Opinion 16 June 2021

Are the proposed Independent Assessment tools capable of informing funding decisions in NDIS participant plans?

What’s wrong with NDIS independent assessments? We asked our friend Muriel Cummins from Occupational Therapy Australia’s NDIS Taskforce to help explain why the selected assessment tools are not fit-for-purpose, and why they should not be used to determine plan funding.

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News 15 December 2016

Research to Action

The Centre for Applied Disability Research is asking for your help to bridge the gap between what we know and what we do.

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News 30 August 2016

Australia’s first disability research hub

A new research hub is breaking new ground in providing up to date research for both people with disability, their families and carers and service providers.

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Research and Reports 27 April 2015

Supported Decision-Making for People with Cognitive Impairments: An Australian Perspective?

A research paper on Australian and overseas law reform and policy initiatives to tackle challenges posed by special programs.

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