Upcoming Meetings and Events
All meetings are free-of-charge and open to the general public – we look forward to seeing you!
Please contact us for more information.
Wednesday, May 17 at 4:30 pm - Meeting in Vancouver
Support sessions facilitated by Erica are always particularly popular. Erica has a special interest in balance and dizziness disorders. She is a registered audiologist and provides vestibular assessment and management services within her role at St. Paul's.
Stay to share, learn more and connect - St. Paul's Cafeteria (4th floor) at 6:00 pm.
Thursday, May 25 at 2:00 pm - North Shore Support Group
Physiotherapy for Dizziness & Balance Problems
Are you, or is someone you know, dizzy? You are not alone. One in 5 people will experience dizziness in their lifetime. This talk will help you understand why you are feeling dizzy and learn about other symptoms that you might have that you didn't know were related.
Physiotherapists who specialize in vestibular therapy can help you to figure out the cause of your problem as well as ways to improve your balance, minimize your risk of falling and reduce your symptoms. Come and find out what they do and get some tips for getting support.
Speaker: Karina Steinberg, BScPT, BHKin, CAFCI, CGIMS, FCAMPT
Karina is a Squamish-based orthopaedic and vestibular physiotherapist with over 16 years of experience including treating many clients with on-going dizziness and visual complaints following concussions and car accidents. She has advanced training in vestibular therapy though Emory University in Atlanta and has developed concussion courses that she has taught nation-wide to other professionals in concussion management. Karina is committed to helping individuals and spreading awareness about dizziness and concussions.
Location: Summerhill PARC, 135 West 15th Street (off Lonsdale), North Vancouver – see map
Wednesday, July 19 at 5:30 pm - Social Event in Vancouver
Location: Athene's Restaurant, 3618 West Broadway - one block east of Alma and the B-Line stop.
RSVP by phone (604-878-8383) or email email@example.com by July 16.
Thursday, July 27 at 12:00 noon - Social Event on the North Shore
RSVP by phone (604-878-8383) or email firstname.lastname@example.org by July 15.