This support group is designed for current stroke survivors, their family, friends and caregivers. Our goal is to educate members about the path to recovery in a virtual setting where individuals can feel valued, share experiences and provide hope to others.

These events are free to the public. It is not required that you be a patient of Cleveland Clinic Rehabilitation Hospital to join.

Stroke Support Group Topics 2022

March 16th
Medicare / Insurance 101  |  Speaker: Denise Schaad, Resource Coordinator

April 20th
Speaker: Ali Verhovitz, CCC-SLP, Cleveland Speech and Hearing Center

May 18th
Caregiver Support  |  Speaker: Ken and Melinda Cogley & Richard Rowlett, Ph.D.

June 15th
Dietary/Noom  |  Speaker: Jamie Matthews, RDN, LD

July 20th
Patient story  |  Speaker: Bob Cerney and Fred Taub

August 17th
Adaptive Outdoor Recreation
Speaker: Rachel Nagle, Outdoor Recreation Manager

September 21st
Art Therapy  |  Speaker: TBD

October 19th
Stride On  |  Speaker: TBD

November 16th
Healthy Holiday Habits  |  Speaker: Julia McPhereson RDN, LD

December 21st
Meditation / Relaxation  |  Speaker: Aleta Mehring, PTA

A link will be sent to registered attendees before the Zoom event.

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For the benefit of the group and to make this a safe and supportive experience for all its members, we've developed guidelines for your participation. We ask that you please take the time to read them. Click here to read the Guidelines and Waiver.

By registering for this event you are confirming you have read, will abide by and agree to the terms of the Guidelines and Waiver linked above.