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Allied Health Link Round Up Blog – June 2018

ALLIED HEALTH LINK ROUND UP BLOG – JUNE 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 this month…

Please comment or shoot me an email if you feel you would like a different area of clinical or non-clinical practice covered or if you feel there is an awesome blog / link / service / research / innovation your fellow AHP’s should really know about!!

 

 

Special shout out to our colleagues interested in and working in areas of SPORTS & EXERCISE this month…

 

 

Blogs & Influencers

Not 100% on the differences between PHYSIO’S, EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGISTS & PERSONAL TRAINERS? Read this 30sec summary from Upwell Health and brush up!

5 Myths of Strength Training and Endurance Running

10 New Fitness Products – Check out the blog by Gear Patrol – Virtual Reality gear is hot property and pretty motivating!

Equipment & Resources

My Home Space

My Home Space is an outcome of a research project: “Housing, technology and support innovation within a National Disability Strategy: Post- occupancy evaluation research to impact Australian policy and best practice.”  Think 3D VIRTUAL housing tours, research, policies, tour pathways by functional activities,

 

Info Physiotherapy 

A new online learning option to keep your eye on!  

The first course available is ‘Knee Osteoarthritis Assessment & Management’

 

Private Practice

Are you an NDIS provider? Thinking about becoming one?? Sign up for the free monthly e-newsletter and check out the  Provider Toolkit and resources 

 

Clinical

Pain in athletes and self management…. 

Listen to this podcast interview with Dr Kieran O’Sullivan on the pain management strategies and habits of highly effective clinicians.

Fantastic initiative… Services, resources and online training such as the CONCUSSION COURSE ONLINE TRAINING & EDUCATION 

 

EEEEK – Have a read of this!  Most concussion patients get no care after leaving hospital. 25 May 2018, USC News.

 

Sports Medicine Australia  

Awesome resources, injury and sports fact sheets, policies and guidelines…  

In particular the Concussion in Sport Policy was recently updated in Jan 2018… Other tools on the site include the Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool and the Sports Concussion Assessment Tool.

Loving these for printing off or directing clients to!

Walking Fact Sheet, Running Fact Sheet, Surfing Fact Sheet

2018 SMA Conference – 10-13th October, Perth

 

Research To Check Out

Journal of Physiotherapy

People with low back pain perceive needs for non-biomedical services in workplace, financial, social and household domains: a systematic review

Progressive resistance training increases strength after stroke but this may not carry over to activity: a systematic review

 

Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine  

Injuries Among Recreational Football Players: Results of a Prospective Cohort Study

Physiotherapist-Led Physical Activity Interventions Are Efficacious at Increasing Physical Activity Levels: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Atopy in Elite Endurance

The New York Times

Reducing injury risk in youth sports

 

AH Events Coming Up!

5 JUL | SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING | WHAT IS IT AND WHAT ARE THE UNIVERSAL TOOLS TO TEACH CHILDREN? (Part 1)

9 JUL | TELEHEALTH – HOW TO!

11 JUL | MASTERING YOUR DREAMS: WHY COACHING HAS A PLACE

12 JUL | RETIREMENT – HOW MUCH DO YOU NEED?

 

 

 

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]