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Education / Credentials

Queen's University, Master of Science, Occupational Therapy

University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Kinesiology 

Courses Taught at Langara

KINS 1120 - Health and Exercise Management

KINS 2030 - Physical Activity, Health, and Wellness 




Areas of Interest

  • Joel has worked extensively with individuals suffering from mood disorders, PTSD, post-concussion syndrome, and those with various orthopedic injuries and conditions

Academic / College / Community / Research

  • Joel previously held a position as a Research Therapist with UBC on a study regarding cognitive rehabilitation for individuals suffering from post-concussion syndrome. 
  • Taught and facilitated educational classes on sleep hygiene, pain management, goal setting, behavioural adaptation, and cognitive rehabilitation
  • Consulted with large-scale organizations on workplace wellness, ergonomics, and injury prevention
  • Recognized by the Supreme Court of British Columbia as an expert in Occupational Therapy