Allied Health Paediatric Education Day - Shepparton

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The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health

49 Graham Street

Shepparton, VIC 3630

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Paediatric Chronic Pain – guiding concepts for assessment and treatment

  • Paediatric chronic pain – overview of literature and experience
  • Developmental influences in paediatric chronic pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – diagnostic criteria and approach

Making sense of the autism ‘spectrums’ with a spotlight on sensory processing

  • Update on ASD research and diagnostic processes/guidelines
  • Understanding Sensory Processing Difficulties (SPD)
  • Management of ASD and SPD in the context of the NDIS

Integrating Mental Health into physical health interventions*

  • Overview of Mental Health disorders
  • Promoting a biopsychosocial model of health
  • What if you need assistance?

Supporting children through their healthcare experience

  • A view from a child’s eyes - developmental perspective
  • Language considerations
  • Resources for support during procedures

Presenters: The Royal Children’s Hospital Children’s Pain Management Clinic, Occupational Therapy, Mental Health and Child Life Therapy Departments

* Please note: Mental Health presentation likely to be given via live videconference. All other presentations will be given face to face.

We encourage any allied health professional, allied health assistant, nurse and general practitioner who are interested to attend.

Cost: $65 for public and community health employees in rural and regional Victoria. Morning tea and lunch provided

Ticket sale ends Sunday 15th September at 11:30pm.

If you have any questions please email: Sarah.Temby@rch.org.au


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The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health

49 Graham Street

Shepparton, VIC 3630

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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