Concussion and Head Injury

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Concussions and head injuries are often complex and chronic in rehabilitating and restoring function.

In this course, Dr. Jacob Scheer, DC ND reviews the evidence, assessment, and naturopathic treatment of concussions and head injuries.


Learning Objectives

  • Appraisal of current evidence
  • Review of concussions
  • Documenting assessment of head injuries and concussions
  • Homeopathic repertorization
  • Manual techniques and treatment
  • Biomechanical assessment

About the Elder – Dr. Jacob Scheer, DC ND MHSc

Dr. Scheer is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic (Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, 1979); a licensed Naturopathic Doctor (Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, 1987); and holds a Masters in Health Science – Bioethics (University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, 2010).

He was a teacher and clinic supervisor at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine from 1987 – 2004. Since 2000 he has been a consultant to various rehabilitation and assessment companies, and DAC centres in the areas of peer and paper review and Independent Medical Evaluations for motor vehicle accident cases.

Dr. Scheer has attended Research Ethics Board meetings at: Toronto Rehab; Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; and Humber River Regional Hospital – Finch and Church site. He is a peer reviewer for Integrated Healthcare Practitioners journal. He has been in private practice seen 1979. He has lectured and written papers on: therapeutic treatment of pain; treatment of musculo-skeletal injuries; management of sport injuries; and H1N1.

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Course details
Duration 2.5 hours
Lectures 1
Video 2.5 hours
Quizzes 1
Level Intermediate


Working hours

Monday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed