Tag Archives: Research

Mindfulness: Current evidence and its implications for the Canadian Forces

GUEST POST Written by Calvin Yip, Canadian Forces Physical Rehabilitation Research Student (Federal Student Work Experience Program- FSWEP) “[Mindfulness is] the awareness that emerges through paying attention on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally to the unfolding of experience … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality Research and Rehabilitation in the Canadian Forces: Part 3

GUEST POST Written by Emily Sinitski, Canadian Forces Health Services CAREN Coordinator Recap from Part 1 post: The Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN) is located in The Ottawa, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta Centres of Excellence. The CAREN is a virtual reality environment that … Continue reading

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OTNow: SnapShot of Occupational Therapy Leadership in Military, Veteran and Family Health

We wanted to highlight a special publication from CAOT’s Occupational Therapy Now journal speaking to military and veteran occupational therapy work in Canada. Enjoy! VOLUME SEVENTEEN ISSUE FIVE September / October 2015. OVERVIEW ARTICLE Find it here: Occupational therapy leadership in military, … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality Research and Rehabilitation in the Canadian Forces: Part 1

GUEST POST Written by Emily Sinitski, Canadian Forces Health Services CAREN Coordinator What is a Computer Assisted Rehabilitation Environment (CAREN)? The Centres of Excellence (CoEs) in Ottawa, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta each have a CAREN facility. The CAREN is a virtual … Continue reading

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Multidisciplinary Conference on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Call for Abstracts

Memorial University of Newfoundland is hosting a multidisciplinary conference on PTSD as part of the WW100 Commemoration Program in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the First World War. Continue reading

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