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Maegan Whitteker H.B.P.H.E., M.Sc. (OT)., OT Reg. (Ont.)

Occupational Therapist


Language

English

Education & Certifications

  • College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario Registration No. G0907848
  • Master of Science, Occupational Therapy, Queen’s University (2009)
  • Bachelor of Physical and Health Education (Honours) Specialization in Health Promotion, Laurentian University (2003)
  • Assistive Devices Program (ADP) Authorizer for the following device types: Ambulation Aids, Seating, Wheelchairs (Manual), Wheelchairs (Power)

Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT)

Summary of Experience

Experienced in providing community and clinical based occupational therapy consultation, assessment and treatment services to a variety of client populations, including acquired brain injury diagnoses, spinal cord injuries, orthopaedic, musculoskeletal and mental health disorders in Eastern Ontario.

Experienced in conducting in-home activities of daily living assessments and attendant care (Form 1) assessments; Insurer’s Examinations; home discharge assessments and discharge planning; functional cognitive assessments; home modification/accessibility, home safety and mobility assessments; functional abilities evaluations; job analysis assessments; and ergonomic assessments in a variety of settings ranging from office to industrial workplace environments.

Continuing Education

  • Cognitive Interventions for Adults with Acquired Brain Injury
  •  CBT Applications in Rehabilitation
  •  Occupational Therapy and Traumatic Mental Health
  •  An Occupational Approach to Cognitive Rehabilitation
  • Creating a Graduated Return-To-Work Plan
  • Goal Setting and Action Planning: Supporting Clients to Self-Manage
  • Canadian Seating & Mobility Conference
  • Concussion Management Workshop
  • The Assistive Devices Program (ADP) Application – “It’s a Team Process”
  • Accessibility Expo
  • Brain Injury Association of Canada Conference
  • Travel and Touring with a Disability
  • Yoga for People with Chronic Pain 5 part webinar series
  • Brain Injury Awareness Day
  • Adjusting to the Ontario Automotive Insurance Changes: Practical Strategies for Health Care Professionals – Follow Up
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Benefits: The Year Past, the Present, the Future?
  • After the Crash and Mindfulness – Based Stress Reduction Workshop
  • Adjusting to the Ontario Automotive Insurance Changes: Practical Strategies for Health Care Professionals
  • Health Care Innovations Conference & Tradeshow
  • CAOT Conference
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: An Introduction
  • Interprofessional Education Session on Developmental Disabilities
  • Understanding Brain Injury
  • Basic Splinting

 

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