Choices and Control in Physiotherapy for Children

presented by Kate Waterworth Link to recording Kate Waterworth, School of Clinical Sciences, AUT University presented 8th March 2022 about: • Understandings of Children • Understandings of Disability • Children’s Rights and Civil Participation • Working with these ideas in […]

Kindred (formerly known as Reframing Disability)

In February 2022 we were joined by Kindred (formerly known as Reframing Disability) for an interactive panel discussion. Kindred (Reframing Disability) is a peer-led organisation empowering families of children with disability, developmental delay, and medical needs. and worked in partnership […]

24 Hour positioning

We supervised some Physiotherapy students who created some resources: Supports to help you sleep with a better posture. A referenced information sheet for clients 24 Hour positioning. An overview for clinicians of the current research into the benefits of 24 […]

Disability SPOT Vision

Disability SPOT is a not for profit interdisciplinary community of practice, supporting therapists in the disability sector. We are committed to quality practice, ongoing learning and skill sharing in a safe and nurturing community. We welcome new members, reaching out […]

Sole Practitioners- Surviving & Thriving!

This event was requested in response to our panel event about burnout held a few months ago. This event was focused towards Sole Therapists, who often don’t have an organisation to fall back on when the going gets tough. This […]

Disability SPOT AGM- 2021

In September 2022 we held our AGM. The recording to this event and our AMAZING Guest Speakers are here. Our presentations following the AGM were: Dr Nicole Sharp, Occupational Therapist and Adjunct Fellow at Western Sydney University. Nicole shared some […]

Building Collaborative Partnerships in School Settings- Webinar

Webinar Link Betty Campbell and Leanna Fox are experienced Speech Pathologists working in the disability sector with special interests in the area of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). Betty currently provides whole school communication support to Fernhill School, The Ponds […]