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Older People, Pain and Medication - Randwick

Wednesday, 11 March 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Empowering older people who take multiple prescribed medications and their supporters, to have the confidence to ask questions and seek help when something does not feel right.

 

Older People, Pain and Medication - Millers Point

Thursday, 12 March 2020 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Empowering older people who take multiple prescribed medications and their supporters, to have the confidence to ask questions and seek help when something does not feel right. Hear from these speakers: • Dr Anne Wand – Senior Staff Specialist Psychiatrist, Conjoint Senior Lecturer, UNSW, ‘Strategies and Medications for Managing Depression in later life’ • Dr Nikki Ridley – Clinical Neuropsychologist, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, ‘Medication and Memory Loss’ • Tony Hollins – Clinical Psychologist, Pain Management Department, Prince of Wales Hospital, ‘Alternative strategies for management of persistent or chronic pain’. Light refreshments provided.

Jumping Jumping jellybeans

Thursday, 12 March 2020 at 2:30 pm - Thursday, 14 May 2020 at 3:30 pm

Mission Australia‘s Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) program is running the Jumping, Jumping Jellybeans Program. The program aims to provide children aged 0 -7 with the opportunity to develop gross motor skills with a focus on Fundamental Movement Skills, which incorporate a range of learning concepts

Stay Standing Program - Randwick

Friday, 13 March 2020

21 February – 27 March 2020 Fridays 9.45 am – 11.15 am

One day Key Word Sign Workshop - Hamilton

Saturday, 14 March 2020 at 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

An interactive 1 day workshop to learn functional Key Word Sign (Formerly Makaton). Suitable for family members, support staff, teachers, case managers, therapists and anyone else involved in interacting with the person using Key Word Sign.

TACPAC - Communication through touch and music - Rosemeadow

Monday, 16 March 2020 - Tuesday, 17 March 2020

A sensory methodology and conducted via person to person training. How to work with the music in a specific way in conjunction with different methods of skin touch/air/ textures and this training method releases the sensory overload and relaxes the brain for the receiver.