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Vision & Falls Prevention Workshop II

Date: 24/03/2020 *** THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Venue: Vision Australia, Level 1, 3 Rosslyn Street, West Leederville, WA, 6007

Provider: Optometry WA

Contact: OWA Office, [E] admin@optometrywa.org.au, [P] (08) 9321 2300

Learning Objectives

  • How to identify vision loss
  • Understanding blind and low vision strategies
  • Available support and when/how to refer
  • The impact of vision loss on moving around safely and independently
  • Demonstration on sighted guide techniques
  • Assistive technology
  • Age related vision impairments
  • Understanding the risk factors for falls prevention in people who are blind or have low vision
  • Understanding appropriate interventions for falls prevention

Max points awarded: 6.00


Flyer PDF for 24th March 2020  EVENT POSTPONED

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