Trauma and Differential Diagnosis

This forum aims to enhance practice and client outcomes by generating lively and informative conversations through expert presentations and an interactive case-study and panel discussion.

This practice forum will support and enhance the skills and knowledge required by health and community services professionals working with children, young people, and families. It will consider and explore the, at times, overlapping presentations of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), and Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) in the context of a trauma history.

 

When:
Friday 12 May 2017

Where: 
Department of Health and Human Services
165-169 Thomas Street, Dandenong, Victoria 3175

Cost: 
$100.00

Contact:
Tymur Hussein tymur.hussein@connections.org.au    

To book your ticket, click here. 

Program

9:00am -   Registrations
9:20am -   Welcome 
9:30am -   FASD Presentation; ASD Presentation; ADHD Presentation; RAD Presentation 
10:50am - Morning Tea 
11:10am -  Case Study (small group work)
  
11:50am -  Panel Discussion
12:30am -  Close

Speakers *** Updated Speaker List ***

  • Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) - Prue Walker
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) - Sonia Street
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – Tim Doyle
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) - Vicky Nicholls

Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances, Adela Holmes is no longer attending the forum, and has been replaced by Ms Vicky Nicholls for Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD).

The updated speaker biography can be found here, and includes Vicky's information for attendees:  Trauma and Differential Diagnosis Practice Forum Speaker Bio (UPDATED).pdf

 

 

12 May 2017