Vision Rehabilitation – “Academic Assessment & Interventions and Outdoors Orientation & Mobility”
A “Must Attend” Workshop for Occupational Therapists!
Sensation Station held another very successful accredited CPD event earlier in July. The course covered assessing a person with visual impairments’ ability to perform academic tasks, activities of daily living and mobility, in addition to practical sessions on actual educational materials, activities of daily living training, and going out for the mobility and environmental familiarization.
Organised by Sensation Station, the programme was accredited with 8 CPD credit points by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and was held on earlier in July 2017.
The event was attended by delegates from the UAE, Oman and Lebanon. A big thank you goes out to Mr. Mustafa Ahmad Al-Qaisi, the Course Instructor for delivering such an excellent workshop.
We also wish to thank MBC who had covered parts of the event for their “Green Apple” health-care show that airs on MBC 1 channel every Friday at 7 pm KSA time.
Dates & Timings:
Day 1: Fri. 7th July 2017, 9 am – 4:30 pm
Day 2: Sat. 8th July 2017, 9 am – 4 pm
Premier Inn, Ibn Battuta Mall, Jebel Ali, Dubai, UAE
*right across the Ibn Battuta Metro Station, off exit 27 on Sheikh Zayed Road
Early Bird: AED 1,200 for Registrations & Payments received by 1st June 2017
Regular: AED 2,000 for Registrations & Payments received after 1st June 2017
Presenter / Speaker:
Mustafa Ahmad Al-Qaisi, B.Sc., Occupational Therapy / M.Sc. & PgDip, Visual Rehabilitation. Fulltime Lecturer at the Hashemite University, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Department of Physical & Occupational Therapy, Jordan. Occupational Therapist since 2003, Postgraduate Diploma and Master Degree in Vision Rehabilitation from the German Jordanian University. Trained under the supervision from many of the Vision Rehabilitation Masters in Europe. Recently published a book titled: “Observing and developing play skills in children that are blind”.
This Program is awarded 8 CPD Credit Points by Dubai Health Authority. Certificates will be issued as per the name provided on the registration form, subject to full attendance.
Above timings include breaks throughout the day. However, please note that in order to keep this course as affordable as possible, Refreshments or Lunch are not included in the fees and delegates are requested to make their own arrangements. A selection of food outlets and cafes are available with in the venue and also just a few steps away at the mall.
MBC has contacted us on behalf of the Green Apple Show, which is a health-care show that airs on MBC 1 channel every Friday at 7 pm KSA time. They are sending a camera man and a reporter to cover the event. Keep tuned on our Facebook for more updates.
Please contact our Reception via Tel: (+971) 04 – 2776769 or per email to: info@SensationStation.ae and we will send you a Registration Form and Invoice.
Reservations are only confirmed based on first come first serve basis of the received payment date.
Mode of Payment:
Payments can be made by either cash, cheque, credit card or bank transfer.
Local currency AED only payable to the Reception at Sensation Station.
Issued in the name of: Sensation Station Center.
Credit / Debit Card:
Payable to the Reception at Sensation Station.
A/C Name: Sensation Station Center
A/C No.: 00110552660012
Address: Noor Bank, Zayed Rd, Dubai
*If paying by bank transfer, please notify our admin team before and after the transaction. Extra charges apply from outside the UAE, please check with your bank to ensure full amount is paid.
Payment is non-refundable, but can be transferred to another person nominated by the participant.
About the Venue:
Premier Inn, Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai, UAE. The new Premier Inn Dubai at Ibn Battuta Mall has 372 rooms, a restaurant, fully licensed bar, Costa coffee shop, swimming pool and gym. What’s more, the hotel is directly linked by a pedestrian bridge to the Ibn Battuta Metro station and the mall. There are several bus links to Dubai’s top attractions – the Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach and more.
Accommodation: Participants will be able to enjoy a discounted rate at the event venue, the Premier Inn Hotel, Ibn Battuta Mall. All rooms have 24-hour free Wi-Fi access to keep you connected throughout your stay. Each room features an en-suite bathroom, a flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities and a work desk. Guests can also enjoy a splash in our swimming pool or work up a sweat at the well-equipped gymnasium. For room reservations, please contact the hotel directly and ask for the “Sensation Station” rate.
Premier Inn, Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 2782222, Fax: +9714 4522229
The Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall is next to Sheikh Zayed Road between interchanges 5 and 6 by the Dubai Metro Ibn Battuta Station and is conveniently linked by a pedestrian bridge to the station. There is also bus links to all nearby communities. Ibn Battuta’s station is on the red line in zone 2. Click here for location
There are plenty self-parking spaces available at the multi-story parking building of the hotel and free parking at the back of the hotel at the mall parking.
Eating & Shopping:
Costa Coffee and the hotel restaurant are located at the Premier Inn, Ibn Battuta Mall on the 3rd Floor, close to the conference room, which is located on Level P2. The Ibn Battuta Mall is located only a few steps away, right next to the conference venue and hosts over 250 shops, a good selection of Restaurants, Coffee Shops, Food Outlets, a multiplex cinema and so much more.