Great Physiotherapy Site!

By Tuesday, September 2, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

My friend Jess Schwartz is a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)  in New York City and she's started a site www.pt2go.co in which she "hopes to share the most practical and accessible EBM tools and techniques that can be translated into direct clinical practice all while being communicated clearly and concisely to the patient, physician, and ...

Canadian Concussion Collaborative

By Friday, August 22, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

CCC Website The Canadian Concussion Collaborative (CCC) is comprised of nine health related organizations and is chaired by the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine: The Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) The Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine (CASEM) The Canadian Center for Ethics in Sports (CCES) The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) The Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) The Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) The College of Family Physicians ...

Thank you!

By Monday, August 11, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

So I've published my e-book, Detour, and now I've got to get it out there. The summer isn't the best time to do this since people are on holidays, and not in front of their computers where they can see my tweets and Concussion Talk Facebook posts. I've reached out to people and organizations and I'll reach ...

My ebook, Detour

By Wednesday, July 30, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

I will soon be selling my ebook, Detour. The first part of this book is first about a 2002, 66-day bike trip across Canada that I completed with two friends after graduating from university. It contains my journal entries from that summer and retrospectives on each day of the trip. The second part is about my ...

Heading the blame away from goal

By Monday, July 14, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

"Football is a simple game; 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win." - Gary Lineker Sunday's game was scoreless into the 112th minute, but still an exciting one with an attacking, offensive mindset for both teams. That said, I am not writing this post to give an unqualified ...

Adjustment/Accomplishment

By Thursday, July 3, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

I've received some very nice and intriguing comments about my last post and they led me to write more about the idea of adjusting. In essence, it's life. Life is one long adjustment, with a bunch of intermittent adjustments thrown in. I wrote my last post, initially with the idea of talking to brain injury survivors. The ...

Adjusting

By Monday, June 30, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

Adjusting is not quitting. I finished my Pilates teacher training in Toronto last Sunday - thank you Body Harmonics! I'm feeling great and have confidence that I will be a good and effective teacher. It's due to the outstanding instruction I've gotten from Sarah Stoker at Pony Locale here in St. John's and the amazing teacher training from ...