changing events, regardless of the severity of the stroke. Stroke survivors often l ...
  3. Keynote Theatre
    Leisure is recognised as a key occupation in life and has a significant impact on our wellbeing, and ...
  4. Keynote Theatre
    This presentation will discuss the details in a housing specification that are often missed out when ...
  5. Keynote Theatre
    Occupational therapists highlighted the tools they use for carrying out single-handed care assessmen ...
  6. Keynote Theatre
    This session considers the phenomenon, in social care and health care, of “custom and practice”.And ...
  7. Keynote Theatre
    Occupational therapy was formed by people racialised as white for people racialised as white. It’s l ...
Theatre 1

 

 

  1. Theatre 1
    Dual or Multiple Exceptionality or DME refers to children who have a contradictory profile of high l ...
  2. Theatre 1
    The health and social care crisis predicted in 2016 is now upon us. A tsumani of unmet need across t ...
  3. Theatre 1
    Sex is still a taboo subject within Occupational Therapy. It is touched upon as part of the current ...
  4. Theatre 1
  5. Theatre 1
    Rachel Booth-Gardiner (@OT_rach) is an Occupational Therapist, Blogger, Feminist and Disability Acti ...
  6. Theatre 1
    How being in paediatric services has inspired me to go into occupational therapy. This will lead ont ...
Theatre 2
Sponsored by: laybrook
  1. Theatre 2
    Mandy will present an introduction of the Empowerment passport , how and why it was created.This onl ...
  2. Theatre 2
    We will look at the patient handling of bariatrics within a hospital and how needs can be met and ma ...
  3. Theatre 2
    A brief introduction to Bevan Healthcare and its role in providing an inclusion health framework to ...
  4. Theatre 2
    This interactive presentation is delivered by Sheffield Hallam University (Beth Sidaway), University ...
  5. Theatre 2
    Marney will share her experience of advising on the design of inclusive and accessible housing to sh ...
  6. Theatre 2
    For people unable to safely use their stairs, a stairlift adaptation can be a lifeline to enable the ...
  7. Theatre 2
    The presentation will focus of developing an intervention based on Recovery through Activity. It wil ...
Theatre 3

Sponsored by:

Essex County Council

  1. Theatre 3
    The session will discuss the development of a Community Wellbeing Service in Scotland and explore th ...
  2. Theatre 3
    The session will critically explore Recycling as a meaningful occupation. We will consider the motiv ...
  3. Theatre 3
  4. Theatre 3
    A brief introduction from each of the three existing affinity groups; how they came to be and how to ...
  5. Theatre 3
    This session will explore the remit of case managers working with survivors of catastrophic and comp ...
  6. Theatre 3
    Essex is a large and diverse county. It spans over 12 district and borough councils, 5 NHS CCG’s and ...
  7. Theatre 3
    As Occupational Therapists we primarily and foremost are interested in a child’s occupations. How ar ...
Innovation Theatre
  1. Innovation Theatre
    The Surestop stopcock offers an accessible and affordable solution, enabling a person-centred approa ...
  2. Innovation Theatre
    Ever wondered how your role as an Occupational Therapist can influence the diet and nutrition of you ...
  3. Innovation Theatre
    We provide live online training courses to OTs across the UK and Ireland and we would like to increa ...
  4. Innovation Theatre
    Approximately 50 million people worldwide live with dementia, with the condition affecting more than ...
  5. Innovation Theatre
    Bathing can often be seen as a complex and challenging adaptation to recommend or approve due to the ...
  6. Innovation Theatre
    Individuals with neurological disabilities deal with a number of challenges in completing activities ...
Showcase Theatre
  1. Showcase Theatre
    All coming from statutory services, our OTs are excited to share how their leap into private practic ...
  2. Showcase Theatre
    If a head is heavy to carry, legs do not allow standing, a trunk is weak and hands do not follow the ...
  3. Showcase Theatre
  4. Showcase Theatre
    Specialist seating is undoubtedly more than just a comfy chair. Specialist seating is a prescriptive ...
  5. Showcase Theatre
    Pete Davies is a business development manager for Fireco Ltd and has been with the company for nearl ...
  6. Showcase Theatre
    A person with dementia, brain damage or cognitive impairment can find it difficult to process sensor ...
  7. Showcase Theatre
    Engaging in and with research is every occupational therapist’s business, from actively using existi ...
  8. Showcase Theatre
    A presentation to discuss key features of the neurobehavioural model in neurological rehabilitation ...
Abacus On-Stand Training C14
abacus
  1. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing is often overlooked as a meaningful occupation and in this session, we reflect on bathing as ...
  2. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing assessments often become focused on the physical transfer of getting in and out of the bath. ...
  3. Abacus On-Stand Training C14
    Bathing for pain reduction is often accepted as an appropriate intervention with robust evidence bas ...
Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
Driving mobility
  1. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  2. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  3. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
  4. Driving Mobility On-Stand Training L30
    Led by two experienced Occupational Therapists, the CPD sessions will outline how Driving Mobility a ...
HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
HKD
  1. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
  2. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
  3. HKD Solutions Ltd On-Stand Training A30
    The presentation will focus on why sleep is accepted as an occupation and why better quality and lon ...
Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
Living Well at Home
  1. Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
    Many features of a home affect independence and well-being in later life. Join award-winning Archite ...
  2. Living Well at Home Ltd On-Stand Training A34
    Many features of a home affect independence and well-being in later life. Join award-winning Archite ...
Prism Medical UK On-Stand Training K41
Prisn
  1. Prism Medical UK On-Stand Training K41
    Delegates will have: A basic understanding of the functions of a bed management system and how it ca ...
  2. Prism Medical UK On-Stand Training K41
    Delegates will have: A basic understanding of the functions of a bed management system and how it ca ...
The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
Stair climbing
  1. The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
    The stair climbing company are offering a 30 minute CPD certificated sessions throughout both days a ...
  2. The Stair Climbing Company On-Stand Training G20
    The stair climbing company are offering a 30 minute CPD certificated sessions throughout both days a ...

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