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April 2019

Webinar: Behavioural & Neurophysiological Correlates of Sensorimotor Impairment in Aphasia

April 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Behavioural & Neurophysiological Correlates of Sensorimotor Impairment in Aphasia   Date: April 11th, 2019 Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm Webinar Link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/667426173 Speaker: Lorelei Phillip, M.S., CCC-SLP University of South Carolina Developing a clearer understanding of neural deficits that underlie the behavioral characteristics of speech sensorimotor impairment in aphasia is essential for informing the development of targeted and effective treatment techniques. Impairments in sensorimotor integration have already been implicated as underlying the repetition deficits common to individuals with conduction aphasia, but much…

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Talk: Recovery After Stroke: Retraining the Injured Brain Through Rehabilitation

April 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Doc Talks Recovery After Stroke: Retraining the Injured Brain Through Rehabilitation   Date: May 14th, 2019 Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm Speaker: Dr. Robert Teasell Link to Register: https://www.sjhcfoundation.org/doctalks/teasell

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Seminar: Falls & Fractures in Cognitively Impaired Populations

April 29 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Gait & Brain Seminar Series Falls & Fractures in Cognitively Impaired Populations Date: Monday April 29th, 2019 Where: St. Joseph's Parkwood Institute, Room F2-235 (Mental Health Care Building Auditorium) Time: 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Link To Poster: https://gallery.mailchimp.com/fc8217c99376991e946ab89e0/files/14167d9c-e6ce-4e4f-86dd-2c0d6d6b9762/Gait_Brain_Seminar_2019_POSTER_Special_Topic_Dr_Masud.pdf  

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May 2019

Workshop: Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary care Practitioners

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary care Practitioners Date: Wednesday May 1st, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm Please come for an afternoon session to learn about updates to Stroke and TIA management for primary care providers. This is an opportunity to network with local stroke specialists from Windsor Regional Hospital.  This program has been sponsored in part by the Southwestern Ontario Stroke Network via the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Location: Fogolar Furlan Windsor, 1800 North Service…

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Lecture: Conversation Treatment for People With Aphasia: A Randomized Controlled Trial

May 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

C-Star Lecture Series Conversation Treatment for People With Aphasia: A Randomized Controlled Trial Date: May 2nd, 2019 Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm Speaker: Gayle DeDe, Ph.D., CCC-SLP Temple University Go-To Webinar: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/667426173 Conversation treatment for people with aphasia provides a way to address individualized goals in the context of naturalistic conversation. Few studies have directly examined the effects of conversation treatment. In addition, the implementation of conversation treatment differs significantly across studies and clinicians. Thus, the critical ingredients of this treatment have…

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Conference: 2019 GTA Rehab Network’s Best Practices Day

May 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

2019 GTA Rehab Network's Best Practices Day Date: May 3rd, 2019 Location: Chestnut Conference Centre (89 Chestnut Street, Toronto ON) For More Information: Phone: (416) 597-3422 x 3448 Email: conferences@uhn.ca Website: http://www.gtarehabnetwork.ca/best-practices-day-2019 The GTA Rehab Network invites clinicians, policy and management professionals, researchers, and students to share the newest and best practice initiatives and research in any area of rehabilitation at our annual Best Practices Day conference on May 3, 2019, at the Chestnut Centre in downtown Toronto.   Registration Here!  The conference theme…

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Course: Supporting Recovery of the Upper Extremity During ADLS Following Stroke or Brain Injury Using an NDT Approach

May 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Supporting Recovery of the Upper Extremity During ADLS Following  Stroke or Brain Injury Using an NDT Approach   Date: Saturday May 4th, 2019 Course Description: Often after a stroke or brain injury, it is challenging to find a role for the more involved upper extremity (UE) while performing ADLs. This one day workshop will present NDT principles related to incorporating the more involved or hemiplegic UE into Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) through using the UE in an active support…

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Workshop: Managing the Pusher: An NDT Perspective on Managing the Individual With Contraversive Pushing Tenancies Post-Stroke

May 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Managing the Pusher: An NDT Perspective on Managing the Individual With Contraversive Pushing Tendencies Post-Stroke Date: Saturday May 11th, 2019 Course Description: This one-day workshop provides an opportunity for health care professionals to gain insight into managing the individual with contraversive pushing tendencies (“pusher syndrome”). The individual who suffers from a stroke and has “pushing” tendencies presents with unique impairments that challenges health care professionals. This workshop will present current theoretical evidence and practical NDT skills for participants to use…

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Webinar: Patient Experience – Contributing to the Power of Communication

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Patient Experience - Contributing to the Power of Communication Date: May 13th, 2019 Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm Presenter:  Jason Wolf, Ph.D, CPXP.- The Beryl Institute, Southlake, USA *** This webinar is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Various level; Related area) The definition of patient experience starts with “the sum of all interactions”, based on the fundamental that in healthcare we are human beings caring for human beings. Communication lies at the heart of the factors that impact human experience in…

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Forum : Erie St. Clair Community Stroke Forum

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Erie St. Clair Community Stroke Forum When: May 16th, 2019 Where: Willow Ridge Golf & Country Club Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/southwestern-ontario-stroke-network-8157422019 Cost: Free to those working with stroke survivors and their families The Erie St. Clair Community Stroke Forum brings together, community partners who work with stroke survivors and their caregivers to hear survivor stories, learn best practices, network, share resources and be inspired!   Agenda Registration  Opening Remarks Intro/SWOSN Rapid Podium Presentations from Community Partners Lunch Display Booths Supported Conversations for People with…

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