Training Events

Independent Rehabilitation Services offers occasional training events on topics pertinent to our work in the rehabilitation sector.

Information about these will be posted here and on our Facebook page.


Using Google Calendar to Improve Memory and Organisation after Brain Injury
This half-day workshop will provide an opportunity for allied health professionals to develop skills in using Google Calendar as a memory-rehabilitation approach, based on best-practice evidence.

Facilitated by Susan Petrie, Senior Occupational Therapist and Kate Phillips, Practice Principal at Independent Rehabilitation Services.

This workshop is aimed at allied health professionals who work in neuro-rehabilitation and provide or wish to provide memory rehabilitation training with clients.

Content to be covered:

  • Use of Electronic Memory Aids after brain injury
  • Intervention and protocol used to improve functional memory including Google CalendarResults from the recent Google
  • Calendar research study completed in Melbourne
  • Provide resources and discussion outcome measures used in the Google Calendar research study.

Date: Tuesday 18 June 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: 47A Karnak Road, Ashburton, 3147
Price: $205

Register now.