Schedule

8:00 – 8:30 AM Registration
8:30 – 8:45 AM Welcome and Introduction

Capstone Co-Chairs, Masters of Ceremony

8:50 – 9:40 AM Keynote Address: Dr. Bonnie Kirsh
Room 1 – Modern Green Auditorium Room 2 – BC Hydro Theatre Room 3 – Policy Lab A/B
9:45– 10:05 AM Introducing power mobility in early childhood: Parents’ and therapists’ perspectives

Colleen Sanderson & Nicole Pineau

Dr. Jill Zwicker, Roslyn Livingstone & Dr. Debra Field

A scoping review examining the facilitators and barriers for emerging adults with mental illness

Taryn Gmitroski & Christl Bradley

Kim Mueser, Steve Mathias, Sarah Irving, Stephanie Gillingham, Dan Huang-Taylor & Dr. Skye Barbic

Establishing reliability and validity of the ScanCourse

Paige Lund & Caitlyn Moir

Dr. Ben Mortenson & Lisa Kristalovich

10:10 – 10:30 AM Towards a model of employment support for adults with autism spectrum disorder

Emy Silletta & Erin Harmuth

Dr. Anthony Bailey, Charlotte Beck, & Dr. Skye Barbic

The Step-Wise Approach for Treating Intention Tremor 2 (SWAT-IT2): The community application

Carrie Hunt & Anna La Lau

Dr. Susan Forwell & Denise Kendrick

Teaching practices and university student well-being: An outcome evaluation

Serena Hurvitz & Negah Mortazavi

Dr. Tal Jarus & Michael Lee

10:30 – 10:45 AM Morning Break
10:45– 11:05 AM Isn’t it swell? Stakeholders experiences’ with an adapted sailing program

Caitlin Hanna & Montana Bahen

Dr. Ben Mortenson, Dr. Jaimie Borisoff, Johanne Mattie & Dr. Delphine Labbe

Life transitions from an occupational perspective

Joel Helland & Leah Kasinsky

Dr. Susan Forwell & Katie Lee Bunting

Participation of children with developmental coordination disorder

Gelareh Ghafooripoor & Nikki Ryan

Dr. Jill Zwicker

11:10 – 11:30 AM Managing daily life with cognitive challenges for persons with multiple sclerosis: Protocol development

Alex Mulhern & Salome Emmanuel

Dr. Susan Forwell, Denise Kendrick & Nancy Forseth

Quality of life of children with developmental coordination disorder

Heather Karras & Danita Morin

Dr. Jill Zwicker

Professionalism & disability: The client’s perspective

Robbie Bezati & Sacha Trivett

Dr. Tal Jarus, Michael Lee, Laura Bulk, & Jennifer Gagnon

11:35 – 11:55 AM Supporting future professionals: Accessibility module for university students with disabilities

Mara Salter & Kay Chan

Dr. Tal Jarus & Michael Lee

Neurodevelopmental outcomes of children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Kelly Sutton & Leigh Dueck

Margot Mackay, Dr. Julie Petrie,  Anne Synnes, & Dr. Jill Zwicker

Construction reliability of a locally-sourced pressure-reducing wheelchair cushion for low-resource settings

Rhaya Howich & Abilee Kellett

Emma Smith & Dr. William Miller

11:55-12:55 PM Lunch Break
1:00 – 1:30 PM Clinical Faculty Address: Laura Yvonne Bulk
1:35 –1:55 PM Road to recovery: The influence of mindfulness on occupations for people with mental health conditions and/or substance use

Melanie Tait & Kendall Miller

Tom Heah, Kathy Wong, Katie Lee Bunting, Jaisa Sulit, Noa Cohen & Dr. Tal Jarus

How do people use their wheelchairs, with and without the SmartDrive? Exploring bout mobility patterns among Canadians

Greg Halliday & Matthew Dixon

Dr. Ben Mortenson & Dr. Bonita Sawatzky

Inflammatory arthritis care teams: Re-examining notions of client-centred practice

Kristy Inouye & Chelsey Gowan

Dr. Melinda Suto & Dr. Laura Nimmon

2:00-2:20 PM A pilot study to explore how people who use manual wheelchairs choose to navigate in community-based settings

Nicole Heron & Mikkayla Johnson

Dr. Ben Mortenson, Mike Prescott & Dr. Jaimie Borisoff

Estimating reliability of the Power Mobility Program with school-aged children

Talia Budlovsky & Rhiannon Evans

Dr. Debra Field & Dr. William Miller

Pilot project: Does the use of a Petrie abduction splint post hip containment surgery maintain ROM and hip location in children with Cerebral Palsy GMFCS levels IV and V

Kathryn Reimer & Rebecca Leja

Daphne O’Young, Sonja Magnuson, & Dr. Jill Zwicker

2:25-2:45 PM Seeing blindness: Exploring perceptions of blindness and partial blindness

Sarah Wex & Meaghan Schaefer

Laura Bulk & Dr. Tal Jarus

Telephone coaching for caregivers of children with type 1 diabetes

Kiarndeep Bains & Winni Chou

Dr. Liisa Holsti & Sandy Tatla

Test-retest reliability of the Wheelchair Outcome Measure for Young People

Jeannise Nichols & Alan Osiovich

Dr. Debra Field & Dr. William Miller

2:50-3:10 PM Validating socio-emotional scenarios for a virtual reality autism intervention

Alyssa Ledingham & Kristin Mow

Parisa Ghanouni & Dr. Tal Jarus

Perceptions of custom wheelchair seating clinicians on current practices and new technologies

Justin Turner & Darren Wiebe

Dr. William Miller & Emma Smith

3:10 – 3:30 PM Afternoon Break
3:30 – 3:45 PM Faculty Address: Dr. Jill Zwicker
3:50 – 4:00 PM Chris Courtney Award for Excellence in Fieldwork
4:05 – 4:15 PM Closing Address