World Voice Day (Focus On Your Voice) – 16 April 2020
Increasing public awareness of the importance of the voice and alertness to voice problems, including Spasmodic Dysphonia, a form of Dystonia.
Voice Awareness Month – April 2020
Keep an eye out for details!
Dystonia Awareness Events – Past
Dystonia Awareness Month
Dystonia Awareness Month is held in September and aims to raise awareness of dystonia (neurological movement disorder) which causes uncontrollable movements, twisting or muscles spasms as well as pain. There are different forms of dystonia affecting adults or children.
For more information ⇒ Dystonia Awareness Month Page
Adelaide Dystonia Conference May 2015
The Parkinson’s Australia National Conference was held in Adelaide at the Convention Centre 27-29 May 2015. The Dystonia Program ran on Friday 29 may 2015 and was very successful. Please click link provided to direct you to blog post.
Australian Dystonia Support Group – National Dystonia Patient Event
In 2014 we had our first ADSG national patient event! It was held in Melbourne and was a very informative session and a BIG success! Monika Benson presented who is now Executive Director for Dystonia Europe. Other speakers were present too.
Link to read all about it! Photos included! ⇒ https://dystonia-europe.org/2014/01/dystonia-europe-dystonia-patient-event-melbourne-australia/
Related links ⇒ A Dystonia Patient Event in Melbourne, Australia