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Workshop: Sleep Disturbance and Fatigue in Brain Injury

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2 Brodie-Hall Drive

Bentley, WA 6102

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You are invited to a Brightwater workshop in partnership with the Australasian
Society for the Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) and Monash University:


“Sleep Disturbance and Fatigue in Brain Injury”


The workshop will:

    • Be presented by professor Jennie Ponsford, Dr Adam McKay and Dr Dana Wong from Monash University
    • Address the nature and treatment of sleep disturbance and fatigue following brain injury
    • Review and present findings on the role of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for fatigue and sleep difficulties post-ABI
    • Learn the content and structure of the manualised CBT program for fatigue/sleep difficulties post-ABI, and watch videos of CBT in action
    • Develop and practise skills in CBT adapted for people with cognitive impairment
    • Evaluate alternative therapy options for fatigue and sleep; namely, light therapy for fatigue, and melatonin for sleep disturbance


    This workshop will be of interest to people working in health, mental health and disability;
    in particular, allied health and clinical health and service providers, planners and local coordinators.

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