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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Neurological – Impact of neurological trauma on bathroom activity

18 February 2022, 09:47

Closomat’s unstoppable partnership with The OT Service continues strongly with their first joint webinar of 2022, focusing on the theme of neurological. Now being presented quarterly, this first webinar, 24th March will tackle the issue of neurological trauma on bathroom activity. Like all the webin...
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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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Paediatrics – Common conditions and the impact on bathroom activity

12 November 2021, 14:51

December will see the second of Closomat’s new style quarterly webinars.  The live webinar, which will be hosted by Closomat and delivered by clinical experts from The OT Service, will cover the relationship between common paediatric conditions and the impact these have on a child’s bathroom activit...
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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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Rebecca’s Congenital Condition and her Growing Independence meant her Toileting Needs Required a Rethink

29 July 2021, 09:36

Assessment: The occupational therapist, together with the person they are working with, focus on individual and environmental abilities and problems related to activities in the person’s daily life. Assessment includes the use of standardised procedures, interviews, observations in a variety of sett...
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Steve’s Story of Improved Wellbeing due to Bariatric Palma Vita

28 July 2021, 14:19

Steve is a taxi driver and has been for 20 years. He is self-employed and works flexible hours around his physical functioning, only working when he feels able to. Working as a taxi driver is extremely important to Steve, he is well-liked by his regular clients, is known in his local community and h...
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Considerations in working with plus size (bariatric) people: Design, independence and dignity

07 April 2021, 15:01

Topic Working with plus size (bariatric) people: Design, independence and dignity Learning outcomes: To gain an overview of planning a home environment for plus sized clients (with focus on the bathroom) To understand the effect of being plus sized on occupation To evaluate the importance of assessm...
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Tool to help determine living aid requirement

18 March 2020, 09:32

A new tool to help healthcare professionals determine the suitability of equipment to assist with that most intimate of daily living activities- toileting- is now available. Produced by Occupational Therapists, the ‘Activity Analysis of Toileting’ delivers in one easy to use document an end user sui...
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