FREE Concussion Education Webinar Tues. Dec. 7, 2021 7pm

Leaside Memorial Community Gardens and Holland Bloorview are collaborating again this year to provide concussion education.
This session year’s session will cover:
– Rowan’s Law updates for January 2022
– Recognition, remove-from-sport, report and refer
– Supporting active approaches to recovery
– Concussion and mental health
– Concussion prevention and management in a pandemic environment
– Return to sport and medical clearance

Speaker: Stephanie McFarland, OT Reg (Ont.) Stephanie is currently working as an occupational therapist at the Holland Bloorview Concussion Centre. She supports children, youth, and families with symptom management, return to school, and sport after concussion injuries. Stephanie also leads the strategic projects and partnerships of the concussion center. She consults with healthcare providers and school/sports organizations on their concussion strategy to ensure consistency with best-practice guidelines, provincial legislation and supports successful implementation at the ground level. Stephanie is also currently a member of the expert panel on the Living Guideline for Pediatric Concussion Care.
Dec 7, 2021 07:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)