Disability Seminar information

Event date: 
9 March 2010

Enhancing Quality of Life
for children and young people with disabilities and their families

Date: Tuesday, 9 March 2010
Time: 9:00am to 5.00pm registration from 8:30am
Venue: Rheinberger Function Centre corner of Weston and Loch streets Yarralumla ACT free parking available
Cost: $180 non-government/community organisation; $200 government; morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided

SPEAKERS AND TOPICS INCLUDE

Professor Robert Cummins
Deakin University, Melbourne
Understanding the happiness of families affected by disability.

Associate Professor Keith McVilly
Deakin University, Melbourne
Family-Centred Positive Behaviour Support: what might it look like and how might it promote quality of life for children and young people with disabilities and their families.

John Lord
Department of Human Services, Ageing, Disability and Home Care, Lismore NSW
Introduction to the use of Marte Meo for supporting people with disabilities.

Estelle Anderson
Sexuality and Relationship Educator and Trainer, ACT
Respectful Relationships The Importance of Everyday Interactions - The Role of the Support Worker.

To register, please send in attached registration form and payment by Friday, 26 February, 2010.
Places will be accepted on a 'first come, first served' basis. Your registration will be confirmed by email.
Contact Sally Mordike (02) 6162 5800 or email [email protected]