Developing a self-management intervention after stroke with physiotherapists, stroke survivors and carers
This research aims to develop a new method of teaching self-management skills after stroke by investigating how physiotherapists work with stroke survivors and carers.
StarStep: Developing and testing an aphasia self-management programme
This research will develop a new self-management programme for stroke survivors with aphasia and their families, to help them to adjust to and manage their lives after stroke.
STEPS emotional support - Northern Ireland
The STEPS service in Northern Ireland will offer emotional support and counselling for stroke survivors and carers/relatives, as well as a series of self-management workshops in partnership with Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke (NICHS).
What is supported self-management in stroke and what makes it work?
‘Supported self-management’ is the help and support offered to stroke survivors and their families after they have left hospital. This research will look at what does and doesn’t work to help stroke survivors and their families to self-manage.
How does the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor affect stroke recovery?
This research will help understand the role of the relationship between a stroke survivor and the health care professional to improve the outcomes of rehabilitation for the long-term.
TELSTAR: When, how and to whom should telerehabilitation be offered after stroke?
Dr Niki Chouliara, Professor Adam Gordon, and the rest of the TELSTAR team are developing recommendations for how stroke rehabilitation can best be delivered remotely.