What am I learning about? Continuing professional development

I love learning. I'm constantly updating my knowledge.

Here's a list of professional development I have recently completed:

2022

Long COVID Syndrome- Long COVID Immunology and Long Haul COVID- Heather Zwickey and Jeff Novack- Health Masters Live

2021

  • Bachelor of Medicines Management with Professional Honours in Complementary Medicines- University of Tasmania
  • Grade the Ask: A Sensitive Strategy for Careful and Successful New Food Interactions- Get Permission Institute
  • Integria Healthcare Symposium- 'Restoring the Seat of Health- Advanced GIT Clinical Insights'
  • Reproductive Hormone Assessment & Herbal Medicine Prescription Masterclass- Rhiannon Hardingham- Fertile Ground
  • Bioceuticals Symposium- Enhancing Mental Wellbeing
  • Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome- Water Damaged Buildings: An exploration of water-damaged building exposure and biotoxin illness- Amie Skilton, Bioceuticals
  • Level 1 Thyroid Practitioner Training- Tara Nelson
  • Vitae Mosaic- Carla Wrenn
  • Infant Feeding Foundations Workshop- Babble and Munch

Topics included

  • Developmental foundations of feeding and oral development
  • Assessment of oral structure, function and feeding skills
  • Evidence based assessment and management of tongue tie
  • Treatment of breastfeeding and bottlefeeding difficulties
  • Treatment of early solids difficulties, including oral motor skills

Mental Health Primer Group Mentoring with Rachel Arthur - topic based clinician mentoring over 9 months.

Topics included:

  • Safety – Keeping You & Them Safe

  • Where Are We Now?An Update on Mental Health from an Integrative Medicine Perspective

  • What Drives Us Toward & Away from Mental Health?
  • Questions and Case Taking Skills – The Best Ones for Identifying Mental Health Drivers
  • Mental Health Assessment Tools
  • Interpretation of Labs through a Mental Health Lens Part 1
  • Interpretation of Labs through a Mental Health Lens MH1 part 2
  • What Helps Us?Detailed discussion & update on key prescriptions
  • Antidepressant Withdrawal Discontinuation Syndrome & Best Support Practices
  • A Depression Case From The Ground Up