Module 2 Health & Research Findings

Module 2: Health & Research Findings

This module presents the following information:

  • Overview of research findings about the health and wellbeing of mothers of children with a disability.
  • Health and lifestyle
  • Making healthy changes
  • Seeking professional support for health issues

This module presents some health outcomes for mothers raising a child with a disability. Important information that women need to manage their own health is reviewed and premier resources are identified.

(Acknowledgements: We acknowledge and thank Dr Fiona Jane, General Practitioner, for her expert contribution to the initial content in this module—updates were made in 2020)
Entry last updated 25 February, 2020