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iHOPE is a series of webinars and Ask the Experts Q&A sessions led by topic experts who provide information and resources to help with specific issues related to stroke recovery.


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Depression and Other Emotional Problems
After a Stroke


Join topic expert Sara Palmer, PhD, for the webinar Depression and Other Emotional Problems After a Stroke and get the latest information about:

  • What is depression?
  • What is post-stroke depression?
  • How does clinical depression differ from the “blues”?
  • Treatment options
  • Other emotional problems after a stroke
Dr. Sara Palmer is a rehabilitation psychologist with experience in clinical work, research and writing on topics of stroke, caregiving and psychological issues related to disability. She is an assistant professor at the Johns Hopkins University, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Palmer is a contributing writer for StrokeSmart® magazine and co-author of the book, When Your Spouse Has a Stroke: Caring for Your Partner, Yourself and Your Relationship (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011).

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Tell us about your experience. A new window with a short survey will pop up after you close out of the webinar. Please take a few minutes to give us your feedback. This webinar was recorded Sept. 9, 2013.


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on a variety of topics. 

All webinars are prerecorded except where noted.

System requirements:
PC-based attendees - Required: Windows® 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, 2003 Server, Vista or newer.
Macintosh®-based attendees - Required: Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger®) or newer

This program is funded by Allergan, Inc., AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi Pharmaceuticals Partnership, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer, Inc., Genentech, Inc., the Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation, MetLife Foundation, NovaVision, Pfizer, Inc. and Purdue Pharma.

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