AUSTRALIA
December 14
Australia: Hidden disabilities in the workforce and inadvertent discrimination
Mondaq News Alerts
Backdown over axing of NDIS funding to life-threatening condition
The Guardian
Vic Police more likely to have depression
NEWS.com.au

December 13
Supporting disability advocacy: Insights from Savina Nongebatu
Devex
'Every face deserves a place on the screen,' says aspiring child actor with Goldenhar Syndrome
ABC News
NDIS launches test of new and improved website
Talking Disability
NDIS pricing system expanded for complex needs
Australian Ageing Agenda
Poor NDIS technology means errors could take months to fix
Geelong Advertiser
Talking Point: Turning away workers with a disability
The Mercury
To improve mental health outcomes, we can’t rely on services alone
apolitical

December 12
10 of the most important things we learned about mental health this year
Business Insider
Beach matting provides pathway to inclusivity (Malabar Beach)
Australasian Leisure Management
Christ Church Grammar School psychologist 'slapped, threw water on' child with autism
9 News
NDIS funding agreement reached between Commonwealth and Tasmanian governments
The Advocate
Popular South Australian beach becomes accessible for Summer
Talking Disability
Psychologist accused of assaulting student with autism tried to calm boy, court told
WA Today
They opened their farm and hearts – now they want employers to as well
Border Mail

December 11
Assistance dogs are helping nervous travellers at Sydney Airport
Daily Telegraph
Australian banks commit to greater accessibility
Talking Disability
Campaign educates public beyond physical indicators of disability
Disability Support Guide
Disability patients stuck in hospital waiting for NDIS
The Advertiser
How one parent helped change the conversation around parenting with a disability
ABC News
Lending a hand to smash barriers together
Times of India
Mother, autistic son refused service at Sunbury store
Herald Sun
NDIS: Disability patients stuck in hospital waiting
Adelaide Now
NDIS to allow more funds to help those with complex needs
The Australian
New Queensland train delivery doomed 'from day one', inquiry chief declares
ABC News
Medicare to cover treatment for severe eating disorders for the first time
The Guardian
New Queensland train delivery doomed 'from day one', inquiry chief declares
ABC News
Parents walk free from court after treating son's autism with cannabis oil
9 News
Parents who gave cannabis oil treatment to son to treat autism have no convictions recorded
ABC News
People with a disability denied human right of justice
The Courier
People with eating disorders to get more Medicare-funded treatment
DMH News
Queensland bureaucrats knew trains violated disability laws: report
The Australian
State government's new trains were flawed 'from day one'
Brisbane Times
Transport project managers knew about train disability breaches
Courier Mail

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