Goal setting: Engaging patients with an acquired brain injury and their families


Background: Patient-centred goal setting is an essential part of care planning for persons with a severe brain injury however, there is limited research exploring how healthcare workers facilitate patient and family engagement... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Kate DCruz (La Trobe University,)
  2. Carolyn Unsworth (School of Human, Health & Social Sciences, Central Queensland University, Australia)
  3. Karen Roberts (Alfred Health)
  4. Jacqui Morarty (Alfred Health)
  5. Lynne Turner-stokes (Kings college)
  6. Anna Wellington-boyd (Alfred Health)
  7. Joanne Matchado (Alfred Health)
  8. Natasha Lannin (La Trobe University,)

Topic Areas

Europe 2020 targets and occupational therapy /science development , Horizon 2020 and occupational therapy / science research , WHO 2020 health promotion and disease prevention , Education / Research / Professional Challenges , Practice and intervention methods , Evidence based practice , Service user involvement in developing practice education and research enablement


OS - 2F » Enhancing Engagement Following Brain Injury (16:20 - Thursday, 16th June, Larmor Theatre)