DEAI and DCI at ASID

The DEAI and Community and Disability Inclusion, Flinders University, shared a trade table at the ASID conference in Adelaide from 6-8 November. A great opportunity to share information about the Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education and the Ms of Disability Practice and Policy, as well as to provide information and field questions about the […]

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NDIS Disability Related Health Supports Engagement, Registration and Implementation, 14 Nov ADL

NDIS Disability Related Health Supports. Effective 1 October 2019, the NDIS will fund 90 new disability-related health supports to Australians living with disability who are eligible for the NDIS. The NDIS along with the NDIS Quality & Safeguards Commission and the Department for Health and Wellbeing is running two provider information sessions for Allied Health […]

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Demystifying Diverse Communication – a video about diverse communication needs

In this video JFA Purple Orange interviews 6 people with diverse communication needs about how they communicate and interact with the world. This video is important because it lets us know how we can better connect with people who have diverse communication needs. It also lets us know some things we shouldn’t do- Things that […]

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The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability is holding community forums in SA during Nov.

The Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability is holding community forums in South Australia this month. There will be three forums – two in Adelaide on 12 November, and one in Gawler on 14 November. Community forums are a less formal way for people with disability and others in the […]

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DEAI November Newsletter

Please find attached the last DEAI newsletter for this year. It contains information about the upcoming AGM, DEAI Awards, National Developmental Educators Week (11-15 Nov), CPD program and much more. DEAI Newsletter – November 2019 – final A version sent to DEAI members contained an error in the article on the ASID conference, incorrectly spelling […]

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ASORC Webinar – Supporting People with Cancer to Return to Life and Work, 28 Nov

Offered by ASORC,  this PD may be of interest to Developmental Educators who have undertaken the Rehabilitation Counselling studies within the BDDE. Due to treatment advancement, more people are surviving cancer than ever before. The speed of discovery is accelerating at a rapid rate and survival outcomes will only improve once advanced genomic and immunological […]

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Webinar being held via Zoom: “Learning after brain injury” 29/11

The Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) invites you to this 90 minute webinar on “Learning after brain injury”. It can be WATCHED LIVE and WATCHED ON DEMAND. It is being presented by Caroline van Heugten from Maastricht, The Netherlands while she is in Australia. About the Speaker: The webinar will feature Caroline […]

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NDS Practice Leadership Workshop #2 for Behaviour Support Practitioners – Live Webinar

NDS Practice Leadership Workshop #2 for Behaviour Support Practitioners Location: Online Date: 13/11/2019, 1-3pm AEDT Register now The second webinar of this series will focus on how to engage staff teams in reflective practice and how practitioners can reflect on their own practice. Learning objectives for the Practice Leadership workshops will be linked to the NDIS […]

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Webinar: Parent–child play: A mental health promotion strategy for all children

Webinar series: Focus on infant and child mental health Presenters: Sarah Seekamp and Ben Rogers Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 1:00-2:00pm AEDT. Find your time zone. Child-led play is an approach to playtime that relies on the parent following the child’s choices, leads and prompts without teaching or correcting. It helps parents to focus on the individual […]

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