Wednesday, 30 July 2014

The First wave of Thank Yous!

Time for a quick thank you to the first set of Sponsors for our event:

Michael Leung of Pepper Wireless --> 2 HTC Desire C phones

Kris Schjelderup of Innovative Fitness Port Moody --> Gift certificate for Personal Training Sessions

Brian McGrath of Innovative Fitness Four Seasons --> Gift certificate for 1 consult and 3 PT sessions

Maggie from Sleep Country Canada --> 2 Sleep Country Gift Baskets

Dione Costanza of the ABA Support Network --> Beer and Chocolate Gift Basket

Ma Yuet of Origins Parkour and Athletic Facility --> 2 One Month Kids Classes Certificates

Scott Williamson of Inspired Networks Inc. --> TBA!!

Duncan Chrystal of Soulpaintings --> an original piece of art by Duncan

Thank you all!

Anyone who would like to get involved with our silent auction event please contact Malcolm Chrystal.

malcolm@exercise-is-therapy.ca

Monday, 28 July 2014

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Running and Kids With Autism...who would have thought?

From an article shared with me from a parent:
http://www.foxnews.com/health/2014/06/26/physical-therapy-new-research-studies-how-running-programs-can-help-autistic/


Sunday, 13 July 2014

Summer is under way.....

....and it is beautiful.

The best affirmation I have received in the last couple of weeks have been a note saying that their children have fallen asleep before they even got to bed....and then another picture of them dead to the world and snoring on the floor and the ottoman....

This is what has been happening at "Camp Malcolm":

Each day there has been warm up activity on the bikes, doing some workout stuff on the slacklines...

  • Canada Line, airport, sea bus Adventure Day
    • about 8 kms of walking
    • some 'learn to get on and off the escalator' work
    • just exploring places while exercising
  • 14 km bike day through Delta Forest Reserve trails Day
  • 6km Beach Trek from Jericho Park to Kitsilano Pool Day
    • end with a swim
  • Granville Island Explore and walk to Kits Pool (6km)
    • end with a swim
There is ALWAYS a plan, but it may NEVER be followed.  Sometimes it is important for the kids I work with to understand that change can happen and that we should always be able to handle change because sometimes...it might be more FUN!

Anybody want to join us on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday?  Plans for adventures are dependant on who is participating!

Malcolm

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Looking for Support!

The (very soon to be registered) Exercise Is Therapy Foundation will be presenting a night of music in September to raise funds for Canuck Place Children's Hospice, 60Minute Kids Club, and Exercise Is Therapy Foundation.
Before we begin to advertise for the event we would like to gather interest for individual, family, business and corporate sponsorship.

If you would like to participate, or can refer anyone please do not hesitate to contact Malcolm Chrystal directly at malcolm@exercise-is-therapy.ca