Brightwater - ASSBI - Sleep disturbance Workshop

This event is closed. If you have any questions, please contact Margaret directly at admin@assbi.com.au

 

 

Jennie

Adam

Dr Dana Wong


THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF SLEEP DISTURBANCE AND FATIGUE FOLLOWING BRAIN INJURY

by Jennie Ponsford, Adam McKay and Dana Wong

 

Brightwater Care Group is pleased to partner with ASSBI and Monash University to bring you a full day workshop that reviews and presents findings on the role of cognitive behavioural therapy for fatigue and sleep difficulties post-ABI; upskills participants in delivering therapy; and evaluates alternative therapy options for fatigue and sleep, namely light therapy for fatigue and melatonin for sleep disturbance.

 

The workshop will

  • Address the nature and treatment of sleep disturbance and fatigue following brain injury
  • Review and present findings on the role of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for fatigue/sleep difficulties post ABI
  • Explain the content and structure of the manualised CBT program for fatigue/sleep difficulties post-ABI and show videos of CBT in action
  • Upskill in how to apply CBT adapted for people with cognitive impairment
  • Evaluate alternative therapy options for fatigue and sleep; namely, light therapy for fatigue, and melatonin for sleep disturbance
  • Be presented by Professor Jennie Ponsford, Dr Adam McKay and Dr Dana Wong from Monash University

This workshop will be of interest to people working in health, mental health and disability; in particular allied health and clinical health and service providers, planners and LCs.

You can register to view live via Zoom or receive an MP4 of the presentation by clicking on the REGISTER button on the right hand side ONLY if you live or work outside of Western Australia. To attend this workshop in person - click on this link to register

If you are not a member of ASSBI clicking on this link to join prior to registering will get you the reduced ASSBI member rate.

ASSBI is proudly supported by Shine Lawyers

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Brightwater Care Group is pleased to partner with ASSBI and Monash University to bring you a full day workshop that reviews and presents findings on the role of cognitive behavioural therapy for fatigue and sleep difficulties post-ABI; upskills participants in delivering therapy; and evaluates alternative therapy options for fatigue and sleep, namely light therapy for fatigue and melatonin for sleep disturbance.

  • When

  • 26/02/18
    8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    W. Australia Time

  • Where

  • Technology Park
    2 Brodie Hall Drive
    BENTLEY, Western Australia

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