Public Speaking

Would you like me to speak at your organisation, university, school or conference?

 The below list is currently my most frequently requested topics:  

  • An Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme

  • Navigating the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

  • What is Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) and Supported Independent Living (SIL)

  • Living independently

  • How to find and employ good support workers

  • What is a good support worker?

  • How to self-manage NDIS plans

  • Community inclusion for people with disability

  • How allied health professionals can help people with a disability achieve their goals

If there is something that you would like me to talk about that is not listed above, please contact me to discuss.

All presentations are tailored to suit your needs.

What to expect when you hire me to speak:

  • Open minds by sharing my firsthand experience of living with a disability

  • Improving students’ knowledge and sharing personally tested processes and skills

  • Relevant content delivered by someone who has lived with the system

  • Highlighting the skills and knowledge that are universal

  • Encouraging people to challenge their thinking, see things from a different perspective, look through a different lens, seeing the individual. 

  • Teaching through the power of storytelling

  •   A demonstration of the possibilities with communication and with creating opportunities, running a business etc.

 Upcoming/ongoing presentations & events:

  • Hemma (Keynote Speaker – The Disability Accommodation Forum)

  • Chisholm Institutes (Intro to NDIS Course)

  • Monash University (Physiotherapy/OT Students)

Past presentations & events:

  • Dee Wardrop Speech Pathology & Occupational Therapy Services (How I got my Independence)

  • Peninsula Speech Plus (My Journey through the NDIS)

  • Sydney SDA Conference (Navigating the complexities of Disability Housing)

  • Monash University (Working as a person with a Disability Workshop)

  • Monash University (Electronic Assertive Technology Workshop)

  • AGOSCI Conference (NDIS Panel/How my Samsung Tablet S has improved my life)

  • Vic-Tas OT Conference (Harnessing possibilities within the NDIS)

  • Life after School Expo (My experiences after school)


Cost of Services

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I am based in Melbourne, Australia, however I conduct talks worldwide to assist people and to inspire change.

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