The goals of RAWI were to:
The RAWI Program Supported by AltiusLife App
Sessions were conducted at a local park close to the client’s home to encourage engagement in the community and address heightened levels of anxiety leaving the home. Additionally, the client was given a subscription to Altius Group’s digital health and wellbeing platform, AltiusLife. One of the platform’s many features, ‘Life Actions’, encouraged the client to establish her own mini goals:
The client was prompted by the AltiusLife App to complete her “Life Actions” daily through notifications sent to her phone. AltiusLife also provided the client with various evidence-based articles, identified as being of interest to her through her goal setting, as well as proven strategies and tools to support her recovery journey. For example:
By supplementing her RAWI exercise treatment sessions with an experienced allied health professional, with the supportive tools of the AltiusLife App, the client demonstrated remarkable progress in her condition.
The client’s questionnaire scores at the cessation of treatment and her engagement in a full-time role at a busy child-care centre, provide a wonderful example of how far participants in RAWI can come within a short time frame. Questionnaire results showed:
The client was not working at the time of her initial assessment. By completion of the RAWI, the client had upgraded to her Pre-Injury Work Duties and she is now working full-time as a Preschool Director.
The RAWI program is delivered through Telehealth nationally as an alternative to face to face sessions.