OPD Points: 4



Presenter / Provider:

Joanne McIntyre

Presenter Qualifications:

OT, MS (Psychology)
Joanne McIntyre is the Clinical Director at Integrated Listening Australia and Executive Director at Polyvagal Australia and New Zealand. She is an Occupational Therapist with over 30 years of clinical experience. She completed a Master of Science majoring in Psychology (University of Southern California) while residing in the USA for 23 years and was accepted at LaTrobe University School of Psychology for PhD studies. Joanne presented the Power of Neuroplasticity workshop on 7 occasions for OTA in 2018/19. Presented The Neurobiology of Safety in Autism for OTA. Presented a series of webinars for APS about Clinical Applications of Polyvagal Theory in 2021 and was asked to present further about Polyvagal Theory in 2022. Presented 2 webinars; The Defense Cascaid and Polyvagal Theory in Stress/Trauma and Understanding Cardiovagal Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback in Mental Health within a Polyvagal Framework. In 2018, presented in collaboration with the  Australian Childhood Foundation workshops about Polyvagal Theory and research about the Safe and Sound Protocol applied to working with traumatized children Joanne provides education in Polyvagal Theory and is the Endorsed Trainer/Support for Australia & New Zealand for Porges’ evidence-based acoustic vagal nerve stimulation therapy; The Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP). Joanne completed Board Certification in Neurofeedback; HRV Biofeedback; SIPT cert; iLs and SSP trainer, EMDR trained, and host of the Safe and Sound Protocol Podcast: A Polyvagal Informed Therapy


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Meal Info:
Morning, lunch and afternoon tea are provided. Please indicate dietary preference during registration.

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