Resources

These resources offer more information about psoriatic arthritis

 

The following resources have been compiled to help you get support outside the HUMIRA AbbVie Care programme. We hope you find them useful.

Double Whammy

An AbbVie organised and sponsored website to help identify psoriatic arthritis and provide tools and guidance for your next steps.

www.doublewhammy.co.nz

My Psoriasis

A New Zealand website provided by AbbVie which provides you with information about life with Psoriasis.

www.mypsoriasis.co.nz

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis New Zealand Facebook

The Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis NZ Facebook Group is a community for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The group welcomes new members to connect, share stories and tips and support one another.

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis New Zealand Facebook

Psoriasis Association (Southland)

Main support network for people in New Zealand affected by psoriasis and psoriasis-related conditions

www.psoriasis.org.nz

DermNet New Zealand Trust

DermNet NZ provides authoritative information about skin diseases, conditions and treatment for patients and their health professionals.

dermnetnz.org/topics/psoriasis

Arthritis New Zealand

A national voluntary organisation which represents the interests of those with arthritis. It contains information on the condition and its treatment.

www.arthritis.org.nz

Health Navigator New Zealand

The Health Navigator website provides one place for New Zealanders to find reliable and trustworthy health information and self-care resources. It focuses on promoting clear, consistent messages that enable users to get the information they need at the time they need it.

www.healthnavigator.org.nz/

New Zealand Rheumatology Association

The New Zealand Rheumatology Association (NZRA) is the organisation that represents the rheumatologists of New Zealand. Use this link to search for rheumatologists. You can type in a city, region or surname.

www.rheumatology.org.nz

Other resources from overseas. Please note that treatment available in other countries may not be available in New Zealand.

National Psoriasis Foundation (USA)

Working to find a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and to eliminate their devastating effects through research, advocacy and education.

www.psoriasis.org

Arthritis Australia

An Australian national organisation which represents the interests of those with arthritis. You’ll find information on the condition and its treatment.

www.arthritisaustralia.com.au

Arthritis UK

The United Kingdom’s national organisation which represents the interests of those with arthritis. It offers information on the condition and its treatment.

www.arthritiscare.org.uk

Arthritis Foundation USA

An American national organisation which represents the interests of those with arthritis. Find information on the condition and its treatment.

www.arthritis.org

Australian Rheumatology Association

The ARA is an association of rheumatologists in Australia that is a specialty society of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). This website contains links to condition-specific information sheets from Arthritis Australia.

www.rheumatology.org.au

American College of Rheumatology

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) is an ethically-driven, professional membership organization committed to improving the care of patients with rheumatic disease and advancing the rheumatology subspecialty. This site contains information for patients and caregivers.

www.rheumatology.org

Talk with your doctor

We’ve put together a checklist that you can take along to your rheumatologist visit to discuss symptoms and treatment options.

Take the ‘Psoriatic Arthritis symptom quiz’

‘Psoriatic Arthritis symptom quiz’