Pacific Stroke Association


Virtual Post-Stroke Support Groups  – September 2020

At PSA’s monthly support groups, stroke survivors and caregivers meet others and find practical information, inspiration, and support. Support groups are offered free of charge unless otherwise noted on the listing. Time since stroke and attendance at the support groups meetings varies.

Virtual Post-Stroke Support Programs – September 2020

Post-Stroke Support Group 

  • DATE: Wednesday, September 16
  • TIME: 1 pm – 2:30 pm.
  • FACILITATOR: Colleen Kichula, MA, CCC SLP

To register, please contact Colleen Kichula @

Stroke Survivor’s Support Group

  • DATE: Thursday, September 17
  • TIME: 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
  • FACILITATORSMeaghan Lynch, MD – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation & Sarah Mena, RN – Neurology Care Coordinator
  • To Participate, Click HERE

Educational Forum

  • DATE: Friday, September 18
  • TIME: 10:30 am – 12 pm – VIRTUALLY
  • TOPIC: “Go, Go Gadget! Gadget to Help with Everyday Life”
    SPEAKER: Jeanette Nakamura, OT – Kaiser Permanente
  • GUEST SPEAKER: Elizabeth Wong, Field Operation Specialist II
    California Telephone Access Program
  • GUEST SPEAKER: Francesca Kim, Stanford University-leading Healing Strokes, an art therapy program for stroke survivors. 
    To Participate, Click HERE

Speech Communication Group 

  • DATE: Monday, September 21
  • TIME: 3 pm to 4:30 pm
  • COORDINATOR: Madison Fox MS, CCC-SLP. 
  • Registration required. For more information or to register, please call 650-725-5108 or email

Women’s Post-Stroke Support Group

  • DATE: Friday, September 25
  • TIME: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
  • FACILITATORS: Pamela Davis, MA OTRL & May Moy, PhD
  • To participate, click HERE

Post-Stroke Support Group

  • DATE: Tuesday, September 29
  • TIME: 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
  • FACILITATOR: Deborah Flaherty, MA
  • To participate, click HERE

If you like to attend any of these groups, please Simply Click on the registration link and you will receive an Eventbrite confirmation which includes Zoom link, password and phone numbers. Thank you! 

Different Strokes for Different Folks  

  • DATE: Tuesday, September 8
  • TIME: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
  • FACILITATOR: Naz Motayar, PhD, Neuropsychologist
Educational Forum
  • DATE: Friday, September 11
  • TIME: 10:30 am – 12 pm – VIRTUALLY
  • TOPIC: “Highs, Lows, and Plateaus: The Gradual Process of Stroke Recovery”
  • SPEAKER: Anne B. Jacobs, PT, PhD – SensoMotor Neurological Rehabilitation, LLC

For questions about PSA programs, please contact us at or at 650-565-8485.

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We hope to see you at our upcoming programs and sessions.