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WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 76 – Chemicals In Sunscreens + Household Products: What This Means For People With SCI And Their Partners

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Join hosts Elena and Brooke as they discuss the hidden chemicals in sunscreens as well as household products like cleaners, disinfectants and more. Why and how does this affect people with SCI who have compromised nervous systems? What about their partners and caregivers? Inform yourself with how household chemicals affect not only your endocrine and […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 75 – Prepping For A Hot Quad Summer!

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Gotcha with the title! Now get your mind out of the gutter and pay attention… this podcast episode is all about managing the summer heat from the perspective of partners of Quadriplegics! Join Brooke and Elena as they give out some of their best learned tips and tricks for navigating the summer heat so that […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 74 – Evan Mackenzie, Occupational Therapist

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Say hello to Evan Mackenzie, a community Occupational Therapist that works with people who have Spinal Cord Injuries after they leave rehab! So what exactly is an Occupational Therapist? Evan discusses what he does, and how people with SCI’s can benefit by using OT’s after they leave rehab and enter their new life. Unfortunately, not […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 73 – Heidi Estrada: The OG WAG of SCI!

Get to know Heidi Estrada, an “OG” WAG of SCI who has been there, done that, and has a LOT of wisdom to share with other women and couples! Heidi is currently one of the amazing Group Moderators for the WAGS of SCI Private Group, and also is the Community Involvement Coordinator for the Boston […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 72 – Clinical Counsellor Patricia Wallace on Mindfulness, Communication, And Healing

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In this episode we talk to Patricia (Tricia) Wallace, a holistic Clinical Counsellor practicing in British Columbia, Canada in person and virtually. We discuss her 31 year unique background in psychiatric Nursing, and how it helps her in her collaborative, flexible approach to mental wellness and counselling for her clients. Patricia uses evidence based therapies […]