Rehabilitation following stroke involves a multi-disciplined team approach to supporting people with stroke in order to maximise opportunities to improve function, independence and everyday fulfillment. Below are resources and tools available for stroke rehabilitation health professionals.
A Strategy for Stroke Rehabilitation in New Zealand (2018)
Rehabilitation Services Specifications to guide provision of Inpatient and Community Rehabilitation.
Stroke Community Indicator (FAQs)
Stroke Transitions in Rehabilitation (2020) - supporting optimal transitions of care.
New Telehealth Resources for stroke rehabilitation have been developed to support stroke teams.
Upper Limb (VIA THERAPY APP) Resources for Therapists
Stroke Rehabilitation Therapy Intensity Chart
Stroke Rehabilitation Therapy Chart user guide
Stroke Rehabilitation Chart YouTube clip
Simply Stroke Series - a summary of NZ Guideline recommendations for therapy teams
A brief guide to using AROC for stroke
National Stroke Rehabilitation Organisational Survey (2013)
Aphasia New ZealandAustralian Aphasia Rehab Pathway