Speech pathology and palliative care

We are continually researching the ways in which speech pathologists can contribute to end of life care.

At present, we have two PHD candidates who are performing independent research within this area.

Recent publications (2016-2018)

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Varney, H. (2016). Final Research Report for NWMRPCC & DHHS DAS End of Life & Palliative Care Project: People with Intellectual Disabilities Living In Residential Services (2013-15)

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Varney, H. (2016). North Division Disability End-Of-Life Project Research Report Loddon Mallee Region: DHHS DAS & LMRPCC Disability End-Of-Life Research Project: People with Intellectual Disabilities Living in Residential Services (2015-16)

Grindrod, A., Varney, H., Rumbold, B. (2016). North East Metropolitan Area Project Report 2016: Improving end of life care outcomes for people with intellectual disabilities who live in residential services.

Varney, H., Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B. (2016). Disability end-of-life project.Narratives from the North East:Using stories as resources for end-of-life care in disability residential homes.

Publications (2015 and prior)

Dagher, W., Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B. (2015). GRPCC Project Report: Developing capacity for palliative care in Gippsland: The role of the Gippsland Region Palliative Care Consortium: Building end of life capacity in the Gippsland Community

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B. (2015). Final Report to Loddon Mallee Region Palliative Care Consortium Disability Health Promoting Palliative Care (HPPC) Project 2014-15

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Dagher, W. (2015). Final Ensuring Community Support Evaluation Report submitted to DHHS PCU: PCV Community Capacity Building Projects Evaluation 2013-2015.

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Dagher, W. (2015). Calvary Health Care Bethlehem Site Evaluation Report for Practitioners 2013-2015

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Dagher, W. (2015). Gippsland Lakes Community Health and Gippsland Region Palliative Care Consortium Site Evaluation Report for practitioners 2013-2015

Grindrod, A., Rumbold, B., Dagher, W. (2015). Olivia Newton John Cancer Wellness Centre Site Evaluation Report for practitioners 2013- 2015