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Health and Wellbeing Services for First Nations People

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are to be advised that this blog post may contain images of deceased people. We wish to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we are on. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and celebrate the diversity of First Nations people and their ongoing cultures …

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Independent NDIS Review: What You Need to Know

The final report of the Independent NDIS Review conducted has been released with 26 recommendations and 139 supporting actions for the NDIS to implement. An independent review was undertaken to restore trust and confidence for NDIS participants and to improve experiences and outcomes. The Australian Government and states and territories have committed to reforming the …

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10 Tips for Stress Management

Challenging life situations are an inherent aspect of human existence, and our stress response is an evolutionary adaptation that readies us to react to perceived threats. While certain stress can have beneficial effects, chronic stress emerges when facing persistent negative stressors that are difficult to resolve or evade. This prolonged stress can have detrimental effects …

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Strategies to Increase Employment and Economic Participation for People with a Cognitive Disability

Strategies to Increase Employment and Economic Participation for People with a Cognitive Disability The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is an initiative in Australia aimed at providing support to individuals with disabilities and their families. The “Interventions to support economic participation and employment” research paper was commissioned by the NDIS to examine the various interventions …

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What is Exercise Physiology in the NDIS?

What is Exercise Physiology in the NDIS? Exercise Physiology is an allied service that involves physical movement for muscle conditioning. Exercise Physiology can increase mobility and general health. At Ability Partners, we use exercise and movement to improve your fitness, build physical strength and manage chronic conditions. Every program is personalised to your NDIS goals …

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