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PDS 2018

Rydges Sydney

Friday 14th September 2018

Time Sydney Tower Room
Harbour Bridge Room
Opera House Room
Professional Skills
8:45am – 9:00am Introduction and welcome by Vanessa Lucas
9:00am – 10:00am ‘Rhythms of Change’ - A Rhythm2Recovery and Village Music Circles-Inspired Rhythm Experience presented by Bek Wermut Facilitator: Bek Wermut
10:00am – 11:00am Aged Care Q&A session Panel members: Belinda Mar, Johanna Haire and Alexandra Morse, Jeannette Harvey and Elizabeth Benedict Spice Up Your Guitar Playing and Improvising Facilitator: Ann Lehmann So You Want To Run Your Own Music Therapy Business/Clinic? Facilitators: Iani Sujono and Rob Devlin
11:00am – 11:30am Morning Tea
11:30am – 12:30pm Mental Health Q&A sessionPanel members: Kate Aitchison, Jennifer Bibb, Linda Blyth and Talitha Evans Accessible Music Technology for Music Therapy: Making Technology Accessible for Client and TherapistFacilitators: Rachael Mackay and Tanya Silveir NDIS: The essentials and the latest Facilitators: Melissa Murphy and Michelle Fisher
12:30pm – 1:30pm Hospital and palliative care Q&A session Panel members: Roxanne McLeod, Priscilla Pek, Monica Lee and Lucy Forrest “I like to move it move it!” The use of dance and movement within music therapy sessions: Methods, applications and rationalesFacilitators: Bronte Arns Lene Jeffrey Selena Cheyne Jo Poulden RAILE building a win win business model for therapy businessesFacilitator: Vicky Abad
1:30pm – 2:30pm Lunch
State Liaison meeting in boardroom
2:30pm – 3:30pm Disability sector Q&A sessionPanel members: Michelle Fisher, Valerie Looi, Peter McDonald, Meg Toon Insights into Contemporary Supervision PracticeFacilitator: Natalie Jack Improving and expanding clinical practice through research: A clinician’s guide to designing and implementing studies within the workplace Facilitators: MIND Team – Felicity Baker and Jeanette Tamplin
3:30pm – 4:00pm Afternoon tea
4:00pm – 5:00pm Sing Up and harmonise - exploring our voices together Facilitator: Trish Watts

**Every endeavour has been made to produce a final program. This program is accurate as of 1st August 2018.