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UK Fitness Qualifications – The Ultimate Guide

Posted By TrainFitness on Health

https://train.fitness - If you’ve talked to people at the gym or done a quick Google search for UK fitness qualifications, you can often end up with more questions than answers. Don’t worry though – at TRAINFITNESS, we’ve been delivering personal trainer courses and fitness qualifications for over 20 years, and we’ve supported...
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Discrimination For a Non Existent Disability.

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - There has been a lot of very hard won advancements in the way people with a disability are treated since the Disability Discrimination Act came into being way back in 1992. I remember the buzz in the room in which I was present as the main points were read to those of us with vested … Discrimination For a Non Existent Disability. Read More »

Compassion Burnout

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - Recently, I was privileged to officiate at an event promoting mental health awareness. Towards the end of the discussion it was my role to ask questions of the speakers on behalf of the audience. One question stood out to me personally, and I instinctively knew why it was being asked. The words on the card … Compassion Burnout Read More »

Get A Care Plan For Your Loved One In Place Before You Need It.

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - I chose to put a happy picture of my son Rob as the heading to this post. It links to a not so happy picture shared by Disability Rights Australia. Click on and it will become obvious why I couldn’t face writing a post whilst reflecting on the story in front of me. We have … Get A Care Plan For Your Loved One In Place Before You Need It. Read More »

Are Caregivers Being Hoodwinked.

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - The Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA) was an act passed by the Parliament of Australia in 1992 to promote the rights of people with disabilities in certain areas such as housing, education and provision of goods and services. It shares a common philosophy with other disability discrimination acts around the world that have emerged in … Are Caregivers Being Hoodwinked. Read More »

Prioritizing For Caregivers During The COVID-19 Crisis.

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - The Right Decisions Are The Ones You Make Because No Decision Means No Progress In Any Direction. The statement, the right decisions are the ones you make, is absolutely true. As a Caregiver you will be well used to making decisions about many things that affect your loved one, and by extension yourself, each day.  … Prioritizing For Caregivers During The COVID-19 Crisis. Read More »

STRESS BUSTING HACKS FOR CAREGIVERS.

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - Enjoying some time free of stress is the want of all people who care for loved ones full time. Don’t believe for one moment that finding some time for yourself is the least of your concerns. If you don’t look after your health with purpose one small injury, or stressful hurt, sits upon all the … STRESS BUSTING HACKS FOR CAREGIVERS. Read More »

Dealing With Lockdown Mark 2 As A Caregiver

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - Just like carers across Victoria everywhere, I have been relishing life returning to normal. Finally after several months I had been able to visit my aging dad, see my grandkids, and feel thankful that my son who has cerebral palsy, was well and had managed to get through the worst of the Covid 19 pandemic … Dealing With Lockdown Mark 2 As A Caregiver Read More »

THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR AGED CARE SYSTEM HAVE BEEN BUILT ON QUICKSAND

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - Those of us living in Victoria, and especially Greater Melbourne, are feeling pretty ostracized by the rest of our Australian counterparts. Hardly surprising considering the unfolding of bleak news on a daily basis, and the fact that our situation is slowly beginning to affect the rest of the country. Put aside the few who are … THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR AGED CARE SYSTEM HAVE BEEN BUILT ON QUICKSAND Read More »

OUR FRONT LINE HAS BEEN SOLD OUT

Posted By Vivienne on Health

https://mydisabilityinsights.com - HOPEFULLY OUR MORAL COMPASS WILL FIND ITS TRUE DIRECTION You would have to live under a rock to be unaware of the childish tit for tat coming from politicians playing games with the lives of those who voted for them. Close your eyes and you can easily imagine our individual state leaders as children in … OUR FRONT LINE HAS BEEN SOLD OUT Read More »