Beyond Weight Bearing: Developing Upper Extremity Function in Children and Adolescents
Oct
1
to Oct 3

Beyond Weight Bearing: Developing Upper Extremity Function in Children and Adolescents

This in-house three day course content will focus on the characteristics of the development of upper extremity function through a Neuro-Developmental Treatment lens.  Shoulder girdle stability, reach, grasp and manipulation within a functional task will be the focus of the learning

Latifa Hospital, Dubai

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Advanced Upper Extremity Course from an NDT Perspective
Oct
5
to Oct 8

Advanced Upper Extremity Course from an NDT Perspective

  • Hamad Medical Association (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Therapists who work with children experiencing neurological challenges will benefit from this in-house intense 4-day learning experience. It is designed to support this form of professional practice to its highest level, combining lectures, labs, video presentations and hands-on demonstrations. The focus of the content will be on understanding the Systems approach to the development of upper extremity use, grasp and manipulation as these skills relate to everyday function. 

Hamad Medical Association, Qatar

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Becoming a Behavioural Detective
Oct
21
to Oct 22

Becoming a Behavioural Detective

  • Navajaveena Rehabilitation (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

There is always a reason for the behaviour! This powerful two-day workshop will provide an understanding of why people do the things they do. Participants will be invited to forevermore become behavioural detectives, using informed clinical reasoning to look deeper than the surface actions we observe.

Tangelle, Sri Lanka

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Becoming a Behavioural Detective: Understanding and Supporting Complex Behaviour
Nov
28
9:00 AM09:00

Becoming a Behavioural Detective: Understanding and Supporting Complex Behaviour

A tuned-in caring person can have a profound healing impact upon children and adults who have experienced any form of developmental trauma, grief, loss, or separation. Discover how this attuned relationship is “therapeutic” and capable of rewiring old neuronal networks and behavioural patterns at any age.


This workshop will be of interest to caregivers, social workers, teachers, early childhood educators, counsellors, clinicians and other service providers.

Victoria, BC

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Beyond Weight Bearing: Developing Upper Extremity Function in Children and Adolescents
Dec
3
to Dec 4

Beyond Weight Bearing: Developing Upper Extremity Function in Children and Adolescents

  • St. Mark's Anglican Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists working with children experiencing neurological challenges will benefit from participation in this intensive upper extremity workshop. This 2-day workshop will combine lecture, lab and video presentation. Content will focus on the characteristics of development and the treatment of upper extremity use and grasp and manipulation in functional daily activities.

St. John’s, NL

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Becoming a Behavioural Detective: A Sensory Processing Approach in Looking Beyond the Behaviour
Dec
6
to Dec 7

Becoming a Behavioural Detective: A Sensory Processing Approach in Looking Beyond the Behaviour

  • St. Mark's Anglican Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This two-day workshop is designed to support a wide range of professionals (speech/language pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers and special educators) who work collaboratively towards the enhancement of a child’s learning, function and well-being.

St. John’s, NL

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Psycho-Sensory Processing Intervention
Feb
12
to Feb 14

Psycho-Sensory Processing Intervention

This three-day workshop will provide an integrated theoretical connection about the neurological interplay between attachment, developmental trauma and sensory processing issues. Participants will develop an understanding of the use of relational attunement as a regulatory influence that supports and stabilizes the arousal and sensory processing systems.

Montreal, QC

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Supporting Students with Mental Health Needs and Developmental Trauma in the Schools
Feb
28
8:30 AM08:30

Supporting Students with Mental Health Needs and Developmental Trauma in the Schools

  • Continuing Education and Conference Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Integrative Education Symposium - February 27 - 29, 2020

This one-day introductory workshop at the pediatric multi-disciplinary Integrative Education Symposium is designed for educators and allied professionals supporting children with mental health needs in the classroom.

St. Paul, Minnesota

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Advanced Trauma Informed Practice
Feb
29
8:30 AM08:30

Advanced Trauma Informed Practice

  • Continuing Education and Conference Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Integrative Education Symposium - February 27 - 29, 2020

This one-day workshop at the pediatric multi-disciplinary Integrative Education Symposium provides clinicians experienced in working with children with trauma a deeper dive into clinical reasoning and intervention strategies.

