Publications

  • MH Toolkit Parents

    Mental Health Toolkit for Parents and Carers of people with Cerebral Palsy: Identifying early signs of mental ill-health

    Researchers from CP-Achieve at Murdoch Children's Research Institute have created a mental health booklet for parents and carers of people with cerebral palsy

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  • MH Toolkit Young Ppl

    How to know when things are not okay? A guide for young people with cerebral palsy to help recognise signs of mental health problems

    Researchers from CP-Achieve at Murdoch Children's Research Institute have created a booklet for people with cerebral palsy to help recognise some of the early signs and symptoms of a mental health problem

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  • Bulletin Cover May

    Epidemiology of scoliosis in cerebral palsy: A population-based study at skeletal maturity

    Researchers from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute, the University of Melbourne and the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne have published a landmark paper on the epidemiology of scoliosis in young adults with cerebral palsy. This one the largest studies of it's kind and has the longest follow up, of any study to date.

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    Mapping the focus of research conducted with adults with cerebral palsy: an overview of systematic reviews

    In this mapping of the systematic reviews of the adult CP research, we synthesised the current evidence according to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF).

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    Addressing mental health problems in Australians with cerebral palsy: a need for specialist mental health services

    Every Australian has the right to healthcare but not every Australian has access to the right healthcare. Mental health problems are common in Australia but there are very few mental health services for people with cerebral palsy.

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    Progression of Postural Asymmetry in Young Adults With Cerebral Palsy Who Are Not Walking: An Exploratory Study

    Many adults with cerebral palsy who are reliant on wheelchairs for mobility experience significant changes to their muscles and joints over time

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  • Outdoor Gait Training

    Epidemiology of scoliosis in cerebral palsy: A population-based study at skeletal maturity

    Researchers found strong links between a child’s walking ability and their risk of developing scoliosis

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    Feasibility of scaling-up a community-based exercise program (FitSkills) for young people with disability

    FitSkills is a community exercise program that was designed to meet the physical activity needs of young people with disability aged 13 to 30 years old

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    Development of the Fearless, Tearless Transition model of care for adolescents with an intellectual disability and/or autism spectrum disorder with mental health comorbidities

    Development of the Fearless, Tearless Transition model of care for adolescents with an intellectual disability and/or autism spectrum disorder with mental health comorbidities

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    Pain and its relationship with postural asymmetry in adults with cerebral palsy: A preliminary exploratory study

    Pain in Non-ambulant adults with cerebral palsy

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A full list of CP-Achieve publications to date can be found here