You may know him as @Concussion_Doc on instagram, Dr. Cameron Marshall is a published concussion researcher and practicing clinician who specializes in the field of concussion treatment and rehabilitation. Dr. Marshall is also the founder and current president of Complete Concussion Management Inc., the largest clinical concussion rehabilitation network in the world with over 350 locations globally. Dr. Marshall is also a past board member of Brain Injury Canada.
Dr. Hrkal (@drpaulhrkal) is a board certified Naturopathic doctor with a passion to apply innovative and evidence-based nutritional, biological and supplemental interventions to address underlying metabolic, endocrine and immunological dysfunctions. Dr Hrkal has a special interest in neurological health, chronic pain and brain injuries. He is strong advocate of integrative medical education, frequently writing and lecturing to both healthcare practitioners and public audiences. Dr Hrkal lectures extensively on the topic of integrative and natural approaches to concussions and neuro-trauma recovery. He is a member of the scientific advisory board of Complete Concussion Management, an international leader in research based concussion management education and certification. He currently is the medical director for Advanced Orthomolecular Research, an innovative and leading Canadian natural health product company and maintains a clinical practice in the Toronto area at 2 integrative clinics.
Melinda Krynen Hill (@stillspace) is a Registered Psychotherapist (RP), trained mindfulness facilitator and Founder of Stillspace, a mindfulness consulting company that offers mindfulness- and compassion-based initiatives to enhance wellness. Melinda has a dynamic and comprehensive background in both psychotherapy and mindfulness. She has trained in a range of Mindfulness Based Interventions such as, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) and Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) and her academic background includes a Master of Education in Counseling Psychology from the University of Toronto and a Masters of Public Health in Health Promotion from the University of Alberta.
Melinda is particularly qualified in the area of chronic pain management and is a trained facilitator of the Mindfulness Based Chronic Pain Management (MBCPM) Program through the NeuroNova Centre for Mindful Solutions. In her psychotherapy practice, Melinda offers individual therapy services to adults with a special focus on rehabilitation and recovery from injury or illness. Melinda has particular expertise working with chronic health concerns including chronic pain, complex health conditions (e.g. rare diseases, autoimmune), post-concussive syndrome and associated mental health concerns such as health anxiety, depression and adjustment difficulties. She further has experience working with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, anxiety, panic, stress, life transitions and relationship issues. Personally, she has been practicing Mindfulness Meditation for over eight years.
You do not require a doctor or healthcare provider to oversee your progress through the first module, however you should not engage in the activities within this module without first consulting with your doctor. This course is meant to provide general information and does not replace your healthcare provider.
Enrolment in this module does not constitute a doctor patient relationship between you and any of the instructors within this course. This module is meant for educational purposes only to provide an evidence-based approach and outline for a typical program of care. Certain patients have nuances to their individual situation that would not be possible for the clinicians to accurately assess in a virtual care platform.
Although screen sensitivity is a common symptom following concussion, there is no evidence to suggest that looking at screens is harmful to recovery or will cause any negative effect. We recommend reducing the brightness of your screen if need be or listening to the audio. The best option however is to gradually increase your screen viewing throughout the course as this is also a form of therapy!
You will have 7 days of free access to study the Module 1 materials and watch the recordings of 3 Weekly Live Group Calls.
No! This module is not meant to replace your healthcare providers, but rather to support your current care.
Yes! They are here to help! Unfortunately, due to medicolegal reasons, certain questions relating to your personal case cannot be answered by anyone other than your healthcare provider.
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