Film Izle
IHA / RIH  Staff leading the way for mental health of young athletes

IHA / RIH Staff leading the way for mental health of young athletes

Author: BC Winter Games/Monday, January 8, 2018/Categories: Front Page, 2018 News, 2018 BC Winter Games

Rate this article:
No rating

IHA / RIH  Staff leading the way for mental health of young athletes: Medical team for 2018  BC Winter games has engaged the SJA Therapy dogs to support our vision and legacy of Mental Wellness in athletes.Coordination for this project will be done by Trudie BonBernard & Adrienne Ganton with the medical mental health lead, Kelsey Landsburg, RPN in the RIH ED. 

SJA Therapy dogs can attest to the “mood lifting and stress relieving benefits  of having these trained dogs and handlers.  Physical touch of a dog has been proven to calm people and refresh the mind. Holding and petting an animal can release strains and tension, as well as ease feelings of loneliness (SJA.ca)"

Back on Track will be donating a specialized coat to each dog participating in the games, from the generosity of Anneette mcleod. 

Supporting the mental  wellness of athletes, coaches, and parents will be the legacy of the BC Winter Games Medical Team. This will be provided by  collaboration with SJA Therapy Dogs, through additional  online resource,  and the availability  of a mental health Nurse  to those participating in the games. 

SJA Therapy dogs will be available during the reception of athletes, the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, at school dorms, and at the two Special Olympics Venues. 

BC Winter Games medical team directors are Sherri Morrish, RN & Dr. Todd Ring. 

Number of views (991)/Comments (0)

Tags:

Please login or register to post comments.

Arif V 216 Izle deadpool 2 izle Ailecek Saskiniz Izle Kirlangi�lar ve amazonlar izle insanciklar izle incontrol izle the maus izle pearl harbor izle savas�i kurt 2 izle tulip fever izle talaash t�rk�e dublaj izle karanlik sir izle c�ce dedektif serlok izle inanilmaz aile 2 izle karimi g�rd�n�z m� izle kader ajanlari izle superstar izle 7 mezar muhafizi izle �l�ml� D�nya Izle D�md�z Adam Izle �� Harfliler BEDDUA Izle OCEAN�S 8 Izle Tam Cam Efsanesi Izle Patronlara Tuzak izle Dua Et Kardesiz Izle Los Angeles'ta Gizli G�rev izle karanlik sir izle Phoenix'te Unutulan izle savasci kurt 2 izle Enes Batur Hayal Mi Gercek Mi izle Gorevimiz Tehlike Yansimalar izle Aile Arasinda izle bizim koyun sarkisi izle