Date: Friday November 10, 2017 State: VIC
The PGAP® is considered one of the most empirically supported interventions for targeting psychosocial risk-factors for disability. This training workshop is designed to equip rehabilitation professionals with skills in psychosocial intervention strategies such that they may be better able to assist their clients in overcoming the challenges associated with debilitating health/mental health conditions. To date, clinical trials have supported the effectiveness of the PGAP for reducing disability and promoting return to work in individuals who has sustained work injuries, individuals with whiplash injuries, individuals with fibromyalgia, and individuals with mental health conditions such as depression and PTSD. The PGAP has been included in the 18th edition of the Official Disability Guidelines (Work Loss Data Institute, 2013) as an evidenced-based approach to the management of disability.
Through didactic presentation, video demonstrations and case studies, attendees will:
Workshop topics include:
Date: November 10 & 11, 2017
Venue: RACV Club, Melbourne Australia
To register click HERE
Instructor: Michael JL Sullivan, is a clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychology, Medicine, Neurology, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. He is Honorary Professor at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.