Somatopedická společnost organizes every year professional seminars for the Czech Republic. These seminars provide educators with the opportunity to meet other professionals from the field of complex rehabilitation of people with physical and health impairment. The seminar programs are put together by professionals´ – education ministry representatives, universities, scientific and research centres, foundations and associations of people with disabilities and facilities, for their education. These seminars also allow the exchange of knowledge from relevant professional areas, from the area of current legislation and exchange of practical professional experiences from helping professions.
Examples of thematic seminars since 1999:
Using occupational therapy and other means for educating children with disabilities.
State seminar 16. September 1999, Faculty of Education, Masarykova University in Brno.
Support of educational work with children and students with severe disability and multiple disabilities.
State seminar 16. November 2000, FN Motol, Praha.
Educational support of children and students following brain injury.
State seminar 22. November 2001, Faculty of Education, Masarykova University in Brno.
Current situation of the integration of students into mainstream schools.
State seminar 27. November 2002, Special school for students with hearing impairment, Praha.
Educational support of people with epilepsy.
State seminar 21. November 2003, Faculty of Education, Charles University in Prague.
Innovative approaches in somatopedic practice.
State seminar 12. November 2004, Faculty of Education, Charles University in Prague.
Seminar of educational, health and therapeutic health resorts and sanatoriums.
15. 4. 2005, ODL Chocerady region Benešov.
Complex support of people with weakened health within the process of treatment.
State seminar 11. November 2005, Faculty of Education, Charles University in Prague.
Seminar of schools and facilities for persons with physical impairment.
6. May 2005 Jedličkův ústav a školy, Praha.
Seminar of school staff working at children sanatoriums.
18. - 19. 5. 2006, Dětská léčebna Sanatorií Klimkovice.
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