Support Networks Help is at Hand

Here is a list of useful Organisations and Networks we have been told about that may provide you with some useful resources.

Brain Aneurysm Support Australia Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Brain-Aneurysm-Support-Australia/145266815551149?fref=ts

The Alfred Neurosurgery Department has a team of experienced general neurosurgeons who all have subspecialty interests as follows:

  • Prof Jeffrey Rosenfeld in cerebrovascular surgery, skull base surgery, brain tumours and neuro-endoscopy, which involves a small telescope instrument passed into the brain to improve the circulation of cerebrospinal fluid and to biopsy and sometimes remove tumours or cysts;
  • Mr Patrick Chan in complex spine surgery, which includes spine trauma, spine tumours and degenerative spine disease, and a clinical interest in brain tumour surgery;
  • Mr John McMahon in cerebrovascular surgery (intracranial aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and trigeminal neuralgia), pituitary surgery and cranial microsurgery.

The Stroke Foundation

www.strokefoundation.com.au 

BEYOND BLUE

3 million Australians are living with anxiety or depression

beyondblue is working to reduce the impact of anxiety and depression  in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.  These guys KNOW their stuff, mind and heart doctors and all things getting out of bed and opening that window. YOU ARE NOT ALONE

Click here for more details: www.beyondblue.org.au 

 

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