AOPA

4th Annual Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association Congress

The Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association is the peak professional body representing more than 70% of orthotists/prosthetists nationally. The AOPA national congress is the premier education event in this field and offers a diverse range of workshops, podium presentations, exhibitor displays and networking opportunities for practitioners working in the field or collaborating with practitioners in orthotics […]

Diversional Therapy

Cessation of dementia and severe behaviours supplement? ….Don’t do this!

Diversional Therapy Australia – Press Release  July 21, 2014 The Board of Diversional Therapy Australia (DTA) would like to express their strong disappointment in the announcement of the termination of the dementia and severe behaviours supplement announced on 26th June 2014. However, the DTA Board look forward to hearing Minister Fifield’s plans for an ongoing […]

Speech Pathology Workshop – Culturally responsive methodology for assessing the communication abilities of Australian Aboriginal children

This interactive workshop will provide speech pathologists with practical skills in conducting culturally responsive communication assessments for Aboriginal children. The workshop is run by an Aboriginal speech pathologist Tara Lewis, who is an Iman woman that grew up in Brisbane. Tara has been a Director of Indigenous Allied Health Australia, a guest lecturer at the […]