Talking Disability

The latest health and disability news in Australia
Posted 1 month ago by David McManus

While you may consider a person homeless if they appear to be living on the street, the definition of homelessness is a... Read more

Posted 1 month ago by Georgie Waters

Results from a new trial funded by the NDIA could make a difference for babies who present with delayed communication... Read more

Posted 2 months ago by Andrew Barbara

Explains the difference between person first and identity first language. Read more

Posted 2 months ago by David McManus

Do you take charge of your life as a person with disability? Read more

Posted 2 months ago by David McManus

ADHD is poorly understood, as is its relationship with the NDIS. Read more

Posted 2 months ago by Georgie Waters

With the new quarterly report having been released recently, data shows that NDIS participants and their families are... Read more

Posted 2 months ago by David McManus

Flinders University researchers have called for greater access to support amid findings that suggest people refuse to... Read more

Posted 2 months ago by David McManus

If you or someone close to you is experiencing symptoms of psychosis, you should seek immediate medical attention. Read more

Posted 2 months ago by David McManus

Content warning: this article may contain references to suicide and self-harm and may cause emotional distress Read more

Posted 2 months ago by Andrew Barbara

Valentine’s Day holds a special place in the hearts of many, but its significance varies depending on where we find... Read more