See below for online E-learning, Workshops and face-to-face courses.
ICAN Zoom VdTMoCA teaching & learning for occupational therapists, 21 September-10 December 2021
£6.25 per session, 8 sessions
These sessions provided by Juanita Swanepoel aim to meet the continuing professional development needs of occupational therapists in order to gain and increase confidence in their knowledge and use of the Vona du Toit Model of Creative Ability in practice.
The use of the Model is related to occupational therapy in adult mental health services, but the sessions will be useful for any occupational therapist using the VdTMoCA in clinical practice as the main focus is on understanding the VdTMoCA, the levels of creative ability and how to assess and treat. NB, CAMHS sessions are being offered separately.
Learning outcomes sought are to understand:
Training for foundation level knowledge is predominantly provided as E-learning in discrete modules that can be undertaken at your own pace and repeatedly viewed.
Advanced training is provided both online and face-to-face.
All courses are listed below, accompanied by downloadable full info.
Full VdTMoCA training for Occupational Therapists (online) - 3 day online course for therapists consulting the core text on the VdTMoCA £335 (no VAT to add). Head OTs can apply for an unlimited number of OTs and OT support workers to be trained in a 12-month period for a set fee of £3300. Contact email@example.com
The VdTMoCA for OT Support Workers - 2 day online course for support workers supervised by an Occupational Therapist £335 (no VAT to add). Head OTs can apply for an unlimited number of OTs and OT support workers to be trained in a 12-month period for a set fee of £3300. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
See feedback on these courses on the testimonials page
WORKSHOP How to use drumming & percussion as intervention for people on the
Self-differentiation and Self-presentation levels of creative ability.
£125. 27 April 2020, Bristol - POSTPONED TO 5 OCTOBER 2021
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In relation to providing therapeutic intervention for people on the Self-differentiation (SD) and Self-presentation (SP) levels of creative ability, this workshop will enable participants to:
- Learn the basics of how to play, explore and experiment with drums and percussion instruments
- Learn how to build soundscapes that prompt and enable social participation
- Learn a number of exercises that can be facilitated in groups for people on the SD level, and groups for the SP level, explicitly linked to the VdTMoCA treatment principles and aims.
Suitable for Occupational Therapists and OT support workers. Knowledge of the VdTMoCA levels of creative ability is desirable, but not essential.
ADVANCED KNOWLEDGE - for exploring theory – gaining in-depth knowledge of creative ability through exploring theoretical and philosophical underpinnings of the VdTMoCA; developing skills for practice.
The influence of personality disorder on creative ability. Online module - approx 1.5 hours.
£40 (No VAT to add).
Outcomes sought - to increase understanding of:
Key slides and information provided as a pdf.
This can be done as a stand-alone module - see feedback on the Testimonials page.
This module is also included in the pricing, and undertaken as preparation study for the face-to-face course which takes place once a year in Northampton in September.
Applying the VdTMoCA to occupational therapy for people with a personality disorder, 23 & 24 September 2021, Mariott Hotel Northampton . BOOKINGS CLOSED
£300 (no VAT to add).
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