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MHIQ Program Seminar Series: Sleep Disorders in Spinal Cord Injury

Posted on Thursday 30th May 2019

Sleep disorders in spinal cord injury Obstructive sleep apnoea, periodic leg movements and circadian rhythm disorders are all direct consequences of spinal cord injuries. These highly prevalent disorders have not traditionally been a focus of research or care after spinal cord injury, with much of the signs and symptoms of these sleep disorders attributed to other causes such as medications, mood disorders, spasm and “just what happens in spinal”. This presentation will outline the prevalence and impact of these disorders and the emerging treatment options for non- respiratory sleep complications.

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Thursday 30th May 2019    


How we think about disability

Posted on Wednesday 8th May 2019

Each year, many Australians face the prospect of living with the permanent effects of injury or chronic disease.

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Wednesday 8th May 2019    


Queenslanders with Disability Network Federal Election Platform 2019

Posted on Wednesday 1st May 2019

Come along to a community event in support of disability matters and have your say on the Disability Network for the Federal Election Platform 2019

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Wednesday 1st May 2019    


Embrace diversity and rethink disability: a free online course

Posted on Tuesday 16th April 2019

Discover how rehabilitation counsellors help people with disadvantage or disability realise their vocational potential.

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Tuesday 16th April 2019     Diversity Disability

THC researchers promoting evidence based practice

Posted on Thursday 11th April 2019

Dr Jessica Paynter, THC Researcher and Senior Lecturer from Menzies Health Institute Qld, sharing knowledge on debunking autism myths during Autism Awareness month this April.

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Thursday 11th April 2019    

Link: Australia's national disability magazine - latest issue April 2019

Posted on Tuesday 9th April 2019

Latest issue April 2019

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Tuesday 9th April 2019    

Meet and Mingle - research expose and virtual reality experience

Posted on Thursday 4th April 2019

The fifth successful Meet and Mingle event was held this week, with the focus on centre research into autism, policy and service systems, and the exploration of virtual reality technology.

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The Pain Revolution & education as therapy

Posted on Wednesday 3rd April 2019

The Pain Revolution & education as therapy

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Wednesday 3rd April 2019    

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