2008 Conference

The ASORC ® National Conference "Survival to Revival - Energising Rehabilitation" was held on 10-12 September 2008 at Rydges Lakeside Hotel in Canberra.

Topics covered at the Conference included: Rural Mental Health initiatives, presentations on Job Capacity Assessments, the Rehabilitation Counsellors' role in the Income Protection Insurance market, Life Coaching, updates from NSW WorkCover and panel discussions on several topics. Minister Brendan O'Connor officially opened the conference.

Download Conference Program

Members can download conference presentations below:

Title/Topic Presenter Link
Accessing the Hidden Job Market Trevor Hawkins Download
ACT Emergency Services Agency Jan Collins Download
Active Therapies = Early Return to Work Jan Collins Download
Bachelor of Disabililty and Community Rehabilitation Ruth Crocker Download
Changing Approaches to Vocational Rehabilitation Raychel Parovel Download
Does the Rehabilitation Counselling Profession Need to Evolve? Mary Hawkins / Cathy Day Download
Effective Intervention for People with Pain - Related Work Disability Debra Dunstan Download
Ergogym - An Innovative Approach to Rehabilitation Download
Identification of Personal and Family Counselling Issues Kerry Buchecker Download
Job Able Career Possible Oi Yee Cheung Download
Job Capacity Assessments Amanda Bodycote Download
Life Coaching to Build Resilience Barbara Miller Download
Medical Fitness for Duty Dr Peter Warfe Download
Nationally Consistent Framework for Rehab Providers Catherine Day Download
Personal Values with Acquired Disability - Some Economic Issues Luke Connelly Download
Personal Values with Acquired Disability Elias Mpofu Download
Personality Disorders Dr Bruce Stevens Download
Professional Identity and Recognition Leah Brown Download
Counselling for People with Acquired Hearing Loss Anthony Hogan Download
Rehab Rehabilitation Counselling at USYD Trevor Hawkins Download
Rehab Counselling Education in the School of Human Services Christine Randall Download
Tackling Tough Times-Drought and Mental Health in the Bush Craig Hart Download
Technology and Employment Gemma McDonald Download
The Chaos Theory of Careers Robert Pryor Download
The Experience of the Transition to University Study Following TBI Luke Rosenzweig Download
The Future of Australian Employment Services Sally Sinclair Download
The Many Faces of Depression Marie Bennett Download
Violence at Work-Implications for Rehab Consultants Nea Saunders Download