Intensive Interaction ‘Virtual’ Conference 2021

Monday 18th October 2021: 09:00am - 04:00pm (UTC+01:00)

Hosted by the Intensive Interaction Institute in conjunction with YourAmity (via Remo Interactive Virtual Events)

‘Reconnecting with Intensive Interaction’

A Conference for Parents/Carers/Family Members, Professionals in Education, Health & Social Care, Students and Individuals with an interest in Intensive Interaction

Intensive Interaction in the Classroom

Intensive Interaction for people with Dementia

Intensive Interaction & Positive Behaviour Support

Decision-making processes of Intensive Interaction Practitioners

Intensive Interaction for those who speak

Is Intensive Interaction a therapy?

Learning the lessons of caring and support during lockdown

Hearing the Voice of Parents

Book by Friday 17th September 2021 to take advantage of the Early Booking price (see below)

CLOSING DATE FOR BOOKINGS: FRIDAY 8TH OCTOBER 2021

Payment includes access to a recording of the Conference available for 30 days to view or revisit missed sessions.

What a Remo Virtual Conference looks like

Used for illustration purposes only - the actual virtual decor may be different on the day

whole conference building floor
Single floor of Conference Building
single table room
Single table in Conference room
sample multiple tables
6 & 8 place tables in Conference room
sample multiple 6 seat tables
6 place tables in Conference room
animation showing moving from one table to another
Moving from one table to join another

Images and demonstration animation are © 2021 Remo Interactive Virtual Events and are presented here as examples of the look and feel of the Conference

Instructions for registration and joining the Conference will be emailed to paying delegates during the week beginning 11th October 2021

Timetable

Morning Session

9:00 am: Conference ‘tables’ to be open for delegates to virtually meet fellow attendees.

 

9:30 – 9:40am: ‘Welcome’ from new Institute Directors Anne Adams, Pete Schonbeck & Ben Smith.

9:40 – 10.00am: Dr Dave Hewett OBE – handing over to you …

 

Morning Presentations = 45 minutes, with 15 minutes for questions.

10:05 – 10:50am: Session 1a: presentationsDelegates to attend 1st of 4

10-minute Video Case Study (from invited Intensive Interaction Coordinator)

11:10 – 11:55am: Session 1b: presentationsDelegates to attend 2nd of 4

11.55 – 12.00pm … a few words in summary from the hosts

10-minute Video Case Study (from invited Intensive Interaction Coordinator)

 

Lunch Break

Afternoon Session

1:00 – 1:05pm: Welcome back from hosts … now please go to the next session.

 

Afternoon Discussion Groups = 45 minutes, with 30 minutes of discussion.

1:05 – 1:50pm: Session 2a: discussion groups – Delegates to attend 3rd of 4.

10-minute Video Case Study (from invited Intensive Interaction Coordinator)

2:10 – 2:55pm: Session 2b: discussion groups – Delegates to attend 4th of 4.

10-minute Video Case Study (from invited Intensive Interaction Coordinator)

 

3:15 – 3:45pm: Q&A session with all the speakers, facilitated by the hosts …

 

3:50 – 4:00pm: Thank you … and some final words from Dr Dave Hewett OBE.

Presentations & Discussion Groups

Delegates are to choose to attend two presentations in the morning and two discussion groups in the afternoon

The choices are to be indicated on the Booking Form below

Morning Presentations Choices

  • 1: Intensive Interaction in the Classroom: setting out the main issues raised in the new book on using Intensive Interaction in the classroomPam Smith & Amandine Mourière.
  • 2: Intensive Interaction for people with Dementia: a developing story in supporting family members and service users with dementia in careRachel Woodhouse & Dr Maggie Ellis.
  • 3: Intensive Interaction and positive behaviour supporta report on the recently published paper by Jules McKim & Dr Judith Samuel.
  • 4: The decision-making processes of experienced Intensive Interaction Practitionersa guide to practice based on a recently published research paper by Graham Firth.

Afternoon Discussion Groups Choices

  • 5: Intensive Interaction for those who speak: where are we currently in our understanding and use of Intensive Interaction with these individuals? - Lynnette Menzies & Sara Moroza-James.
  • 6: Is Intensive Interaction a therapy? Looking at the psychological and therapeutic use of Intensive InteractionDr Ruth Berry & Dr Ditte Rose Andersen.
  • 7: Learning the lessons of caring and support during lockdown: what has the Covid-19 lockdown taught us about Intensive Interaction, and about society more generally? - Katherine Shearer & Ian Harris.
  • 8: Hearing the Voice of Parents: a parental and family perspective on the future of Intensive Interaction provision and supportPete Elwick & Anna Cauvin.

Book Your Place Below

Book by Friday 17th September 2021 to take advantage of the Early Booking price

Full Price: £125.00

Early Booking price: £95.00

Parent/Carer/Family Member/Full-time Student Price: £50.00

PLEASE NOTE:

The Institute can only accept payment by Credit/Debit Card

Tickets for this event are non-refundable and non-transferable

CLOSING DATE FOR BOOKINGS: FRIDAY 8TH OCTOBER 2021

In the event of not being able to attend on the day paid-up delegates will still have access to the recording of the Conference for 30 days after the event

Booking Form

Please complete all 3 sections

1Section 1: About You
2Section 2: Presentations and Discussion Groups
3Section 3: Terms & Conditions and Payment

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