About This Show
The Centre of Research Excellence in Cerebral Palsy (CRE-CP) brings together leading researchers, clinicians and consumers in a concerted effort to bring about change in the management and treatment of cerebral palsy.
The ultimate goal of CRE-CP is to improve the physical, mental, social and emotional health and well-being of any person affected by cerebral palsy, and their families. Specifically, the research program aims to increase functionality, quality of life and social participation, whilst reducing pain and deformity.
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Episode 5 - Mental health of parents and carers
A panel of speakers from the Centre of Research Excellence in Cerebral Palsy and the Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program speak on research into the impacts on and opportunities for parents and carers of children with cerebral palsy.
The speakers are:
From the Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program:
Elise Davis, Associate Director;
Kim-Michelle Gilson, Psychologist and Research Fellow;
Joan Gains, Research Advisor and parent of a young person with cerebral palsy.
And Dr Helen Burke-Taylor, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy from Australian Catholic University.