The author of this site is a licensed occupational therapist of 22 years, Certified Stroke Rehab Specialist as well as an ACE certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor who specializes in working with stroke patients.
Her background/experience includes:
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman's University
BS Degree in Kinesiology/Health Promotion and Fitness from UT Austin
Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialist from National Stroke Association
ACE Certified Personal Trainer
ACE Certified Fitness Group Instructor
Certified in Saebo fitting
Certificate in Advanced Practice in Hand and Upper Quarter Rehabilitation from Drexel University
Training in various stroke rehab techniques through multiple continuing education courses and symposiums and over 20+ years of working with stroke patients
Articles/Presentations by or about Author:
Improving Patient Compliance and Stroke Rehabilitation Outcomes Through Caregiver Engagement (National Stroke Association)
Adaptive Clothing for Stroke Patients - Ezine article
6 Tips for Continuing Your Rehab At Home - StrokeSmart Magazine
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Question I had a TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)stroke last nov 2017. I experience temporary paralysis on the left side to my arm, hand, mouth and face.
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