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Part 5: Return to Vocations After Stroke – Return to Vocations Toolkit & After Stroke Vocation Support and Resources

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Fall 2022 Education Series: Stroke and the Young Patient – Part 5

Return to Vocations Toolkit

With Alda Tee and Maggie Traetto 

&

After Stroke Vocation Support and Resources

Miriam Braithwaite and Pam Twitchell

 

Thursday, October 3rd  12:00pm – 1:30 pm

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Session Objectives:

  1. Understand the rationale for creating the Return to Vocations Toolkit
  2. Understand the inputs used to develop the content of the toolkit
  3. Be familiar with the major components of the toolkit

 

Alda Tee, Regional Stroke Rehabilitation Coordinator Central East Stroke Network

Maggie Traetto, Regional Community and Long Term Care Coordinator, West GTA Stroke Network

Miriam Braithwaite has worked for March of Dimes Canada for the past 14 years. She started in the Team Leader position with the Employment Services Department in the St Cathartine office and was later promoted to Regional Employment Services Manager. Miriam manages the Employment Services team in the  London, Kitchener, Hamilton and Niagara area. March of Dimes Employment Services team assists job seekers with disabilities to prepare, secure and retain competitive employment.

Pam Twichell is an After Stroke Coordinator After Stroke with March of Dimes Canada. She has been supporting stroke survivors and caregivers living in the community for over three years and has been helping them to continue their stroke recovery, get linked to stroke resources and the stroke community. She also worked with March of Dimes Canada’s Employment Services department for over three years. In her role there she supported individuals living with disabilities to learn on-the-job skills, coordinated job supports, accommodations, developed individualized and creative training strategies to support long-term employment.

 

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Fall 2022 Education Series: Stroke and the Young Patient

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