Life After a Brain Tumour Treatment

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A message of Hope

Presented by: Various participants at the Brain Tumour National Conference
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018

Encouraging Conversations About Advance Care Planning

Presented by: Dr. Chad Hammond, Program Manager, SPEAK UP Canada | Advance Care Planning
Presented on: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 as part of the 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series.

 

'Clearing the Smoke' - Cannabis and Brain Tumours

Presented by: Dr. Lynda Balneaves
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Brain Tumour National Conference.

Music Heals: Therapeutic Applications of Music for Rehabilitation 

Presented by: Chelsea Mackinnon
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Brain Tumour National Conference.

Sexuality, Intimacy and Brain Tumours

Note: This presentation was pre-recorded before the Brain Tumour National Conference took place, with Rachel Nicoletti. For confidentiality, no photos or video was recorded at the Brain Tumour National Conference for this session.

 

Your Health Is in Your Hands

Presented by: Claire Snyman 
Presented on: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Brain Tumour National Conference.

Brain Tumour Patient Story

Presented by: Aristidis Tridimas
Presented on: Monday, May 7, 2018 at the Montreal Healthcare Professional Symposium 2018

The Mental Health Needs of Brain Tumour Survivors

Presented by: Dr. Maru Barrera | Psychologist, Senior Associate Scientist | Department of Psychology and Haematology / Oncology Program |The Hospital for Sick Children
Presented on: Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

Mindfulness Informed Practices for Daily Living 

Presented by: Lisa McCorquodale | Professor | Occupational Therapist | School of Community Studies | Fanshawe College
Presented on: Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

 

Where There's Smoke... The Role of Cannabis in Brain Tumours

Presented by: Dr. Lynda Balneaves, Associate Professor, College of Nursing, University of Manitoba
Presented on: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 


 

Mindfulness and Brain Tumours: Finding Your Way Through The Storm

Presented by: Dr. Steven Selchen, Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, ON
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

 

“Physical, Cognitive and Psychosocial Rehabilitation Following a Brain Tumour”

Presented by: Ilyse Lax, Rehabilitation Consultant, Occupational Therapist, Pencer Brain Tumor Centre & Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

 

“Advance Care Planning: It’s How we Care for Each Other”

Presented by: Louise Hanvey, Director, Advance Care Planning in Canada, Canadian Hospice
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

 




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