Welcome!

The Lupus Association of Tasmania is a self-funded non-profit organisation served by volunteers.

We are committed to understanding and supporting people with Lupus, Sjögren’s, Scleroderma, Fibromyalgia or any auto-immune disease in the following ways:

  • By educating and informing patients and their families.
  • By providing support in the form of encouragement and service.
  • By promoting and supporting research designed to discover the cause of, and a cure for, lupus and related auto-immune diseases. 
  • To read our Patron and President’s messages, please click here
  • For information on Lupus, Sjögren’s syndrome, Fibromyalgia syndrome, and Scleroderma, please click here.
  • To make a donation and support your local organisation and research, please click here.
  • To contact the Lupus Association of Tasmania, please click here.

Established 1st December, 1999.

2. You Can Heal Your Life. (Louise L Hay)

(Specialist Publications, Concord, N.S.W.)
(Copyright: 1984) (ISBN: 0 - 9588973 - 1- X)

3. Lupus. (The Body Against Itself)
(Sheldon Paul Blau, M.D. & Dodie Shultz)
(Doubleday & Company, Inc., New York) (X2)
(Copyright: 1977) (ISBN: 0 - 385 - 04562 - X)

4. Lupus Erythematosus. Handbook For Nurses.
(Terri Nass, R.N.) (Lupus Society Of Wisconsin/NC.)
(Copyright: 1985 - 2nd Edition)

5. The Golden Window. A Compelling Human-Inter Story.
(Len Staples). (L.J. Staples Family Trust -Raratoto, Cook Islands.
(Copyright: 1981) (ISBN - 0 - 9593678 - 0 - 2)

6. Victorian Lupus Association. (Fonnie Baird)
(Ringwood Litho) (Copyright: 1983 -84) (X3)

7. How It Feels To Fight For Your Life.
(Jill Krementz) (Little, Brown And Company)
(Copyright: 1989) ISBN: 0 - 316 50364 - 9)

8. Something In Common.
(Loma Nahrung and Marianne White) (Cygnet Books)
(Copyright: 1981) (ISBN: 0 - 85564 - 204 - 1)
(Sean M. Hogan, A.C.S.W.) (1977).

9. Lonely Husbands, Lonely Wives.
(Rekindling Intamacy In Every Marriage)
(Dennis Rainey) (Word Publishing - USA)
(Copyright: 1989) (ISBN: 0 - 8499 - 0701 - 2)

10. The Chronic Pain Control Workbook.
(Ellen Mohr Catalano, M.A.)
(New Harbinger Publications, Inc.)
(Copyright : 1987) (ISBN: 0 - 934986 - 45 - 2)

11. The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook.
(Martha Davis, Ph.D., Elizabeth Robbins Eshselman,
Matthew McKay, Ph.D., (Copyright: 1982)
(New Harbinger Publications) (ISBN: 0 - 934986 - 04)

12. Thoughts & Feelings. The Art Of Cognitive Stress Intervention.
(Matthew McKay, Ph.D.; Martha Davia, Ph.D.; Patrick Fanning.)
(Copyright: 1981.) (New Harbinger Publications)
(ISBN: 0 - 934986 - 03 - 7)

Video: Lupus Awareness. 1987.

Tape: Lectures On SLE By:- Wayne Kerrison, (Pathologist),
and Dr. Andrew McClaine-Cross, (Rheumatologist),
(March 6, 1982)

13. The Sun Is My Enemy.
(Henrietta Aladjem) (Beacon Press)
(Copyright: 1972) (ISBN: 0 8070 - 2171 -7)

14. Coping With Fibromyalgia.
(Beth Ediger) (L.R.H Publications, Canada)
(Copyright: 1991)

15. Lupus - A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing.
(Keren Hardy). (Collins Dove.) (X3)
(Copyright: 1985) (Reprinted - 1990) (ISBN: 0 - 85924 -369 9).

16. Victorian Lupus Association - Lupus Information Folder.
(Forward by: Fonnie Baird - President, Victoria Lupus
Association. (1983 - 84)

17. The Yeast Connection - A Medical Breakthrough.
(William G. Crook, M.D.) (Professional Books).
(1st. Edition - 1983/1984) (2nd. Edition - 1984/1985/1986)
(3rd. Edition - 1986). (ISBN: 0 - 933478 - 11 - 9)

18. A Home Reference: Your Thyroid.
(Lawrence C. Wood, M.D., F.A.C.P.)
(David S. Cooper, M.D., F.A,C.P.)
(E Chester Ridgway, M.D., F.A.C.P.)
(Ballentine Books). (Copyright - 1982)
(ISBN: 0 - 345 - 46649 - 7).

19. The Joy Of Stress.
(Dr. Peter Hanson). (Pam Book - London; Sydney; Auckland).
(1st. Publication - 1986) (ISBN: 0 - 330 - 30369 - 4).

20. A Primer On Lupus Erythematosus.
(John R. Haserick, M.D.; Robert E. Kellum, M.D.)
(The Pilot, Inc.) (Copyright - 1973)

21. Lupus Erythematosus. A Handbook For Physicians, Patients &
Their Families. (Ronald J. Carr, M.D., Ph.D.)
(Copyright: - 1986) (ISBN: 0-9608660 - 2 - 7).

22. The Monster Under The Bed. Child Rearing When A Parent Is
Chronically Ill. (Barbara Butler). (Copyright: 1990)
(Lupus Foundation Of America, Inc.) (X2)

23 Lupus Erythematosus - Lupus And You. A Guide For
Patients. (St. Louis Park Medical Centre Research (X2)
Foundation - 1972.

24. Coping With Depression In A Chronic Illness.
(Sean M. Hogan, A.C.S.W.) (1977).

25. Scleroderma - Problems And Solutions.
(1981) (Scleroderma Foundation Of Victoria)

26. Lupus - The Disease With 1000 Faces.
(1991 - 2nd Edition) (Copyright - 1990)
(Lupus - Canada.) (Jean-Luc Senical, M.D., FRCPC.)

27. Meeting The Challenge: A Young Persons' Guide To Living
With Lupus. (Amy J. Neil, M.S.) (1990)
(Arthritis Foundation) (Published - U.S.A.)

28. Tape: Lupus And The Kidneys.
(Dr. Nick Oliver - May 14, 1983.)

29. Understanding Sjogren's Syndrome.
(Sue Dauphin) (Copyright: 1993)
(Published by: Pixel Press)
(ISBN: 0 - 96 - 20354 -0 -8)

30. Learning And Living With Scleroderma and Lupus.
(The Scleroderma/Lupus Supported Society Inc.)
Published by: The Scleroderma/Lupus Support (X2)
Society Inc., Aust.) (Copyright: 1992)
(ISBN: 0 -646 - 07669 -8)