Stroke Education Forum and Support Group
WhenFriday May 10, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This group is a community seeking strength and commonality from one another while facing challenges both physically & emotionally in coping with the aftermath of stroke. Stroke survivors, family caregivers and those who work with post-stroke patients are welcome to attend.
The group takes place in the Conference Center, which is located on the Ground floor of the Main Hospital, past the cafeteria.
Attending the programs is FREE. The group meets on the 2nd Friday of each month. Please feel free to arrive any time between 10am and 10:30am to enjoy refreshments and socialize. The meeting will begin at 10:30am.
This group is facilitated by the Pacific Stroke Association (PSA). For more information about this group and PSA, please call (650) 565-8485 or visit their website at www.pacificstrokeassociation.org.
January 11, 2019
Guest Speaker: Pamela Davis, MA OTR/L CAPS
Topic: Activities of Daily Living Challenges and Strategies
February 8, 2019
Guest Speaker: Ellen Berstein-Ellis, MA, CCC-SLP
Topic: Being a Skilled Communication Partner: Family Strategies for Aphasia
March 8, 2019
Guest Speaker: Christine Irving, LCSW
Topic: Tech Tools for Caregivers
April 12, 2019
Guest Speaker: Dee Dee Clarke, MS, OT/L
Topic: No Arm Left Behind: Caring for Your Arm After Stroke
May 10, 2019
Guest Speakers: A Panel
Topic: Post Stroke Recoveries and Inspirations
June 14, 2019
Guest Speaker: Chidambaram Rammohan, MD
Topic: Transcatheter Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion: Stroke Reduction without Bleeding Risk