Month: October 2017

OT Week 2017

As Occupational Therapy week draws to a close, P2 Group would again like to highlight the outstanding efforts of all of our OT’s. To finish the week off, we thought we would give you some insight into their lives and ask them why they chose Occupational Therapy as a career….. BRIANNA CATTANACH I have been told I have…

Workshop – WorkCover Master Class – Melbourne 28th Nov

P2 Group’s WorkCover Master Class provides you with an opportunity to build upon your existing knowledge base and consider new strategies to reduce the financial, operational and cultural implications of claims. Participants will be provided with an opportunity to present and problem solve real life claims and our trainers will utilise case studies,  effective tools…

Workshop – Safe to Drive/Operating Buses – 23rd Nov

As the prevalence of mental health in our community increases and our population ages, Bus Drivers are increasingly presented with new challenges; both in regards to the public facing nature of their roles and the capacity required to operate a heavy vehicle. While the general risks associated with driving are well documented, the additional responsibilities required…

Workshop – Safe to Drive – 24th Nov

With the nature of the Australian workforce changing and organisations becoming more mobile, there are a growing number of Australian’s who are required to drive as part of their work role. While the general risks associated with driving are well documented, the additional responsibilities required of workplaces to keep their mobile workforce safe and the…

OT Week – Occupational Therapists and Mental Health

It is well known that Occupational Therapists (OT) work with the elderly to improve quality of life and help maintain independence. It is also well known that OTs work with children to facilitate play and engagement in school and learning. In fact, it is well known that OTs work with people across their lifespan following…

Bendigo Workshop – Workplace Mental Health – 16th Nov

Understanding Mental Health: A Guide to Supporting Workers and Workplaces ~ A focus on managing complex mental health claims and mitigating their impact on workplace culture ~ Organisations are regularly challenged by the task of managing workers with mental health concerns; with depression predicted to be the second most significant cause of suffering worldwide by 2020 (BeyondBlue) it is…

Wangaratta Workshop – Worklace Mental Health – 21st Nov

Understanding Mental Health: A Guide to Supporting Workers and Workplaces ~ A focus on managing complex mental health claims and mitigating their impact on workplace culture ~ Organisations are regularly challenged by the task of managing workers with mental health concerns; with depression predicted to be the second most significant cause of suffering worldwide by…

Ballarat Workshop – Workplace Mental Health – 15th Nov

Understanding Mental Health: A Guide to Supporting Workers and Workplaces ~ A focus on managing complex mental health claims and mitigating their impact on workplace culture ~ Organisations are regularly challenged by the task of managing workers with mental health concerns; with depression predicted to be the second most significant cause of suffering worldwide by…

WorkCover Success Story – City of Greater Bendigo

BEST IN THEIR INDUSTRY – CITY OF GREATER BENDIGO City of Greater Bendigo engaged P2 Group in June 2014 to conduct a gap analysis of the Council’s internal injury management process. The aim was to enhance the injury management process and build a strong early intervention focus. The following year in November 2015, P2 was…