Syn'apse Autumn/Winter 2014 edition
ACPIN would like to apologise for the error that has occurred for some members in the mailing of the Autumn/Winter 2014 edition of Syn'apse. The carrier sheet has not had the postage printed on it. As a result some members may have been required to pay a fee to receive their copy or may have returned their copy to sender. If you have returned to sender, it will be resent out to you. If you have not received your copy or if you have paid the delivery fee, please contact the ACPIN membership secretary. ACPIN again apologise for any problems or inconvenience caused.
Click here to download speaker presentations from our 2014 conference – Life and long-term conditions.
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NEW East Anglia
A one day course on motor relearning - a problem solving approach. Theoretical and practical applications for neurotherapy in Stroke … read more
NICE launches new MS guidelines – find out more
Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Management of Spinal Cord Injuries
Download report on an online course on the management of Spinal Cord Injuries ran by SCI World in Sydney, Australia.
A new version of physiotherapyexercises has just been uploaded. This is FREE and enables neuro PTs to search for exercises appropriate for people with all types of disabilities. It now has the capacity to find recommended home exercise programs for people with typical impairments. We have only done this for SCI but could easily expand to other areas if interest and money.
The long awaited joint ACPIN and COT SSNP splinting guidelines are due for publication December 2014/January 2015.Watch thisspace for futher details in the near future.
Physiotherapists Care Skills Group
This group was set up to promote improved care of frail or disabled people who require healthcare assistant support … read more
Workshop on developing and drafting a research question
The NHS NIHR Heath Technology Assessment (HTA) programme have offered to run a half-day workshop at the CSP London office on how to develop and draft a research question that will “push all the right buttons” to attract HTA approval and funding … read more
Help us set MS research priorities
The MS Society is leading a crucial project to put people affected by MS and health professionals at the centre of setting research priorities... read more
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