More than 405,000 Canadians live with
long-term disability from stroke.
The number will double in 20 years.

Self-Management Videos

Self-Management Videos provide information and resources to promote stroke recovery.

Our 11-episode video series and corresponding resource sheets include topics such as fatigue, memory, anxiety, stress, attention, communication, leisure, and more.

Recent News

Heart & Stroke wellness program beats hypertension

November 27, 2020
Almost 4,600 individuals at risk of developing high blood pressure (hypertension) participated in an innovative Heart & Stroke wellness program centered on physical activity, healthy eating and stress management. Follow up with a robust sample of more than 1,000 participants revealed that the program exceeded its goal of stopping blood pressure from increasing and instead saw on average a 4.4-point drop – a significant decrease.

Read our November 2020 newsletter

November 16, 2020
Learn about our upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting, a webinar on virtual care, trainee events and news, our video series and more in our November newsletter.

Take part in the CPSR Research & Knowledge Translation Webinar Nov. 18 at 12 pm ET

November 13, 2020
Experts describe implementation of high-intensity training during inpatient rehabilitation of individuals early post-stroke

Register NOW for the CPSR Virtual Annual Scientific Meeting Dec. 2-4

October 30, 2020
The Program Committee for CPSR's Annual Scientific Meeting has put the va-va-voom into VIRTUAL with three content-filled half-days of scientific meetings -- chock-full of terrific speakers, timely topics, poster sessions, breakouts and the latest research developments in stroke recovery.

"The Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery's strength is in its people. We are fortunate in Canada to have a great wealth of people who are leading the way globally in stroke recovery research. This is why I am involved. Great things can be accomplished when we work together. This idea is even reflected in the name. The organization is truly a partnership."

Ada Tang, PhD, CPSR Knowledge Translation Advisory Committee, McMaster University

What you need to know

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