St. Paul, Minnesota

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Camp Jabiru Australia
Apr
20
to Apr 24

Camp Jabiru Australia

Camp Jabiru is based upon the Camp Avanti model in the United States. The aim of Camp Jabiru is for children to have a typical camp experience with the addition of therapeutic intervention to support and facilitate successful individual participation and group experience. For this year, the goal is to provide the Camp Jabiru experience for more than 120 campers. Kim will join the highly skilled team of occupational therapists, OT Students and YMCA outdoor education staff.

Yarramundi, NSW Australia

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SORRY - CANCELLED! Trauma Informed Practice and Community of Practice
Aug
22
to Aug 23

SORRY - CANCELLED! Trauma Informed Practice and Community of Practice

A "Community of Practice" is a mindset of being on the same team as everyone else in your community towards supporting individuals with complex needs. Mental health, addictions, developmental disabilities - these are multi-faceted challenges that not only require care but collaboration. This workshop focuses on networking and sharing information, and can lead to more effective service provision and a significant increase in job satisfaction.

Yellowknife, NT

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SORRY - CANCELLED! An Evening with Kim Barthel
Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

SORRY - CANCELLED! An Evening with Kim Barthel

Every wonder why people do the things they do? Kim encourages audiences of all cultures to become behavioural detectives – with humility, humour and informed discussion – and she compassionately raises topics most people don’t.

Trauma-informed practice, mental health, developmental disability, abuse and neglect, addiction, attachment theory, compassion, resilience, the power of relationship - two hours are never enough but it gets the conversation going.

Yellowknife, NT

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Inclusion & NeuroDiversity: Supporting the Continuum of Individuals with Hidden Talents in our Work Force
Jul
19
to Jul 20

Inclusion & NeuroDiversity: Supporting the Continuum of Individuals with Hidden Talents in our Work Force

  • Oasis Place SDN BHD Level 16, Menara Sentral Vista (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This two day event Supporting the Continuum of Individuals with Hidden Talents in our Work Force will examine recognizing triggers and styles of engagement in the workplace with non verbal communication skills.

Kuala. Lumpur, Malaysia

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SYNCroSI
Jul
11
to Jul 15

SYNCroSI

This unique five-day program will introduce and integrate sensory processing challenges, motor control limitations, eating disorders and attachment theory in a cutting-edge exploration of ideas about trans-disciplinary research, assessment and intervention.
Shenzhen, China

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Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) for Pediatric Developmental Disabilities
Jul
1
to Jul 3

Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) for Pediatric Developmental Disabilities

  • Hong Kong Jockey Club Shenzhen Society for Rehabilitation Yee Hong Heights (YHH) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 3 day course is designed to acquaint Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists and Special Education teachers working with children with special needs with an introduction to the NDT Approach.

Shenzhen, China

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Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications
Jun
3
9:00 AM09:00

Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications

As part of Community Living BC’s commitment to better serving people with Multiple and Complex Needs, it is sponsoring 8 workshop opportunities led by Kim Barthel across BC for CLBC staff and partners that build on learning from last year’s, ‘Introductory Trauma Informed Practice workshops’.

Victoria, BC

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Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications
May
28
9:00 AM09:00

Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications

As part of Community Living BC’s commitment to better serving people with Multiple and Complex Needs, it is sponsoring 8 workshop opportunities led by Kim Barthel across BC for CLBC staff and partners that build on learning from last year’s, ‘Introductory Trauma Informed Practice workshops’.

Kelowna, BC

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Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications
May
23
9:00 AM09:00

Trauma Informed Practice – Level 2 – Practical Applications

As part of Community Living BC’s commitment to better serving people with Multiple and Complex Needs, it is sponsoring 8 workshop opportunities led by Kim Barthel across BC for CLBC staff and partners that build on learning from last year’s, ‘Introductory Trauma Informed Practice workshops’.

Prince George, BC

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