BUILDING OPPORTUNITIES, BUILDING COMMUNITIES
The Building Opportunities, Building Communities Conference is on from 13-14 November 2019.
Organisations are experiencing growing demand for services and must provide evidenced-based outcomes, as well as value for money. Training and coaching to up-skill the workforce has never been more critically important. With some of the world’s leading minds coming together at this conference to share their invaluable knowledge with professionals in the disability, out-of-home care and education sectors
Sara is a registered Psychologist who is known for her critical analysis of theory and practice in the management of children with challenging and high stakes behaviours. She synthesises emerging knowledge from the fields of neuropsychology, clinical and forensic psychology and child protection; and translates this knowledge into evidence-informed practice and policy.
Sara has expertise in young people with arising from early adversity, prenatal substance exposure, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, and interpersonal trauma and neglect.
Sara was awarded the ACU Linacre Fellowship at Oxford University in 2016. She is co-author of the Fostering Difference website and consults to Government and community services on evidence-informed decision making and policy in relation to young people with high stakes behaviours and complex needs, who are living in statutory care settings.
Dr Kelly Thompson - Clinical Psychologist & Clinical Supervisor
- Department for Child Protection and Family Support, Perth, Western Australia.
Dr Tom Tutton - National Manager Aspect Practice and Clinical Lead PBS.
- Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect), Sydney, NSW
Dr Cherie Hawkins - Practice and Portfolio Coordinator
- University College, UTAS Tasmania
Attendees will gain skills and knowledge in:
- Trauma informed support principles
- Positive Behaviour Supports
- Practice Leadership and Coaching
- Implementing practice standard
- Innovating approaches to promoting inclusion in diverse settings
- Co-design and goal achievement
|Early Bird Adult||1 Day - $149.00 (until October 23)|
|Early Bird Adult||2 Day - $279.00 (until October 23)|
|Standard Adult||1 Day - $159.00|
|Standard Adult||2 Day - $299.00|
|Adult||Day 1 Afternoon workshop Only - $85.00|
|Adult||Day 2 Afternoon Workshop Only - $85.00|
Any puchases of 5 tickets or more receive 15% off the standard ticket price.
To redeem this discount tickets must be purchsed by contacting Kirsty Vervaart on:
M: 0437 113 845
This event is currently closed and no contact details are available