2016 Thank You’s & 2017 Welcomes

By Wednesday, December 21, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

This actually may not be my last post of 2016 because I'll be writing one for Nova Yoga and about how yoga has helped me this year. While I'm on that subject, I encourage anyone, especially people who have difficulty getting around and even more so in the winter, to go to Melanie Caines' website ...

Speaking about 2016…

By Tuesday, December 13, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

This is one of my favourite things about Concussion Talk! I have been able to write about brain injury, talk about my own experiences, and start Concussion Talk Podcast (on iTunes and SoundCloud)! This year brought another exciting development; I am now speaking publicly! I want to thank the Rotary Club of Avalon Northeast, Rideout Enterprises ...

New #CTP: Episode 22 Jamie Cudmore (Oyannax, Rugby Canada, Rugby Safety Network)

By Thursday, November 17, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

On episode 22 of Concussion Talk Podcast I talk to Jamie Cudmore. Jamie plays second row for a professional rugby club in France, Union Sportive Oyannax (USOyannax). He also plays second row and is captain of Team Canada. After several concussions while playing professionally in Europe, Jamie and his wife, Jennifer, saw the need for more ...

Concussion; Talks & Podcasts

By Monday, October 24, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Things are going well! I spoke at the NL Wellness Expo in St. John's in September. I'll be speaking at the Miller Centre (Rehab Hospital) in November, and I'll be going to Halifax and will speak at PT Matters at Dalhousie University School of Physiotherapy also in November! There are two very interesting podcasts coming up ...

#CTP 20: PT Lauren Ziaks – Concussion Recovery

By Friday, October 14, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

In episode 20 of Concussion Talk Podcast (#CTP) I talk to physiotherapist Lauren Ziaks. Lauren is a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) at Wasatch Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine in Park City, Utah and is a Concussion Specialist at their Concussion Clinic. I first became aware of Lauren's remarkable story while listening to an American Physical ...

Podcast with Katherine Snedaker – PINK Concussions

By Thursday, September 22, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 2

On episode 19 of Concussion Talk Podcast I talk to Katherine Snedaker. #pinkTBI Katherine is the founder of Pink Concussions www.pinkconcussions.com which is dedicated to the improvement of the research, medical care and community support for females with brain Injury including concussion. Please check out Pink Concussions for more info on female concussions, research, and events/conferences. I will be speaking ...