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Allied Health Link Round Up BLOG – July 2018

ALLIED HEALTH LINK ROUND UP BLOG – JULY 2018

Read on, save for later, share on social – here are some awesome links you, as an awesome allied health professional, need to know about right now…  

 Shout out to our colleagues working in PSYCHOLOGY this month… 

 

Blogs & Influencers

Check out what these amazing ladies are doing!  8 Online Psychologists to FOLLOW in 2018

Dr Tim Sharp is Australia’s very own ‘Dr Happy’, at the forefront of the positive psychology movement and founder of The Happiness Institute. Fun blogs – loving this one  11 Things To Do Every, Single Day If You Want To Be Happier! 

 
 
 
 

Equipment & Resources

 

Dementia Activities Product Catalogue

 

 

Work in AGED CARE? Online resources for purchase – for Older Adults and Seniors Living with Dementia.

 

 

 

 

Black Dog Institute – eMental Health and Anxiety

e-Mental Health programs are online mental health treatment and support options for people experiencing mild to moderate depression or anxiety. The programs recommended in this fact sheet have been researched, developed and tested in Australia. Available for download.

Children Of Parents With  A Mental Illness 

Promoting better outcomes for children and families where a parent experiences mental illness. Check it out here and download free resources.

 

 

Private Practice

Julie Grove Psychology

Need SUPERVISION? Julie is a registered AHPRA psychologist and predominantly practices Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, in particular Acceptance and Commitment Therapy or ACT. She offers one to one or group supervision in her private practice.


Clinical

Have you checked out these RECENTLY UPDATED Clinical guidelines? 

Dementia Assessment & Management  Updated JUNE 2018!

Bipolar disorder: assessment and management  Updated APRIL 2018!

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: diagnosis and management  Updated MARCH 2018!

 

Who doesn’t love a FACT SHEET?

Brain Injury Australia- Acquired Brain Injury, Alcohol and Other Drugs Fact Sheets available for download

Self-Care

Explore the relationships between what you eat and how you feel, including tips on how to incorporate healthy eating into your life.

 

Food and mood   –  The Healthy Eating meals   –   The Mind Meal

 

Yoga for Visually Impaired

Teaching Yoga to the visually impaired can make them more comfortable in their own bodies and how to cope with their disability.

How Colours Affect You

Colors can have real effect on both your mind and body. Find out more about how colors can really affect you!

 

 

Research

Autism Linked to Cerebellum Shape

Researchers report boys on the autism spectrum tend to have lower fractal dimension in the right side of the cerebellum than those without autism. Source: Columbia University

The “Big Bang” of Alzheimer’s: Genesis of Disease Identified

Researchers have identified the exact point at which healthy proteins become toxic in Alzheimer’s disease. The findings could help to detect Alzheimer’s before the disease progresses and develop treatments to stabilize tau proteins. Source: UT Southwestern

Personality Characteristics That Are Valued In Teams: Not Always More Is Better?

Source: International Journal of Psychology (July 2018) Accessed 30/7/18 here

Attachment Based Intervention For Families With Young Children

Source: Journal of Clinical Psychology (August 2018) Accessed 30/7/18 here

Events

 

2 AUG | FATIGUE MANAGEMENT– Presented by: Jo Muirhead – Purple Co

9 AUG | PART 2 | SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING | PLAYGROUND SKILLS FOR CHILDREN – ESSENTIAL SOCIAL SKILLS– Presented by: Claire Orange – Best Programs 4 Kids

27 AUG I PART 1: THE IMPORTANCE OF PLAY & USING PLAY BASED ASSESSMENTS– Presented by: Naomi Hill

The MHS Conference 2018

The Mental Health Services Learning Network annual conference, Hear The Whisper, Not The Roar-  Join the 28th The MHS Conference on 28-31 August 2018, held in Adelaide.

 

The NBPSA Conference 2018

The 2018 Annual Conference of the Neurodevelopmental and Behavioural Paediatric Society of Australasia (NBPSA) will be held in Melbourne Australia.

 

2018 APS Congress Sydney

27-30 September 2018- Psychology Advancing into a new age- Early bird ticket starts from 19 April to 13 Aug.

 

 

Check out these great links, services and resources and let us know how we can help you!

Until next time, let’s support each other! #alliedhealthprofessionsrule

 

Sarena Jones

Director @ Allied Health Support Services

[email protected]