Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Occupational Therapy workshop

Workshop on


Clinical Reasoning in Occupational Therapy


Seminar hall at Banyan, Anna nagar [west], Chennai


Organized by

Vijaya Occupational Therapy Centre

[Approved by TN branch of AIOTA]

Program Details:


Date                  :        20 & 21st November 2010


Duration            :        10 am to 4.30 pm


For whom        :      Occupational therapy practitioners, UG internees and PG students


Venue               :        Adaikalam, Banyan, Mogappair, Chennai.    


Registration fee:         Rs. 1000/= [Inclusive of course material, food & certificates]             

      Tnaiota Members – Rs.800/=


      Spot registration : Rs. 1200/= [Subject to availability]


Potential benefits of attending this workshop:


-         You can gain an insight about clinical problem solving in Occupational Therapy.

-         You can improve and sharpen your clinical reasoning and treatment planning skills.

-         You can develop the ability to reason your treatment methods easily to your clients.

-         You are getting an opportunity to recall and revise the fund of OT knowledge you acquired.

-         You may get new view points to deal with your present clients.


Hurry up… Only 40 registrations are available


For Registration and other information contact:

Dr.Karthik: 9841879905, Dr.Senthil Nath: 9884763646

Dr.Shanthi: 9962378285


Warm Regards


Vijaya Occupational Therapy Centre

Content Outline & Schedule


General Introduction:


Medical professionals need to upgrade their skills always to survive as the competent practitioner. Clinical reasoning is an essential skill every medical practitioner should possess and no one can deny this fact. Hence, we organized this workshop to enhance the Occupational Therapy practitioners treatment planning and reasoning skills.


Session I:    [10.00am – 11.30am]  Day 1  

What is clinical reasoning? Why is it important?  Types of clinical reasoning – Lecture PP presentation


Session II:  [11.45am – 1.15pm] Day 1

Clinical reasoning in mental health practice - Lecture PP presentation


Session III: [2.00pm – 3.00pm] Day 1

Case study analysis in mental health practice [Participants will be encouraged to explore this with given case studies]


Session IV: [3.00 pm – 4.30pm] Day 1

Clinical reasoning in pediatrics - Lecture, PP presentation



Session V: [10.00 am – 11.00 am] Day 2

Case study analysis in pediatrics [Participants will be encouraged to explore this with given case studies]


Session VI:  [11.15am – 12.45pm] Day 2

Clinical problem solving in physical dysfunctions – Lecture, PP presentation


Session VII: [1.30pm – 2.30pm] Day 2

Case study analysis in Physical dysfunction practice [Participants will be encouraged to explore this with given case studies]



Session VIII: 2.45pm – 3.45pm] Day 2

Clinical reasoning in multidisciplinary, Interdisciplinary and trans disciplinary practices.



Session IX: [3.45pm  – 4.45 pm] Day 2

"How to become an OTR" [Value added presentation]


Program Schedule

Day 1

9.00 – 9.30



9.30 – 10.00

Inauguration of workshop, About VOTC, About workshop, Introduction about the speakers, Administration of Pre evaluation questionnaire

10.00 – 11.30

Session 1

10.30 – 10.45

Tea break

10.45 – 1.15

Session 2

1.15 – 2.00


2.00 – 3.00

Session 3

3.00 – 3.15

Tea break

3.15 – 4.45

Session 4

Day 2


10.00 – 11.00

Session 5

11.00 – 11.15

Tea break

11.15 – 12.45

Session 6

12.45 – 1.30


1.30 – 2.30

Session 7

2.30 – 2.45

Tea break

2.45 – 3.45

Session 8

3.45 – 4.45

Session 9

4.45 – 5.15

Administration of post evaluation questionnaire


Monday, October 18, 2010


Myo-Fascial Release:A effective Technique in Physical Rehabilitation

Course description:

This course is designed for clinicians interested in acquiring their knowledge, skills and abilities in technique of myo- fascial release. Participants will be prepared to apply learned strategies and techniques immediately upon return to the practice setting. This course will substantially improve the therapist's knowledge of myo- fascial release technique.

Course details:

30th  October  2010- Saturday.  Topic covered- Theoretical Aspects of myo-fascial release

31st  October  201009- Sunday. Topic covered- Technique & Hands on demonstration


Course fees: Rs: 2000  

Resource faculty: Dr. Kanan Doshi, B.Sc (OT), NDT (USA)

Lakshya Rehab Centre, 205AA, L.B.S. Road, Nithyanand Nagar, Nr. Shreyas Junction, Ghatkopar(w),Mumbai-86
Tel : 022 64191631, 9819491700, 9987595772.


Friday, October 8, 2010

Occupational therapy post in PGI chandigarh

Occupational therapy post in PGI- CHANDIGARH 

For detail please see:

  Advertisement No.04/2010 /Estt.I(2)                                                                        Last Date: 20.10.2010
 Applications on prescribed forms (citizens of India) are invited for the following Group 'A', 'B' posts on regular basis:
Name of the Post
Pay Scale
 No. of Post
Reserved for
Rs.9300-34800 with Grade Pay  GP Rs.4200/-
UR-2,  OBC-1
             The number of posts is subject to variation.
             The application forms and other information can be obtained from the Committee Branch for the post of Sr. Library & Information Officer and for the posts from Sr. No.2 to 11 from the Establishment Branch, PGIMER, Chandigarh either personally or on written request accompanied by a self addressed stamped (Rs.10/-) envelope (27cmx12cm) among with Demand Draft of Rs.525/- (Rs.275/- for SC candidates) in favour of "The Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh" payable at State Bank of India, Sector-12 (Code No.1524), as non-refundable fee and cost of application form etc.
                         The same information and application form can also be downloaded from our website ( A demand draft of Rs.500/- (Rs.250 for SC candidates) should be attached with application downloaded from our website, towards non-refundable application fee.
                         Incomplete application and the application received after due date will be summarily rejected.

Monday, October 4, 2010


Topic: Modern Therapeutic techniques in the treatment of the Shoulder Complex
Date-10th Dec, 2010
Venue-Mumbai, Hotel Juhu Plaza, Juhu
 Speaker-Amol Sangekar
Contact: Dr. Amol Sangekar, RehabCare, 4 Suryadarshan, Paranjpe Scheme B. Road No-3 Vile Parle (east), Mumbai-57 
 CEU-7Contact hours.

Occupational Therapy Workshop

Topic: Modern Therapeutic techniques in the treatment of the Shoulder Complex
Date-10th Dec, 2010
 Venue-Mumbai, Hotel Juhu Plaza, Juhu
Speaker-Amol Sangekar
 Contact: Dr. Amol Sangekar, RehabCare, 4 Suryadarshan, Paranjpe Scheme B. Road No-3 Vile Parle (east), Mumbai-57
 CEU-7Contact hours.

Occupational Therapy Workshop

Date change of NIRTAR COTE
Continuing Occupational Therapy Education (COTE) on "Role of OT in management of Low Back Pain" from 25rd November 2010 to 26th November 2010.