Working Effectively with Common Childhood Eating Challenges: An Introduction to the Satter Feeding Dynamics Model

A one-day workshop for health professionals working with parents who present with common concerns about their child’s eating, growth and/or nutrition. This workshop introduces participants to a practical understanding of the Satter Feeding Dynamics Model (fdSatter) and illustrates how children develop eating competence to assist participants work effectively with common childhood eating challenges.

7 Apr • Crows Nest Centre 2 Ernest Place Crows Nest NSW 2065 • NSW
2 Day Eating Disorder and Obesity Prevention Facilitator Course: Body Project & Project Health

ACFED are proud to offer this course with the permission of Dr Eric Stice at the Oregon Research Institute. The two interventions covered in our two-day course: Body Project & Project Health, have been developed and used at Stanford University, the University of Texas at Austin, and Oregon Research Institute. The interventions are the outgrowth of a 16-year program of research on the risk factors for eating disorders by Dr Stice’s research team.

29 Nov • Karstens • NSW
An evening with Mary Flynn – Sydney

Nutrition Australia invites dietitians working in the oncology sector to discover the latest research on …

9 May • University of Sydney, Drawing Room, Level 3, Holme Building • NSW
2018 Diabetes Update Day

Join more than 300 delegates and Australia’s leading experts in diabetes to discuss the future of managing diabetes, preventing and treating complications and clinical best practice.

Don’t miss this one day seminar while you earn CPD points. 2018 Diabetes Update Day will be held on Saturday 17th November 2018 from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
Early Bird tickets close on Friday 14th September, 2018.

17 Nov • Hilton Sydney • Australia • NSW
Paediatric Dietetics in Everyday Clinical Practice

The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead is hosting a dietetics update day focusing on nutrition management within the clinical areas of general medicine, respiratory, and gastroenterology. The program covers the fundamentals of patient care and nutrition in these areas. The content will be applicable for a wide range of dietetic patients who are seen in the community and general hospital settings.

22 Jun • The Children's Hospital at Westmead • NSW
Motivational Interviewing 1: Core Skills & Spirit

A one day workshop for health professionals providing the essential introductory core skills and knowledge for providing effective behaviour change counselling in the form of Motivational Interviewing

1 Nov • Crows Nest Centre NSW 2065 • NSW
Motivational Interviewing 2: The Power of Process & Change Talk

This workshop is designed to take practitioner’s Motivational Interviewing skills to the next level by affirming and extending on attendees’ developing MI skill base. Attendees will be guided through the Four Processes of MI which scaffold the behaviour change counselling process into distinct stages with specific tasks and tools.

2 Nov • Crows Nest Centre NSW 2065 • NSW
Essential Skills For Private Practice Dietitians – How to Get Started!

The field of Dietetics is growing and the scope of practice is rapidly changing. With the limited positions and competitive nature of the public health sector many new graduate dietitians are seeking employment in the private sector. Adding to the attraction of the private sector is the flexibility, creative freedom and rise of online platforms. Traditional university training and education does not adequately prepare dietitians entering this sector. Developing a skill set, specific knowledge and accessing support through your career as a private practice dietitian can ensure your sustainability, long term success, enjoyment and impact within this evolving field of dietetics.

This workshop will explore many issues that often challenge a dietitian in the early stages of a private practice career.

Core components will include:
1. Understanding the business requirements
2. How to negotiate contracts to increase your profitability
3. Essential equipment, skills and resources for running clinics
4. Finding your niche
Through discussion, case studies, practical exercises and handouts this workshop introduces the essential knowledge, skills and resources required to feel confident in starting your dream dietetic career.

17 Nov • Optimum Intake Dietitians Clinic • NSW
Practical Skills for Eating Disorders & Obesity

This 3-Day course is designed for health professionals who have already completed the Eating Disorder Essentials and the A Comprehensive Non-Diet Approach for Clients with Weight Concerns (also known as Psychological Approaches to Obesity) courses.
However, we will also accept health professionals who are experienced eating disorder practitioners.

27 May 2019 • Karstens • NSW
Eating Disorder Essentials for Health Professionals

Our 5-Day course provides a solid foundation to enable you to successfully recognise and treat a range of eating disorders. This comprehensive eating disorders course is in line with the latest thinking from a range of psychological approaches. You will learn practical and effective skills that will enable you to engage with clients and offer them constructive help to recover from their eating disorder.

26 Aug 2019 • Karstens • NSW
Diabetes Update Day (Diabetes NSW & ACT)

Every year, Diabetes NSW & ACT brings together current and future leaders in the field of diabetes.
Don’t miss this one-day conference.

17 Nov • Hilton Sydney 488 George St Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia • NSW