A Lived Experience of Mental Health Reform and the NDIS
Health & Healthcare

A Lived Experience of Mental Health Reform and the NDIS

With only a few weeks until his address at the 4th Annual National Mental Health Conference in Melbourne, we thought a brief word with Michael Burge OAM, Consumer Advocate / Wellness Warrior, National Mental Health Consumer & Carer Forum (NMHCCF) would be the perfect prelude to the event. Presenting  ‘A Lived Experience of Mental Health Reform and … Continue reading

How Technology can Assist People with an ABI to Increase their Motivation, Function, Cognitive Abilities & Upper Limb Movement
Acute Healthcare / Health & Healthcare

How Technology can Assist People with an ABI to Increase their Motivation, Function, Cognitive Abilities & Upper Limb Movement

In the lead up to the 4th Annual National Acquired Brain Injury Conference, I was delighted to have the opportunity to speak with Vicki about how technology can assist people with an ABI to increase their motivation, function, cognitive abilities and upper limb movement. I hope you enjoy the interview. Continue reading

Providing the right support for individuals with an ABI
Acute Healthcare / Health & Healthcare

Providing the right support for individuals with an ABI

PROVIDING THE RIGHT SUPPORT FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH AN ABI Samantha Grant is a registered Clinical psychologist based in Sydney with over 17 years’ experience in Clinical Psychology services to adults (16 – 65) following complex and catastrophic injuries, particularly acquired brain injury. In the lead up to the 4th National Acquired Brain Injury Conference taking … Continue reading

Commercial Mind, Social Heart: icare’s philosophy for improving quality of life outcomes
Community Healthcare / Health & Healthcare

Commercial Mind, Social Heart: icare’s philosophy for improving quality of life outcomes

Improving choice, quality and service delivery for the changing needs of people living with an ABI is the central theme for this year’s National Acquired Brain Injury Conference which is taking place on the 8 – 9 November 2016  at the Royal Rehab, Ryde, Sydney. In the lead up to this event, we were delighted … Continue reading

The nature and extent of adverse events in fertility practice
Acute Healthcare / Community Healthcare / General Pharmaceuticals / Health & Healthcare / Medico Legal & Pharmaceutical Law

The nature and extent of adverse events in fertility practice

In the lead up to our inaugural Assisted Reproductive Technology Summit, we spoke with Tina Cockburn, Associate Professor in Law at the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, and a researcher within the Australian Centre for Health Law Research. Tina’s area of research focuses on patient safety law and medico-legal issues arising out of innovative medical … Continue reading