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Deafblind Services – ‘Showcase of Conference Presentations’

Join us on Tuesday, 2 December 2014, when Senses Australia’s Deafblind Services brings together a number of plenary and workshop papers that have been presented at national and international conferences.

Where: Technology Park Function Centre.
2 Brodie Hall Drive, Bentley (corner Hayman Road)
Seminar Room 2
Cost:     $150

Time Title Presenter
8:45am – 9:15am Arrival tea & coffee / Registration
9:15am – 10:05am Communication Guide Support for Western Australians with Deafblindness:

A pilot project

Matthew Wittorff

(Deafblind Services Manager)

10:05am – 10:45am Enhancing the depth and inclusiveness of Deafblind Communication through the use of Supportive Touch Melissa Evans

(Deafblind Consultant / Physiotherapist)

10:45am – 11:10am Morning tea
11:10am – 11:55am Reaching Rural and Remote Communities in Western Australia Angela Wills

(Deafblind Consultant / Orientation & Mobility Instructor)

11:55am – 12:40pm Parenting and Ushers Syndrome Karen Wickham

(Deafblind Consultant /

Social Worker)

Please indicate if you require Auslan interpreters, would like information in alternative formats or have other specific requirements.

Complimentary parking is available at the venue.

RSVP by Friday, 21 November 2014 to or call 9473 5400.