Jenny’s Story

Jenny experienced a stroke in 2014. She and her husband Tom attended our stroke support group for a period following her stroke.  Tom and Jenny have been through many ups and downs but have always had something positive to say after every trial. I asked Tom to share a bit about their story: “My wife … Continue reading Jenny’s Story

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Community Service at the Kimberley Hospital Complex

I've had several friends and colleagues over the years that have been placed here as their Com Serve post and I'm so grateful to Stephanie Kaylor for giving an update on what doing your Com Serve here would be like.... "I am a graduate from the University of Cape Town (UCT) and was placed at … Continue reading Community Service at the Kimberley Hospital Complex

Neuropsychology Intervention Following a Stroke

At our June Stroke Support Group we were joined by the lovely Michelle Jackson, a neuropsychologist. She led a discussion around her role in stroke rehabilitation. This is what she had to share: "Neuropsychological rehabilitation is the ongoing treatment of those who have suffered a stroke, or any kind of neurological injury to the brain. … Continue reading Neuropsychology Intervention Following a Stroke