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MS Education for Health Professionals

Webinar - Managing Clients Behaviours of Concern
2 May 2019 11am - 12pm AEST

Dr Luke Smith, Clinical Neuropsychologist, has a wealth of experience in the multiple sclerosis and progressive neurological disease areas. He will provide key behavioural and communication strategies to implement in your practice to help manage your clients' behaviours of concern and increase your understanding of the underlying pathophysiology.

Learning Objectives:
  • Understand how multiple sclerosis can change an individual's behaviour and social cognition.
  • Knowledge of non-pharmacological behaviour support that are commonly used in the neurodegenerative disease area.
  • Learn communication and behavioural strategies that can support the functioning of  people with multiple sclerosis and neurodegenerative diseases.

Free E-books when you book a webinar

Webinar -  Motivational Interviewing
8 May 2019 2.00pm - 3.00pm AEST

Presented by Dr Sally Shaw, a health psychologist working within both public and private settings.  Dr. Shaw has a particular focus on supporting people with a chronic illness and the strategies and interventions which achieve best results. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Applications and effectiveness of Motivational Interviewing
  • Appreciation of the stages of behaviour change and the interaction with motivation
  • The spirit of the Motivational Interviewing style
  • Knowledge of the 4 guiding principles of Motivational Interviewing
  • Specific tools, questions and strategies to use

Free E-books when you book a webinar

Research Update

Current Clinical Trials
Looking for a particular trial? Find it here 
And why not subscribe to MS Research Australia Clinical trial updates

Remain updated on the latest research on multiple sclerosis, treatments and management of symptoms for your clients Current Research.                                            
The Can Do Multiple Sclerosis Guide to Lifestyle Empowerment
Kennedy P
Managing the Symptoms of MS. 
Shapiro, Randall T.
* These are examples of the free e-books available for webinar attendees.

Useful Links and Journal Articles

You can purchase recordings of previous webinars from the MS Shop 

Self-reported executive dysfunction, neuropsychological impairment, and functional outcomes in multiple sclerosis. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsycholy, 2008

Comprehension of affective prosody in multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis, 2003

Neuropsychological counseling improves social behavior in cognitively-impaired multiple sclerosis patients. Multiple Sclerosis Journal, 2000

Motivational interviewing, enhancement, and brief interventions over the last decade: A review of reviews of efficacy and effectiveness.Psychol Addict Behav. 2017

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MS is a registered NDIS Provider
Refer your progressive neurological clients to us for pre-planning advice, NDIS education and delivery of NDIS services such as support co-ordination, physiotherapy, continence support, exercise physiology and occupational therapy.  
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