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Speaker profile for Deborah Harrison and Elizabeth Headford: Speaking at Naidex

Speaker Name: Deborah Harrison and Elizabeth Headford

Managing Director & Occupational Therapist

Company Name: A1 Risk Solutions

Seminar Title: Single Handed Care - Assessment for Single-Hand Care for the Person who can stand

A practical demonstration of moving and handling techniques used in single handed care. Single-Handed Care is a way for departments across health and social care services to embrace a different way of working. Gain some valuable tips when using this equipment for therapy and care.

About Deborah Harrison and Elizabeth Headford

With over 20 years’ experience specialising in moving and handling, Deborah dedicates her life to educating health organisations around the world about best practice techniques. Motivated by a desire to reduce risks for health professionals, carers and those being cared for, Deborah founded A1 Risk Solutions® the first online-based training and risk management system in the world. As part of this, Deborah developed the only Level 4 qualification in single-handed care regulated by Royal Society Prevention of Accidents.

Liz is an Occupational Therapist working with A1 Risk Solutions assisting organisation realise what they can do with the Moving with Dignity project using the Single-Handed care approach. Liz has got over 20-years’ experience in the moving and handling field working across health and social care and more recently set up her own single-handed care project in Trafford. She really understands the struggles that people have.