Past Events

OCA Advocacy and Government Relations Information

This Advocacy Webinar is an opportunity to engage with us to learn more about what we are doing to support you and advocate on behalf of our members. We will share updates related to advocacy work on scope enhancement and other topics and opportunities for you to get involved. Speakers Caroline Brereton, CEO, OCA Dr. Amy Brown, Chiropractic Consultant, OCA Jillian Fernandez, Manager of Stakeholder Relations, OCA Caroline Pinto, Counsel Public Affairs Devan Sommerville, Counsel [...]

GLA:D™ Canada Virtual Certification Session

GLA:D™ Canada is an evidence-based education and exercise program for individuals with knee and/or hip osteoarthritis (OA), based on the success of the program in Denmark. The training program for GLA:D Canada is a 1.5 day course that provides you with the education necessary to work with people who have OA in their knees or hips or who are at high risk of developing OA. The program is appropriate for individuals who have a comprehensive [...]

Expanding our Chronic Pain Comfort Zone

Our understanding of chronic pain has significantly evolved in recent decades via a combination of high-quality, multi-disciplinary research and real-world clinical experience. This unprecedented progress has enhanced our fundamental understanding of how chronic pain develops and proliferates and how clinicians can recognize and effectively manage it for their patients. This informative session will summarize years of pain research and help you integrate important pain neuroscience concepts into your patient care. Speaker Dr. Shawn Thistle, CEO [...]

Building Your Brand & Patient Engagement Through Social Media

Hear from marketing experts to learn how to build your online presence through social media and engage your patients and practice. Join us and build your digital footprint as TechWyse guides you through strategies and tactics to stay top of mind outside the treatment room. Speaker Adam Estrela, Senior Solutions Consultant, TechWyse Internet Marketing Original broadcast date May 20, 2020 Presentation Materials Building Your Brand & Patient Engagement Through Social Media: MP3 Version Building [...]

Practice Valuations: Discovering How Much Your Practice is Really Worth

In this webinar, we discuss valuation methods, tax efficient strategies and organizational structure. Whether you are an investor or a seller, this presentation will outline the components of practice value and the importance of understanding the types of goodwill that determines a practice's value. Speaker Shayan Rashid, CPA, CA, SRJCA Patrick McCabe, Chartered Business Valuator, McCabe Valuations Original broadcast date July 15, 2020 Watch the Webinar Downloads Practice Valuations Discovering How Much Your Practice [...]

Don’t Miss The Disc!

Lumbar disc herniations are a common presentation in our practices. However, the presentation and symptom patterns can be challenging to recognize as they don't always look like the stereotypical radiculopathy. Become better at recognizing and diagnosing lumbar disc herniations and radiculopathies. Know when to continue with conservative care, co-manage with a physician, and initiate advanced imaging and surgical consult. Presenter: Dr. Tracy Kish (co-owner, Westwood Health) Watch the Webinar Additional Resources Don't Miss the Disc [...]

Debt Elimination Action Plan

This webinar will teach you the facts about debt, help turn your “debt-blues” into a more positive mindset, and build your knowledge, motivation, and commitment to attack your debt. It will also discuss 1) why spending and managing the money you have is a lot more important than raising your income; 2) compound interest; and 3) strategies, methods, and mindset to help you break out from a never-ending cycle of debt payments. Presenter: Kevin Cochrane (CEO, Enriched [...]

Boot Camp Program for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (CMCC, Toronto)

Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College 6100 Leslie St., North York, Ontario

Help patients living with spinal stenosis restore mobility and maintain independence! Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis (DLSS) is a leading cause of pain, disability and loss of independence in individuals over the age of 65. Older adults with DLSS tend to lead a sedentary lifestyle, which further negatively affects their quality of life and life expectancy. In the next 15 years, there will be an explosion in the number of people living with DLSS due to [...]

OCA Advance Presents: Difficult Conversations with Patients

Back by popular demand, an interactive discussion on how to have difficult diagnosis conversations and address sensitive topics with patients and caregivers. Speaker Ivan Wanis Ruiz, Dale Carnegie Training Original Broadcast November 15, 2017 Watch Webinar Additional Resources Managing Difficult Encounters: Understanding Physician, Patient, and Situational Factors Personality Disorders: Review and Clinical Application in Daily Practice Having Difficult Conversations: The Advanced Practitioner’s Role Behavioural Insights Group (downloadable PDF document) Downloads Difficult Conversations with Patients; [...]

2022 OCA Awards Gala

Please visit the 2022 OCA Awards Gala main page for tickets and details.