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Webinar: Remote Rehabilitation – the perils and pitfalls

Tuesday, 2nd November @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

A brain injured man works on his laptop illustrating our remote rehabilitation webinarRemote rehabilitation became a necessity for many in March 2020 when the Covid pandemic forced a change in the way we all worked and deliver services. This session, presented by Heather Batey of Reach Personal Injury, will look at the perils and pitfalls of remote rehabilitation which will include an analysis of literature and an internal survey, the practical benefits and positive outcomes as well as the drawbacks.

Can’t make the live webinar? This webinar will be recorded and available for a period of 9 months.
View all of our recorded brain injury training webinars (link opens in new window).

About our speakers for the Remote Rehabilitation – the perils and pitfalls webinar

Heather Batey’s career has been devoted to the assessment and rehabilitation of patients with Traumatic Brain Injury in both hospital and community settings. Having trained as an Occupational Therapist, with an interest in Neurology, Heather became Senior OT in the development of the Leeds Head Injury Team.

She jointly set up |reach| 27 years ago believing that rehabilitation at home is the most effective way for clients to learn and practice the techniques they will need to improve their independence and quality of life. Since then Heather has won a number of industry awards and was presented with the “Outstanding Individual Award” at the Claims Technology Awards several years ago.

In addition to this, Heather also dedicates her time to campaign for the better provision of services for TBI clients through presentations, training for lawyers, publication of articles and as a guest lecturer on OT courses at various universities. Heather has been involved with a number of charity TBI projects within the UK and is currently a Trustee of the Lake District Calvert Trust. She also presented an account of her work with PCS at the World Congress of Brain Injury in Toronto, 2019.

Feedback from webinar attendees

  • “Great webinar, excellent. Thank you!”
  • “I enjoyed it and found it very useful.”
  • “Excellent session, really interesting and helpful…thank you”
  • “I could listen to this webinar ten times! Absolutely superb!”
  • “Thank you for today’s insightful webinar”
  • “Really interesting subject matter, excellently presented (very inspiring clinician), assisted my understanding of neuropsychological testing”
  • “I found this training really interesting. The length of the session was perfect as I could easily fit this into my working day and was very informative.”
  • “This was one of the best webinar’s I’ve been to. the topic was brilliant and the slides were great. Richard presented the talk very well, good pace enough for me to make notes for my team and he explained all the key terms.”
  • “I think your webinars are excellent and a complete lifesaver while we are effectively if not officially in lockdown. It is also good that we can view the recordings if we cannot attend the live event.”

Fees for this webinar:

Member firms may book free places at this webinar and will receive unlimited access to the recording for a period of 9 months from the date of recording.

  • Free places for Brain Injury Group members
  • Charities and the NHS may access this webinar free of charge. To qualify for a free NHS or charity place, you must register using your NHS/Charity email address.
  • £29 + VAT for everyone else

Accredited by APIL Training (1 hour litigator/senior litigator).

Booking for Remote Rehabilitation – the perils and pitfalls webinar

To book a place at this training webinar, click here and register on the Go To Webinar event page (the page will open in a new tab).

Remote Rehabilitation – the perils and pitfalls webinar recording

After the live webinar, a recorded version will be available for 9 months through our brain injury training webinars page.

This is an official Brain Injury Group event

This event is organised by the Brain Injury Group

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Brain Injury Group training event Sponsors

With thanks to Premex+ sponsors of our brain injury training programme

The logo of Premex plus

Premex+ can be used in conjunction with the BIG Network, a full medico-legal package providing services on a menu operated basis with the facility to defer payment through Premex+

  • obtaining medical records from GPs, hospitals and clinics
  • sorting, paginating and analysing medical records
  • advice from neuro clinicians on appropriate medical disciplines and individual experts
  • instruct neurological experts via Premex+ with the ability to liaise with them directly
  • multi-disciplinary medico-legal reports are available individually or as a collaborative report
  • access to rehabilitation services, accommodation assessments and occupational therapy which can also benefit from the deferred funding provided by Premex+.

Find out more about Premex+ in their Brain Injury Group services listing

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Tuesday, 2nd November
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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