Designated Mental Capacity Assessor, Province of Ontario, under the jurisdiction of the Substitute Decisions Act 1992, certified in all categories (27 years experience, approx. 1500 assessments completed); also assessments for capacity to instruct legal counsel and testamentary capacity.
M.S.W. (Wilfrid Laurier University), M.Div. (University of Toronto)
Qualified by the Ontario Court (General Division) as an Expert in Rehabilitation Social Work
Qualified by the Arbitration Board of the Financial Services Commission as an Expert in Rehabilitation Social Work
Advanced certification in management of brain injury, Ontario Brain Injury Association, Brock University
Registered service provider, Workers Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
Utilization of Cognitive and Behavioural Interventions/Therapy
Registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (Registration # 520512), Member of O.A.S.W. (Ontario Association of Social Workers # 2050)
20 years private practice in Psychosocial Rehabilitation Counselling and Assessment: pain management; catastrophic injuries, including Acquired Brain Injury, Spinal Cord, and other significant life-changing injuries; driving desensitization; stress, depression; relationship difficulties; individual/marital/family therapy, grief and loss
Consultant to rehabilitation, legal and insurance professionals as well as other community agencies in Ontario
Presenter at conferences in the areas of CAPACITY ASSESSMENTS, psychosocial rehabilitation of brain injured individuals, chronic pain, grief and loss, and capacity assessments.
9 years as Clinical/Medical Social Worker, Parkwood Hospital, London, Ontario: rehabilitation assessment and counseling to patients with Neuro-Musculoskeletal injuries/diseases; Chronic Pain; Spinal Cord Injury and Acquired Brain Injury. Consultation services to multidisciplinary rehabilitation treatment teams
3 years, head of Chaplaincy Services, CPRI, London, Ontario; 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education (Peterborough Civic Hospital, Sunnybrook Hospital, London Psychiatric Hospital, Clarke Institute of Psychiatry)
Past Member, National Brain Injury Coalition
Past Member, Ontario Brain Injury Association
Past Member, National Guild of Hypnotists
Past Member, Canadian Pain Society
Past Member, American Academy of Pain Management
Note:E. Ike Lindenburger now only does Capacity Assessments under the Subsitute Decisions Act, and Letters of Opinion.