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Epilepsy Connect Launch

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Lee, SM and Groot, W, Epilepsy Connect Launch, WIN Hobart, Hobart, Australia, 13 Sep, 2016 (2016) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

People who are affected with epilepsy often feel isolated and alone but a new program launched in Hobart aims to change that. Epilepsy Connect, which is the first of its kind in Australia, is a peer support program expected to target sufferers living in rural areas prone to depression and anxiety. The program is still in its trial phase but people behind it hopes to roll it out as a national program soon. Audience

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:epilepsy, peer support, community health
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Public Health and Health Services
Research Field:Health and Community Services
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Health and Support Services
Objective Field:Health and Support Services not elsewhere classified
Author:Lee, SM (Dr Simone Lee)
ID Code:112708
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Centre for Rural Health
Deposited On:2016-11-24
Last Modified:2016-11-25
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