Adapting to Long Term Health Conditions – a Reflection on Bathroom Design

21 June 2022, 11:44

An online webinar with a focus on theory and application for Occupational Therapists and other professionals covering Adapting to Long Term Health Conditions – a Reflection on Bathroom Design.  Provided and hosted by Closomat with experts from The OT Service. Learning objectives: Consider the...
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Learn at Lunch: Who would benefit from a wash and dry toilet including how to get the best results?

13 June 2022, 15:30

Similar to our highly successful webinars, this half-hour session, hosted by Closomat and The OT Service aims to provide a more conversational dynamic to an important topic. Half the length of our standard webinars and designed to be attended during your lunch hour, this new type of part pre-recorde...
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Older People: Falls prevention through bathroom design

09 June 2022, 14:41

With the NHS reporting that over half of all 80-year-olds in the UK have a fall of some sort each year, it’s a topic that cannot be overlooked. And with 1 in 3 over 65’s also experiencing falls in the same period, learning lessons early is key. The bulk of all falls in our elderly...
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Neurology and Bathroom Design

24 May 2022, 15:36

There are over 12 million people living with a neurological condition in England alone (ELTP 2019). NHS England (2022) defines these as any condition that affects the brain, spinal cord or nervous system. There are over 600 types, broadly categorised into: • Sudden onset conditions (e.g. acquired br...
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UK Wash and Dry Toilet Manufacturer, Closomat, strengthens its educational offering for Occupational Therapists

04 April 2022, 12:51

UK Wash and Dry Toilet Manufacturer, Closomat, strengthens its educational offering for Occupational Therapists Titled “Learn at Lunch” these informative 30 minute sessions will enable OTs to enhance their practise and support their professional development, by focussing on a range of “hot topics” i...
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191 Local Authorities Win Share of £23.5m Fund to Install Over 500 Changing Places Toilets

24 March 2022, 15:24

The news that 191 local authorities in England have been granted funding from central government to install Changing Places facilities, is being widely celebrated by the disabled and caring communities. The £23.5m worth of grants will see the addition of approximately 513 Changing Places toilets (wi...
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Older People: Falls prevention through bathroom design

24 March 2022, 11:27

An online webinar with a focus on older people for Occupational Therapists and other professionals covering falls prevention through bathroom design.  Provided and hosted by Closomat with experts from The OT Service. Learning objectives: Reflect on falls and the impact on health & wellbeing Disc...
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Learn at lunch: Future proofing to accommodate changing needs

23 March 2022, 16:47

Similar to our highly successful webinars, this half-hour session, hosted by Closomat and The OT Service aims to provide a more conversational dynamic to an important topic. Half the length of our standard webinars and designed to be attended during your lunch hour, this new type of part pre-recorde...
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Impact of neurological trauma on bathroom activity

17 February 2022, 15:50

  An online webinar with a neurological focus for Occupational Therapists and other professionals covering the Impact of neurological trauma on bathroom activity.  Provided and hosted by Closomat with experts from The OT Service. Learning objectives: Reflection on the types of neurological trau...
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Paediatric Bathroom Design in a Family Space

17 January 2022, 12:40

An overview of the topic of Paediatrics:  Common Health Conditions and the Impact on Bathroom Activity, based on our recent webinar on the topic. Download Additional Clinical Document on Supporting Young People with Bathroom Tasks Consideration of the home environment is essential when supporting ch...
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Facilitating Safe and Independent Toilet Transfers

22 October 2021, 11:59

An overview of the topic of Facilitating Safe and Independent Toilet Transfers, based on our recent webinar on the topic. Download the Full Overview Firstly, let us consider the definition of safe. This is defined by Merriam Webster (2021) as “free from harm or risk” or “protected from, or not expos...
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Paediatrics Common Health Conditions and the Impact on Bathroom Activity

20 September 2021, 14:36

An online webinar with paediatric focus for Occupational Therapists and other professionals covering Common Health Conditions and the Impact on Bathroom Activity. Provided and hosted by Closomat with experts from The OT Service. Delegates will reflect on the impact on occupational performance of a n...
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