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Meaningful activities – the core of care

The WHO’s definition of health as a state of complete physical and social wellbeing and not just the absence of disease, goes hand in hand with what OT can offer i.e. a holistic practice from a biopsychosocial perspective where we observe and understand a person’s occupational performance across four main categories of occupation viz. Personal …

A Multi-Disciplinary approach to Care

“The time for change is now and we need to stand together as an industry knowing that we have the support of one another to implement this change. We are dealing with a different audience who brings with them different demands, expectations and requirements. Unless you understand the demands of the consumer you won’t be …

Covid Group Discussion

The pandemic has stretched us all, not to mention placing extra strain on resources, mental health etc. You will be broken into small  group for a discussion in the garden to allow you to share your experiences and to learn from one another.

Delivering food services to enhance RV delivery of care experience

Our thinking and the planning of the food offering in the retirement sector needs to change… The concept of ‘Ageing’ should include the principles of healthy and balanced living.   What the audience can learn How to use food to get stronger How to provide residents with meals to eat better How can meals impact …

The Biodanza Experience

The presentation includes a 15- minute talk and a 20 minute “taster demonstration” What is Biodanza? Where does it come from? What is the science behind Biodanza? How does it help the elderly and carer? What are the benefits of dancing regularly? The proposed “differentiator” for Retirement Villages Biodanza is a dance healing methodology that …