Entries by Amanda Timler

Dyspraxia Kids Australia Inc. Conference

Dyspraxia Kids Australia Inc. is hosting a National Conference in Melbourne from August 3rd to 4th, 2018. The conference is titled: Initiating Change and Understanding the Challenges The key note speaker for this conference will be Dr Jill Zwicker from the University of British Columbia, in Canada.  If you would like to register, please download the […]


Recruiting adolescents aged 13-18 years old have a history of movement difficulties or withdrawal from movement opportunities.  To get involved, adolescents will be screened using a standardised test of motor development.  The AMPitup program focuses on developing physical fitness and movement skills in a supportive and non-competitive environment.  Participants train with a personal coach who is […]

DCD Booklet

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame Australia have developed a resource to help those working and living with DCD. This resource is available for teachers, health practitioners and parents. Click here to view the DCD Booklet.  

Jill Zwicker, key note speaker at Science on the Swan

Assistant Professor Jill Zwicker was a key note speaker at the Science on the Swan Conference in Fremantle, WA, on May 1  2018.  The title of her talk was “Integrating brain imaging and rehabilitation to improve outcomes” For further information about the conference: http://scienceontheswan.com.au/index/Overview

Adult Bone Health Project

Recruiting adults aged 25-40 years to participate in an Adult Bone Health research project which is being conducted by the WA Bone Research Collaboration (WABRC) to get a snap shot of bone health in healthy adults with and without poor movement coordination in WA . There are two stages in this study.  You can participate […]