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Resources Library News September 2020

 

Featuring new developments and news about spinal cord injury, magazines and newsletters, interesting articles from academic journals and details of new resources that have recently been added to the library.

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News from the media and around the Internet

For news visit SCIA's news pages, the SCIA Facebook page or if you would like to learn how to set up Google Alerts which are a great way to monitor what is going on in the world of disability and spinal cord injury contact the library and we'll show you how.


Magazines, Journals, Newsletters, Blogs

Click on the links to read the articles in full or to view the magazine table of contents. If you would like to read any of the articles that are featured from the magazine table of contents, let us know the details and we will send the article to you. 

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AbleThrive - (Tips, advice, stories)

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Carers NSW 
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Centre for Universal Design Australia (CUDA) ***************

Disability Advocacy Network Australia (DANA)

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Disability Horizons

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Disability Services Consulting

  • Subscribe to the DSC newsletter to keep up to date on all things NDIS

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Every Australian Counts

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Facing Disabilty

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Freedom2Live

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icare - Lifetime Care and Workers Care

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Link - This weeks What's news in Disability and Monthly magazine

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NDIS News from NDIS.gov.au

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New Mobility (United Spinal Association, US)

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  • Fall 2020
    • Cannabis and AD - could cannabis be an effective treatment for controlling autonomic dysreflexis - read about the latest research 
    • Can Neuromodulation, also known as neurostimulation, help breathing and coughing ability
    • Incomplete SCI "Your're not that disabled" - 4 people with incomplete SCI share their stories
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Spire (AQA Victoria)

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Topic of the month.

  • Do you have an incomplete SCI. There is a great article in the latest issue of the Spin with four people with an incomplete SCI sharing insights into their lives. Also see what else the library holds - articles, books and an account of a person with a C1 incomplete injury and his travel adventures. Read them here 

New Books, Articles, Websites added to the Resources Library

To borrow any of the books listed please contact the library or ph 1800 819 775. To see what else has been recently added to the library, click on Lists on the black bar on the home page of the library. 


About the Resources Library

SCIA's Resources Library provides a comprehensive collection of resources relating to spinal cord injury and disability - you can search or browse by subject to all of the material in the library. Discover new resources, forums, websites, blogs and places that you can visit to share your experiences and learn from others. We are always on the lookout for new material to be added to the collection so if you come across something that you think the library should have please let us know. 

Library contacts and further assistance

If you have had a good look around the library and the Resources pages on our website and can’t find the information you are looking for, our staff are very happy to help you. We can be contacted on email or give us a call on 1800 819 775.

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  • and lots more.... 

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