Episode 018: A Life Dedicated to Acquired Brain Injury with Colleen Boyce

Brenda Agnew, Jordan Assaraf, and Jonathan Burton will be your hosts for today’s episode, and they are joined by special guest Colleen Boyce.

Colleen has been the director of a private brain injury residential rehabilitation facility called Bayshore (NRIO) for over 24 years. She is a Certified Case Manager, Certified Canadian Life Care Planner, and a Registered Rehabilitation Professional. Coleen gives back to the community and sits on many committees.

Currently, Colleen is a representative for PABIN (Provincial Acquired Brain Injury Network) and chair of the Toronto ABI network conference planning committee. In 2006, Colleen was awarded the Professional of the Year Award from OBIA (Ontario Brain Injury Association) and the BIST Better Volunteer of the Year Award in 2013. Colleen was instrumental when Bayshore NRIO won the rehabilitation company of the year Award in 2017 from OBIA. Colleen also won the rehabilitation professional of the year award in 2020. Colleen is a member of Vocation and Rehabilitation Professionals, Vocation and Rehabilitation Association (VRA), and the International Commission on Healthcare Certification.