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RCOTSS-IP Annual Conference
22nd & 23rd October 2018 - Britannia Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool

Creative Solutions in Independent Occupational Therapy Practice

  • Medico-Legal Conference
  • Look Before You Leap
  • Building Your Business II
  • Drinks Reception and Dinner
  • Annual Conference: Creative Solutions in Independent Occupational Therapy Practice
  • Networking & Exhibition – over both days

DAY ONE
Choose from Medico-Legal Conference or Look Before You Leap Training Course or Building Your Business II Workshop:


Medico-Legal Conference

Theme: Brave New World: Advances in Technology for Rehab, Care and Independence. A must for any occupational therapist, or other health professional, working as an Expert Witness.

The Medico-Legal Conference provides expert witnesses with an opportunity to update their knowledge on a range of topics relevant to their medico-legal practice.

Outcomes and Benefits of Attending

  • Updates on case law related to your work as a health professional expert witness.
  • Increase your knowledge about available technology and robotics in the field of care and rehabilitation.
  • Find out about new developments in assistive technology designed to help individuals with conditions such as autism, anxiety, mild or moderate mental illness, or recovering from brain injuries.
  • Review the cost implications for single handed care and try out techniques and equipment.
  • Consider future applications and ethical implications of technology and robotics in supporting people to gain independence.


Look Before You Leap - Training Course

Essential for those new to, or considering, Independent Practice. Diana Bovington, Independent Occupational Therapist, Trainer.

This one-day TRAINING COURSE is endorsed by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists. It is aimed at occupational therapists who are either contemplating the ‘leap’ or who have already ventured into independent practice and need to ensure that they understand the essentials of business start-up.

Outcomes and Benefits of Attending

  • Discover the personal and business skills required for confident business start-up.
  • Find out about at the factors that impact on achieving a healthy cash flow.
  • Identify the practical requirements for managing finances.
  • Summarise the legal requirements for business start-up.
  • Recognise the value of developing good customer relations.
  • Help decide if independent practice is for you (yet).


Building Your Business ll - Workshop

A workshop for independent occupational therapists who are keen to share and learn from each other to further develop their business. Linda Agnew, independent occupational therapist, coach, trainer.

This one-day WORKSHOP aims to provide inspiration and motivation for experienced independent practitioners, as well as new skills and strategies. It uses action learning to enable delegates to reflect on the challenges facing them as independent occupational therapists in running their businesses. Facilitated by Linda Agnew, independent occupational therapist, trainer, business woman and Chair of Royal College of Occupational Therapists English Board.

Outcomes and Benefits of Attending

  • Review the progress of your independent practice.
  • Explore alternative approaches, customers and markets.
  • Reflect on the marketing of your services.
  • Further develop and review your business plan.
  • Develop strategies for business problem solving.
  • Engage in action learning with other independent occupational therapists.
  • Develop an action plan for your independent practice

RCOTSS-IP Annual Review Meeting

Optional Conference Drinks Reception and Dinner


DAY TWO

Annual Conference – Creative Solutions in Independent Occupational Therapy Practice

A solution focused programme to inspire and motivate you in your practice and in your business.

This CONFERENCE is essential to attend as the only conference designed by Independent Occupational Therapists for Independent Occupational Therapists.

Creative Solutions in Independent Occupational Therapy Practice is our theme this year. Our programme will inspire, motivate and enable delegates to look for solutions in their own practice, as well as to see some of the latest ideas from our exhibitors. This conference will update your CPD and ensure your practice is influenced by new thinking.

We are delighted that the keynote speaker is Rayya Ghul, who is an Independent Occupational Therapist, an expert in solution building and has trained Australian Occupational Therapists, and many others, about focusing on creative solutions as part of their practice.

Outcomes and Benefits of Attending

  • Discover innovative ways of working and find new ways of boosting your confidence and resilience.
  • Hear about new developments that affect Independent Occupational Therapy.
  • See and try out new equipment and how to undertake assessments for single-handed care.
  • Share best practice and ideas with other Independent Occupational Therapists.
  • Network with like-minded colleagues in the independent sector.
  • Be motivated and inspired to embrace challenges and achieve sustainable outcomes for you and your clients.


DAYS ONE & TWO

Networking & Exhibition

Share best practice, discuss challenges, network and build relationships with professionals in your field. There will be an exhibition area with companies and organisations focused on you and your clients; view and learn about new equipment and services.

RCOTSS-IP RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THE PROGRAMME IF NECESSARY DUE TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES

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