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Mrs Dain van der Reyden

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Mrs Dain van der Reyden

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+27 (0)31 260 7310

Email

dianic@telkomsa.net

Campus

Westville campus

Research Interests

Mental Health
Ethics and Medical Law
Creative Ability

Designation

Honorary Lecturer

Biosketch 
Mrs Dain van der Reyden is an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Occupation Therapy discipline. She practised as clinician in mental health care and as senior lecturer at the University of Durban Westville, later University of KwaZulu-Natal for close on 40 years. During this time she held several positions such as HoD for OT and Head of School for Audio, OT and Speech-language pathology.
 
Her interests are professional ethics and health care legislation; mental health care & psychiatry; education and training and the Vona du Toit Model of Creative Ability. She has presented and published widely on these topics.
 
Mrs van der Reyden served as president of SAAOT (now OTASA) from 1992 to 1995; Chairperson of the Professional Board for Occupational Therapy, and Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) from 1998 to 2004; South African Delegate to the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) 2006 to 2010, and is at present on the Editorial committee for the South African Journal of Occupational Therapy.
 
She holds a Masters Degree in Medical Law from UKZN; Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of South Africa UNISA; Teachers Diploma in Occupational Therapy from the University of Pretoria; and a National Diploma in Occupational Therapy from the Pretoria College of Occupational Therapy.
 
List of Publications and Presentations 
Conference Presentations ( 2009 – 2015)
 
• Van der Reyden, D. Lessons from Vona- enduring truths for Occupational therapists. Presented at Occupational Therapy Symposium – Theme: “Model of Creative Ability; theory and application revisited” hosted by Dept OT University Pretoria February 2015 
• Van der Reyden, D Intellectual Property, copyright and other issues around the VdTMoCA Presented at Occupational Therapy Symposium  – Theme: “Model of Creative Ability; theory and application revisited” hosted by Dept OT University  Pretoria February 2015
• D van der Reyden & R Jouber.  Application of the VdTMoCA on a PERSONAL, PRACTITIONER level. Presentation and Practical Exercise presented by: Presented at Occupational Therapy Symposium – Theme: “Model of Creative Ability; theory and application revisited” hosted by Dept OT University  Pretoria February 2015
• Van der Reyden D, Crouch R. Ethics in Mental Health and Psychiatry in South Africa. Workshop . OTASA Psychiatric OT’s Update Symposium. 27/28 June 2013.
• Van der Reyden D. Comparison of the manifestation of the levels of creative ability in adult mental health and physical clients, and in children. 3rd International Creative Ability Conference 13 June 2013. London UK.
• Van der Reyden D. Facilitator/presenter:  Ethics session. OTASA Congress, 4-6 July  2012. Durban  
• Van der Reyden D. Use of an Analytical Survey to Evaluate, develop and enhance OT services. Creative Ability Conference 11 June 2011. Hosted by Universities of  Pretoria, Wits and OTASA  
• Van der Reyden D. 2 papers presented: Ethics in Mental Health, and Creative Ability University  Pretoria - Foundations for Mental Wellbeing. 9/10 Sept 2010 
• Van der Reyden D. Creative Ability colloquium, paper presentation; Occupational Therapy department   UKZN 18/19 Feb 2010
• Van der Reyden D.  key note address. First annual National Model of  Creative Ability Conference: Transformation . ‘Sharing a Birds eye view’ 29/5/09, London UK

Workshops ( 2008- 2015)
 
• Van der Reyden D. Title: Ethics workshop (x2) organised by Occupational Therapy Forum – Dept of Health ( presented at Greys hospital and Albert Luthuli  Hospitals - open to all health care practitioners. 18th  and 25th May 2015 ( repeat w/s)

• Van der Reyden D. Title: Ethical practice for health professionals, works shop presented on invitation from the Discipline of Audiology; open to all practitioners registered with HPCSA. 21 July 2015 , Senate chamber UKZN.

• Van der Reyden D. Title: Ethics and Law- Fundamentals for  Best Practice  presented at VISTA Academy ( division of VISTA CLINIC) for multi disciplinary group practitioners. 2015 

• 4) Van der Reyden D. Sherwood W.  2 hour Workshop titled:   “Doing The Task Assessment”  presented at  the  International Creative Ability conference, Birmingham UK; 8 July 2015.
  
