The Education Centre operates on a 12 month continuum for clients of the Centennial Centre For Mental Health and Brain Injury. Hours of operation are 9:00 to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Clients participate in individual and group therapy sessions provided by qualified teaching staff. The emphasis is on enhancing cognitive rehabilitation in the areas of memory, attention, language, reading, mathematics, written expression and computer training. Instruction is offered in credit courses up to and including Grade 12.
Client goals are estabished and reviewed with input from the interdisciplinary team, the client, and the client's family.
Using priority intervention criteria, clients may receive between 2 to 4 hours of individual therapy per week and/or up to 4 hours of group therapy.
The Education Centre serves an average of 20 to 30 clients daily. Between 160-200 individual clients are served annually.
The Education Centre operates in an interdisciplinary setting with:
- Speech and Language Pathologists
- Occupational and Recreational Therapists
- Nurses, Doctors
- Physical Therapists
- Social Workers
The Education Centre is a fully accredited school within the Wolf Creek Public School Division.
VanScheik, Evie - Principal
Fostering Positive and Meaningful Lifelong Learning Opportunities