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A Systematic Review of Clinimetric Properties of Measurements of Motivation for Children Aged 5-16 Years with a Physical Disability or Motor Delay

The purpose of this systematical review was to appraise the clinimetric properties of measures of motivation in children aged 5-16 years with a physical disability or motor delay. Six electronic...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability: wellbeing, participation and support

This report explores the experience of Indigenous people with disability compared with Indigenous people without disability and all Australians with similar severity of disability.

Adaptation of the Ages and Stages Questionnaire for Remote Aboriginal Australia

A key challenge to providing quality developmental care in remote Aboriginal primary health care (PHC) centers has been the absence of culturally appropriate developmental screening instruments....

Adapting Advanced Information Technology Network Training for Adults with Visual Impairments

This paper provides an overview on the qualifications and training for people who are visually impaired with technological skills to develop a career in information technology (IT).

An evaluation of the performance of the WISC-IV eight-subtest short form with children who may have an intellectual disability

Background There has been only limited research into the psychometric properties of short-form intellectual assessments when used with children who may have an intellectual disability (ID). The...

Applying SDAC 2009 to the OECD integration scenario for disability employment: [Survey of Ageing, Disability and Carers (SDAC)]

The paper analyses data from the 2009 Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Survey of Ageing, Disability and Carers (SDAC) to estimate the proportion of Australians with disability and an employment restriction who are not in the labour force and who want to work.

Assessing Attitudes Toward Evidence-Based Practices of Workers Supporting People With Disabilities: A Validation of the Evidence-Based Practice Attitudes Scale

This study conducted an initial psychometric validation of the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scales (EBPAS; Aarons, 2004 ) with a sample of workers employed in services that offer support to...

Assessing financial competence

Information about financial competence is used by courts and tribunals to make guardianship decisions. This paper critiques contemporary methods, procedures and practices for assessing financial competence. The article proposes a new model for evaluating a person's financial competence.

Australia's Individualised Disability Funding Packages: When Do They Provide Greater Choice and Opportunity?

Australia's new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) uses individualised funding packages instead of traditional block-funded disability services to support people with disability. The NDIS...

Australia's welfare 2001

Australia's Welfare is the most comprehensive and authoritative source of national information on welfare services in Australia.

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Research to Action Guides

  • A Guide for disability practitioners, schools, employers and young people looking to make the transition from school to employment in Australia....
  • The Culturally Proficient Service Delivery Research to Action Guide has been developed to assist in the provision of accessible, appropriate and effective disab...