• Van der Reyden D. & Pretorius C .Creative Ability in everyday practice - Exploring the impact of physical, mental and learning disabilities on Creative ability for daily living  and employability; assessment and reporting 
One day CPD Workshop presented  day after  4th International Creative Ability conference, 9 July 2015: Presented by: Carole Pretorius  ( OT Medico – Legal practice & pioneer in VdTMoCA; V&MdTF) and Dain van der Reyden ( UKZN Hon Sen. lecturer UKZN & pioneer VdTMoCA; V&MdTF)

• Van der Reyden D. Ethics for Healthcare practice   3 workshops presented Nov/Dec 2012 Dept OT, UKZN. 
• Van der Reyden D. Ethics for Practice in Education. R P Moodley School. 1 Dec.  2011 
• Van der Reyden D. Ethics for Health Care- Teachers, Supervisors and Practitioners. UKZN 6 Sept 2011 
• Van der Reyden D. Ethics for Health Care –OT dept UKZN 6 June 2011
• Van der Reyden D. Rehabilitation Ethics – Life Rehab.  8 Dec. 2010
• Van der Reyden D. Ethics Workshops –, 2008, 2009, 2010 UKZN
• Van der Reyden D. Ethics –Paediatrics NDT practitioners .Browns School 3 Nov 2007  
• Van der Reyden D. Supervision, what does Ethics have to do with it? Presented at colloquium, UFS. 2008

Publications
Journal Articles (2007-2014 )
 
• Dunpath T Chetty V.and van der Reyden D..The Experience of acute burns of the hand- patients perspectives.  Disability and Rehabilitation An international multidisciplinary Journal .2014.
• Van der Reyden D. Legislation for everyday Occupational Therapy Practice  SAJOT, 2010, Vol. 40(30)
• Van der Reyden D. The right to respect for autonomy-Part1: What is autonomy all about? SAJOT, 2008, Volume 38(1)27-31.
• Van der Reyden D.HIV/AIDS: Guidelines for practitioner conduct- within a legal and ethical framework . SAJOT, 2008, Vol 38(1)41-42.
• Van der Reyden D. The right to respect for autonomy-Part 2 SAJOT, 2008, Vol.38 (3) 18-23
• Toellner, A. Balbadhur, R. Singapi, N. Van der Reyden, D. Burnout amongst Occupational Therapists in the Durban Metropolitan area. SAJOT.2007.Vol.37 (2).
Chapters in Books ( 2004 - 2014)

• Van der Reyden, D. Crouch R. Ethics, Human rights and the Law in  R Crouch, V Alers  (Editors ) Occupational Therapy in Mental health and Psychiatry.  5th Edition 2014  Wiley Blackwell   
• Van der Reyden D Auxiliary staff in Mental health care: Requirements, Functions and Supervision in  R Crouch , V Alers  (Editors ) Occupational Therapy in Mental health and Psychiatry. 5th Edition 2014 Wiley Blackwell   
• Van der Reyden, D. Joubert, R. Christopher, C.  HIV/AIDS in Psychiatry and issues  facing Occupational Therapists regarding practice: Moral and Ethical dilemmas. in  R Crouch , V Alers  (Editors ) Occupational Therapy in Mental health and Psychiatry. 5th Edition 2014 Wiley Blackwell
• Van der Reyden D. The South African Model of Creative Participation (Paper presented at WFOT Congress, Montreal, Canada, 1998), Patient Volition and Action in Occupational Therapy Published by Vona and Marie du Toit Foundation 2004.(Official Publication of Model).
• Van der Reyden D, Joubert RWE. HIV/AIDS in Psychiatry: dealing with the moral and ethical issues facing occupational therapists treating persons with HIV/AIDS. In Crouch R and Alers V (Editors) Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and  Mental Health 2004. Whurr Publishers, London
• Van der Reyden D. Auxiliary Staff in the Field of Psychiatry: Requirements, Functions and Supervision. In Crouch R and Alers V (Editors) Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry and Health.  2004. Whurr Publishers, London
Special Awards
• Fellowship of SAAOT Award for meritorious service to the Profession and Association over 27 years. 1995.
• 12th Vona du Toit Memorial Lecture Award 1987.
 

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