Complete Concussion Management Training Course
Start: 1st March 2023
End: 31st December 2023
‘THE’ concussion course for chiropractors and other rehabilitation professionals!
Taught by the world’s largest concussion care organization, the Complete Concussions course is specifically designed for clinicians of all levels of concussion skill levels and competency who thrive on providing the best-in-class evidence-based care to all of their patients.
Based on over 2000 of the most recent peer-reviewed scientific publications, this 57.5 hour course leaves no stone unturned. If you want to know everything there is to know about the assessment, testing, diagnosis, management, and treatment of concussion, then this course is for you.
Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate of completion and have the opportunity to have their clinic listed as a CERTIFIED COMPLETE CONCUSSIONS CLINIC.
This 100% online training course covers:
-neurology & epidemiology
-pathophysiology and biomechanics
-nutrition, supplements, gut issues
-baseline concussion testing protocols using a variety of tools
-neurocognitive testing & interpretation
-acute concussion assessment & clinical evaluation
-acute management and return-to-learn, work, and play
-persistent concussion symptoms (PCS) and complex presentations
-treatment and management of complex PCS
-Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
-View full course itinerary here
This evidence-based program is taught by a multidisciplinary panel of 5 different instructors including a sports chiropractor, a naturopathic doctor, a neurologist, a neuro-optometrist, and a vestibular physiotherapist.
Instructors & Bios:
Cameron Marshall DC, FRCCSS(C) – Sports Specialist Chiropractor
Dr. Marshall is a Doctor of Chiropractic and sports injury specialist who holds a Fellowship through the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences in Canada. Dr. Marshall’s primary research and clinic practice focuses on evidence-based treatment and management of concussion and post-concussion syndrome. He is the founder and current president of Complete Concussions, a multidisciplinary concussion care network with hundreds of locations globally, who provide standardized, evidence-based concussion care. Dr. Marshall has authored several peer-reviewed scientific articles with respect to concussion and has been a keynote speaker at several leading concussion conferences and continuing education seminars. Dr. Marshall serves as a Board member for Brain Injury Canada, and hosts a weekly podcast called ‘Ask Concussion Doc’ where he discusses the latest concussion research.
Paul Hrkal, ND – Naturopathic Doctor
Dr. Hrkal is a board certified Naturopathic doctor with a passion to apply innovative and evidence-based nutritional, biological and supplemental interventions to address underlying metabolic, endocrine and immunological dysfunctions. Dr Hrkal has a special interest in neurological health, chronic pain and brain injuries. He is strong advocate of integrative medical education, frequently writing and lecturing to both healthcare practitioners and public audiences. Dr Hrkal lectures extensively on the topic of integrative and natural approaches to concussions and neuro-trauma recovery. He is a member of the scientific advisory board of Complete Concussions, an international leader in research based concussion management education and certification. He is the past medical director for Advanced Orthomolecular Research, an innovative and leading Canadian natural health product company.
Shirley Blanc, HBSc, OD, FNORA – Neuro-Optometrist
Dr. Shirley Blanc graduated from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry in 2001, and now dedicates most of her practice to assessing and treating patients with visual problems due to traumatic and acquired brain injury. She is a Fellow and Advisory Board Member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA) and has conducted many speaking engagements on the topic of vision and concussion. In addition to being an Advisory Board Member and course lecturer for Complete Concussions, she served as Conference Chair for NORA in 2019. She has been published in several peer reviewed journals and is currently an external vision consultant and a co-investigator with the University of Toronto Sports Medicine Clinic, looking at various visual manifestations of sport related concussion. She is a member of the International Sports Vision Association, and has been a provider of vision rehabilitation and performance services for athletes at all levels, including minor, varsity, Olympic, and professional.
Bernard Tonks, BSc.PT, FCAMPT – Vestibular Physiotherapist
Bernard Tonks is a Physical Therapist with over 30 years of clinical practice in orthopaedic and neurological rehabilitation. In 1997 he became a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy. He has participated in numerous Vestibular Rehabilitation courses and in 2001, successfully completed the competency-based course at Emory University. He has been treating clients with vestibular dysfunctions since 1995. Since 2000, he has instructed courses in Vestibular Rehabilitation throughout Canada as well as internationally. Bernard’s clinical practice is devoted exclusively to the management of vestibular disorders and concussions.
Adit Margaliot, BSc, MD, FRCP, CSCN Dip – Neurologist
Dr. Margaliot holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Western Ontario and an MD degree from McMaster University. She obtained her specialty certification in Adult Neurology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 2003, following completion of a 5-year residency program at the University of Western Ontario. In 2004 she completed a one-year clinical fellowship in Neuromuscular Disorders and Electromyography, and holds a certification of competency in Electromyography from the Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists. In 2017 she obtained her designation as a Sleep Medicine Specialist and is now also practicing Functional Medicine.
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