Our Team

 

 
 

Jeff

Jeff has over 15 years of experience working with people with disabilities, adults with developmental disabilities and mental health needs in home, hospital, assisted living facilities and camp settings. Born and raised in Vancouver, he has made Alberta home for the past 13 years.

Majoring in Kinesiology, Jeff graduated with distinction with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Lethbridge. He went on to graduate with a Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Alberta, where he also was the recipient of the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship.

Jeff is passionate about working with individuals and their support networks in the community, enabling people to achieve their goals and live as independent as possible. He has volunteered with the Therapeutic Equestrian Society, Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing, St John Ambulance, and as a trainer for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns Men’s Soccer Team.

Jeff's areas of expertise include: 

  • Counselling & Psychotherapy

  • Life Coaching

  • Home Safety Assessments

  • Concussion Management 

  • Home Renovations for Accessibility

  • Care Needs Assessment

  • Equipment Prescription

  • Wheelchair Assessments

Jeff employs a client-centred, holistic approach in his practice as an Occupational Therapist, creating individualized rehabilitation plans for his clients. Jeff enjoys cycling, hiking, woodworking, travelling, reading, and exploring all of the amazing scenery that Alberta has to offer.

Email Jeff at: jeff@enablehealth.ca

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Julie

Born in Calgary, Julie Brose is an Occupational Therapist with experience in home, community, hospice and hospital settings, in Canada, Australia and China. She has spent over 17 years supporting and training people to live as safely and independently as possible in their homes following a diagnosis, injury, illness or disability. In addition to a Bachelors of Science in Occupational Therapy with Honours (2002), Julie has a Masters of International Public Health from the University of Sydney, Australia (2004) and Masters of Arts from Regent College (2011), and is also currently undertaking a PhD in Occupational Therapy and Palliative Care.

Julie’s areas of expertise include: 

  • Palliative and end of life care

  • Research and knowledge translation

  • Teaching (to universities, colleges, and the public)

  • Major and minor home modifications for home accessibility

  • Aging in place

  • Brain injury and stroke rehabilitation

  • Seniors health

  • Falls prevention

  • Home safety assessments

  • Cancer care

  • Facilitating smooth discharges from hospital to home

Julie’s commitment to evidence-based practice ensures that her client's current assessment and rehabilitation strategies based upon the most recent research. After many years living and travelling abroad, Julie has returned home to Calgary and enjoys cooking, community development, research and spending time with family and friends.

Email Julie at: julie@enablehealth.ca

 
 

 

* Occupational Therapy is a regulated health care profession governed by the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists. Our services are covered in whole, or in part by most benefits or insurance plans. Check with your provider for your specific coverage. All Enable Health Therapists with have completed a Master’s Degree Level of Training.