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Opportunities for Involvement
Please take a few minutes out of your day and help a researcher by completing a survey
The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for organisations and institutions to share their rehabilitation-related competency frameworks. Shared competency frameworks will help WHO develop important resources to support countries in strengthening their human resources for rehabilitation.
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Skye McDonald at UNSW is currently in the final stages of recruiting for 4 studies and needs your help - DOWNLOAD FLYER
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Carer's Way Ahead: Pilot Study for carer's looking after people with TBI - This is an online support programme for family members who are caring for a person with brain injury.Changing Perspectives: Development of a perspective taking fluency & flexibility task - Can you spare 45 minutes twice in two weeks?
Elizabeth Hill is a Speech Pathologist and PhD candidate at Curtin University, WA. She is looking for people to complete her survey, please see below for information on the survey then click on the link. Survey link: https://tinyurl.com/ybm9662v
Survey title: The assessment and management of discourse-level deficits in paediatric brain injury: a survey of current practice in Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA, Canada, and the Asia Pacific.
Ethics approval/reference number: Curtin University Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) has approved this study (HREC number HRE2016-0349-07).
Study information and eligibility: This study aims to understand current assessment and treatment practices of Speech Pathologists who target discourse-level impairments in child/adolescent acquired brain injury (ABI). If you are a speech pathologist in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, America, Canada, and the Asia Pacific region (e.g. Hong Kong, Singapore) who has worked with children or adolescents with an ABI, we would like to invite you to participate in an online survey. This project will investigate current assessment and intervention practices used to manage discourse-level impairments in this population.
Please direct queries to a member of the research team:
Elizabeth Hill, PhD Candidate
Dr Mary Claessen, Senior Lecturer
A/Prof Anne Whitworth
Dr Mark Boyes, Senior Research Fellow
It is hoped that the findings from this survey will help direct the development of better quality training opportunities for community ABI therapists.
Thank you for your assistance, Jai Carmichael, Psychology Honours student (email@example.com; 0449 772 984)
Supervisors: Professor Jennie Ponsford (firstname.lastname@example.org), Dr Kate Gould (email@example.com), Ms Amelia Hicks (firstname.lastname@example.org), Monash University, MERRC office number: 9426 8923