Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds: 02/15/2018

Event Date: 02/15/2018 14:00
Location: Baycrest Hospital (ABC Classrooms) or Telehealth/Webcast (TSM #73620595)

Topic: Developmental Disability and Behaviours that Challenge

 

Speakers:

Dr. Yona Lunsky, Clinician-Scientist in Adult Neurodevelopmental Services and Director of the Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities (H-CARDD) Program, CAMH; Professor and Developmental Disabilities Lead in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES)

Andrea Perry, OT Reg(Ont.); MHSc; MSc(OT)
Clinician Leader, Community Behaviour Support Outreach Team (CBSOT), Baycrest

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the unique health issues of adults with developmental disabilities
  • Review and discuss behaviours that challenge among this population
  • Explore common ground and differences among people with developmental disabilities and people with dementia

 

To Participate by Telehealth Videoconference:
Provide your Telehealth Coordinator TSM session #73619894 to confirm your site.

 

To Participate by Live Webcast:

Search for “Baycrest” or TSM session #73620595 under live “public” events on http://webcast.otn.ca.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds:

These rounds provide a learning forum to review leading practices in the assessment and supportive management of challenging, responsive behaviours, and offer practical approaches to support the work of front-line healthcare providers in caring for persons with responsive behaviours.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds occur every 3rd Thursday of the month from October – June. The next occurrence in this series is planned for March 15th. Please share this with healthcare providers and students as all are welcome.

 

If you have any questions regarding these rounds, or would like to be included on the Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds distribution list, please contact Tania Aragona at: taragona@baycrest.org.

 

— Please note that these rounds are restricted to healthcare professionals and students only. —