Engagement, Health and Rehabilitation

Leaders:

Felicity Bright

Phone: 09 921 9999 ext, 7097

Email: felicity.bright@aut.ac.nz


Suzie Mudge

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7096

Email: suzie.mudge@aut.ac.nz



Purpose:

Engagement, Health and Rehabilitation

Aims:

  1. To explore factors influencing health and engagement in rehabilitation
  2. To develop novel approaches to augment rehabilitation outcomes drawing on theory and evidence
  3. To facilitate the translation of evidence into real world rehabilitation practice
  4. To inform policy and practice

Associated Publications:

2019

2018

Journal Articles

McPherson, K., Fadyl, J., Theadom, A., Channon, A., Starkey, N., Levack, W. M. M., Kayes, N., Wilkinson-Meyers, L. (2018). Living life after traumatic brain injury: Phase 1 of a longitudinal qualitative study Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 31(1), E34-E52.

Kersten, P., Cummins, C., Kayes, N., Babbage, D., Elder, H., Foster, A., Weatherall, M., Siegert, R. J., Smith, G. and McPherson, K. Making sense of recovery after traumatic brain injury through a peer mentoring intervention: a qualitative exploration (2018). BMJ Open 8(10), e020672-e020672

Carroll, P., Witten, K., Calder-Dawe, O., Smith, M., Kearns, R., Asiasiga, L., Lin, J., Kayes, N. and Mavoa, S. (2018). Enabling participation for disabled young people: study protocol.  BMC Public Health 18(1), 712-712

Bright, F., Kayes, N., Worrall, L., & McPherson, K. (2018). Exploring relational engagement practices in stroke rehabilitation using the Voice Centred Relational Approach. International Journal of Social Research Methodology

Bevis, A., Waterworth, K., Mudge, S. (2018) Participants’ experiences of a mixed-ability yoga series. New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy 46(1): 29-35.

Theadom, A., Rutherford, S., Kent, B., McPherson, K., & ARCOS IV Group. (2018). The process of adjustment over time following stroke: A longitudinal qualitative study. Neuropsychological rehabilitation, 1-11.

Sezier A, Mudge S, Kayes N, et al. Development of a toolkit to enhance care processes for people with a long-term neurological condition: a qualitative descriptive study BMJ Open 2018;8:e022038.

2017

Conferences

Bright, F. Kayes, N., McPherson, K. & Worrall, L. (2017, 8 September). Engagement in stroke rehabilitation: A relational practice. Oral presentation at New Zealand Rehabilitation Association conference. Christchurch, New Zealand.

Ann Sezier - NZRA (New Zealand Rehabilitation Association) conference, 8-10 September 2017. Christchurch  Title: Key considerations for health professionals supporting people experiencing Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness (PPPD)

Kayes, N., Galvin, K., & Bright, F. (2017, 28 October). Relational practice: A valid and legitimate form of rehabilitation work. Oral symposium at American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine. Atlanta, Georgia. Scott,K.,  N Kayes, N Signal, D Taylor. Integrating New Technology Into Rehabilitation Practice. MedTech and BRNZ joint symposium April 2017 Auckland

Fadyl, J., Theadom, A., Channon, A., & McPherson, K. (2017). Cultivating recovery: Longitudinal qualitative findings from a study of recovery and adaptation after Traumatic Brain Injury. Oral presentation at NZRA Conference 2017: Making an impact. Christchurch, New Zealand.

Kayes, N. and Terry, G. (2017). Patient perspectives on person-centred care in neurorehabilitation: Insights from a secondary analysis. New Zealand Rehabilitation Conference. September 8-10, Christchurch, NZ.

Anstiss, D., Terry, G., Czuba, K., Kayes, N., & Siegert, R. (2017). Experiencing trauma recovery: the role of professionals in navigating a “fragmented” rehabilitation landscape. New Zealand Rehabilitation Conference. September 8-10, Christchurch, NZ.

Bright, F., Cummins, C., Waterworth, K., Larmer, P. & Gibson, B. (2017, 9 September). ‘My therapist allowed her to express herself’: Exploring student perspectives of good communication practices in physiotherapy. Plenary presentation at New Zealand Rehabilitation Association conference. Christchurch, New Zealand.

Terry, G. & Anstiss, D. (2017). Men in and out of health - Men’s experiences of embodiment within rehabilitative care. International Society of Critical Health Psychologists Biennial Conference, July 9-12, 2017, Loughborough, UK

Ann Sezier - ASSBI (Australasian Society for the study of Brain Impairment) 2017, Melbourne Australia. Title: Key considerations for health professionals supporting people experiencing Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness (PPPD) June 1-3, 2017.

Bright, F., Brand, K., & Kayes, N. (2017, 8-10 September). Clinical documentation as a construction site. Poster presentation at New Zealand Rehabilitation Association conference. Christchurch, New Zealand

2016

2015