DLW in Supported Housing Fieldwork
Libby Callaway Senior Lecturer Occupational Therapy Department Monash University, Peninsula Campus Libby Callaway is an Occupational Therapist and faculty member at Monash University in Australia. She is also the director of an occupational therapy practice, Neuroskills Pty Ltd, providing community-based services to people with neurotrauma. At Monash, one of her team’s community initiatives features supported […]
Do Live Well in Health Promotion
Dr. Helen Bourke-Taylor Dr. Helen Bourke-Taylor is an occupational therapist and Associate Professor in the Occupational Therapy program at Monash University in Australia. Her professional and research interests include a focus on participation and education issues for children and young people with disabilities, as well as supports for their parents (particularly mothers), families and carers. […]
Do Live Well Framework presented at WFOT Congress in Cape Town, South Africa
In May 2018, Sandra Moll and Nadine Larivière attended the WFOT Congress in Cape Town, South Africa. Sandra reviewed the DLW framework in her oral presentation entitled: “International perspectives on an OT Health Promotion Framework” on May 22, 2018. There was interest in the framework which will also be featured in the Swedish OT journal.
Do Live Well Video Series
We are excited to let you know about the upcoming Do Live Well video series through Active Aging Canada that will air every Wednesday starting on January 24th, 2018 through to March 14th. The following is a list of the videos: 1.1: express yourself (Dr. Lori Letts) 1.2 build prosperity (Dr. Lori Letts) 1.3 contribute […]
Do Live Well Framework presented at World Congress of Psychiatry in Berlin
The “Canadian” Do Live Well Framework was presented at the World Congress of Psychiatry in Berlin Germany on Oct. 11th. The symposium also featured a German translation of the framework and application of the ideas in the context of mental health practice in Germany. Watch for German resources on the website –coming soon!
OT Training Workshop November 30th
Watch for an upcoming OT training workshop on November 30th by Nadine Lariviere. This is a full day workshop at the OT program at the University of Montreal for OTs in practice.
Do Live Well framework presented during OT month celebrations
OT month celebrations at Ontario Shores included a Grand Rounds presentation on the Do Live Well framework.
Lifestyle Redesign® : An application example of the DLW model
Guest bloggers Mélanie Levasseur and Marie-Hélène Lévesque discuss the Lifestyle Redesign® occupational therapy intervention.
Prosperity as a dimension of doing affecting health and well-being
Guest blogger Terry Krupa discusses prosperity as a dimension of doing affecting health and well-being.