Information Session – Restrictive Practices and the Disability Engagement Register, 30 November

The Senior Practitioner, Richard Bruggemann and Diane Holty from the Disability Policy Unit (DPU), Department for Communities and Social Inclusion, will be in Mount Gambier for a free information session for people with disability, families, and carers.  Diane will provide information about the work of the DPU and about the Disability Engagement Register. The Disability […]

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A tale of omega-3s and ADHD, Wed 18 Oct

Women’s & Children’s Health Network in conjunction with Healthy Development Adelaide: Grand Round: A tale of omega-3s and ADHD. Presenter: Dr Natalie Parletta, Senior Research Fellow: Nutrition and Dietetics, Centre for Population Health Research, University of South Australia Wednesday 18 October, 12.30 – 1.30pm (Lunch from 12noon) Queen Victoria Building, Lecture Theatre, level 1 Women’s […]

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The Oakden Lessons: Thinking about dementia, BPSD (Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia) and the people who live with it

Coordinator: Dr Maria Tomasic Guest Speaker: Dr Duncan McKellar is the Head of Unit for Older Persons’ Mental Health Services in the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network. Prior to his appointment he was a consultant old age psychiatrist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Guest Speaker: Dr Cheryl Lee is an advanced trainee in old age […]

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Free Webinar – Children with disability: Inclusive practice and child-safe organisations

This webinar will focus on developing practical strategies to create safe and inclusive environments for children with disability. This webinar will outline current understandings of disability and present recent research findings on the prevalence, risk and prevention of abuse for children with disability. Practical strategies for inclusive practice will be discussed, with a focus on […]

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National Child Protection Week Forum on Prevention: the key to addressing child abuse and neglect, 6th September

National Child Protection Week Forum on Prevention: the key to addressing child abuse and neglect. Special guest: The Hon. Susan Close MP, Minister for Education and Child Development. Our Panelists will include: Professor Leah Bromfield, Co-Director: Australian Centre for Child Protection Ms Cathy Taylor, Chief Executive, Department for Child Protection Ms Helen Connolly, SA Children’s Commissioner […]

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Flinders University Disability & Community Inclusion Research Network (FUDCI-RN) Research Friday presentation, 18th August

Flinders University Disability & Community Inclusion Research Network (FUDCI-RN) Research Friday presentation. Masters Dissertation Proposal by Thi Mai Dam: Exploring Factors which Influence Employment following Spinal Cord Injury in Vietnam:  A Preliminary Qualitative Study Date: 18 August 2017 Time: 9.30- 10.30 am Venue: Flinders University, Sturt Campus, S407A For further information, please contact Assoc Prof Pammi […]

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