Breakfast with Mary Flynn – Melbourne

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

7 May • Peter Maccalum Cancer Centre - Theatre C • VIC
Making SENSE of the Senses Workshop

Presents professionals with the theoretical and practical considerations of the “Sensations of Everyday Life” in a family partnership model. Covers Sensory Processing, how it impacts on behaviour, relationships and everyday activities including Mealtimes. Covers all the latest theory and research on sensory processing, attachment, trauma, pain, stress, self regulation, how these impact on everyday activities and experiences (eg mealtimes). Gillian Griffiths is an engaging and highly knowledgeable facilitator and is the co-author of Sense-ational Mealtimes with Dr Denise Stapleton, APD.

11 Jul • Telstra Conference Centre • VIC
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.

14 Sep • Treacy Centre Parkville VIC 3052 • VIC
Understanding Professional Boundaries: Working Sustainably & Ethically with Clients in Contemporary Dietetic Practice

This workshop will facilitate the exploration of a variety of issues that can challenge a Dietitian’s professional boundaries when working with clients experiencing complex issues in contemporary practice. These include eating disorders, poor mental health and chronic multimorbidity. Content will cover essential knowledge and practices to reduce risk of boundary violations and enhance the sustainability of trainees work by describing practical strategies for improved self-care.

13 Sep • Treacy Centre Parkville VIC 3052 • VIC