upcoming Events

  • Health Support Needs Workshop

    2017-03-01 11:00Summer Foundation, 991 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill

    A workshop exploring the health support needs of young people with disability and complex care needs to support community living.

  • BREAKFAST CLUB LECTURE SERIES 2017

    2017-03-08 07:00Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    The Summer Foundation is proud to announce the Breakfast Club 2017 Professional Development Lecture series on brain injury rehabilitation. These lectures, originally established by the Victorian Brain Injury Recovery Association (VBIRA), provide information about up-to-date research and clinical practice....

  • Breakfast Club 2017 – Lecture One

    2017-03-08 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    Behaviours of Concern (BoC) such as aggression are a debilitating and distressing consequence of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Through their research, Kate and Amelia explored the lived experience of BoC and treatment history in individuals with TBI, and their...

  • Breakfast Club 2017 – Lecture Two

    2017-05-10 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    Katie and Amy have been treating concussion patients for over four years. Using their clinical experience as a base, they will discuss how they developed a concussion assessment that includes all the possible anatomical and physiologic substrates that can...

  • Breakfast Club 2017 – Lecture Three

    2017-08-09 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    Fatigue and sleep disturbance represent two of the most common symptoms after acquired brain injury, and cause significant difficulties with activity participation and quality of life.

  • Breakfast Club 2017 – Lecture Four

    2017-10-18 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    Stroke has been described as a double crisis because survivors and families are faced with both the need to adapt to the physical, cognitive and emotional consequences of the stroke and the need to negotiate a foreign culture -...

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