Join us with François Gagnon, Certified Medical Exercise Specialist as we discuss how to easily adjust your lifestyle to add energy while reducing chronic pain flare-ups. Strategies include “smart” hydration, routine daily activity, and nutrition.
This event will also be available via zoom meeting.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. As this is an online event, earphones would be a great bonus but not necessary to enjoy this session.
In Person Registration
Space is limited. Those wishing to attend the event in person MUST email Linda@CalgaryNeuropathy.com (or call) to prior to September 19th.
In Person attendees are required to:
- Preregister with Linda
- Sign in to the event
- Wear masks while moving around in NBC
- Adhere to social distancing
Please Note: there will be no coffee or refreshments, bring your own.
Holding an Honours Bachelor Physical Education (HBPE) from the University of Ottawa’s School of Human Kinetics, François has over 20 years’ experience working with pain, chronic pain and injury management as a rehabilitation therapist. He is a Certified Lymphatic Therapist (CLT), Certified Medical Exercise Specialist (MES), Certified Health Trainer and Kinesio Tape Practitioner (KTP).
François is Chief Medical Exercise Specialist of The Other Pain Clinic, which offers individualized programs to help reduce pain flare-ups, have better mobility, and energy. The programs may include a combination of modalities like – manual therapy, exercise therapy, kinesiotaping, health and lifestyle coaching; and supportive whole food nutrition. Enhancing his injury and chronic disease management practice with research, François’ objective is to find drug-free solutions for reducing physical and mental pain levels to improve patients’ quality of life. His integrative blend of complementary manual therapy like lymphatic and Champissage and conventional exercise therapy care practices has increased overall health and wellness for those he works with.
Webinars are a presentation provided online. Unfortunately they are not fully interactive. You will be able to see and hear the presenter or their screen, but you will not be seen or heard.
CNA webinars are limited to 100 participants. Note: This meeting will be recorded.
- Use the Chat box to ask questions or to communicate directly with the administrator. Please be aware we may not able able to address all questions.
- Please keep your questions general, as the speaker cannot address personal health concerns.
- No abuse will be tolerated, anyone being abusive or intolerant will be removed from the webinar.
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