2nd Annual Health Mentors Program

Four of our Aphasia Mentors were also Health Mentors this year.

For 1.5 years, they work with interdisciplinary groups of healthcare students.

On Monday, they presented their work.

Jack’s Group – “Support and recovery comes through a great sense of humour, a positive outlook, and strong self- and family-advocacy”.

Bruce’s Group – “Communication is the crux of healthcare; it is the tipping point between positive and negative experiences. How can we improve our system?”

Skip’s Group – “My mind is like a Home Depot store; everything is in there, it just takes more time to find it”.

Rob’s Group – “It’s in there, but I can’t get it out…”

Learn more by clicking here: http://www.chd.ubc.ca/dhcc/healthmentors

 

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