This is our second installment of conversations with expert clinicians around topical issues. In this short podcast Dr Georgina Cox discusses the importance of parent well-being.
In this interview, Georgina discusses:
- What research has been conducted into the well-being of parents with a disability and what were the main findings
- What can professionals do to help support parents
- What can parents do to put their own well-being at the top of the priority list
If you are a parent of a child currently receiving services from the RCH Neurodevelopment and Disability team, and would like support from the Parent Wellbeing Clinic, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or speak with your child’s paediatrician at your next visit.
If you require immediate support, help can be access via the helplines below.
Lifeline: 13 11 14 (www.lifeline.org.au)
Beyondblue: 1300 22 4636 (www.beyondblue.org.au)
Parentline: 13 22 89 (8am-midnight, 7 days a week)