Alyson Kennedy is a Client Services Manager in the Mental Health Claims Unit at WorkSafeBC. She completed her Bachelor of Sciences in Kinesiology at the University of Ottawa and her Rehabilitation and Disability Management Diploma at Simon Fraser University.
Throughout this time, she has worked in various clinical settings with a variety of providers and treatment programs where she refined her focus on safe and durable early return-to-work outcomes. She is known for her expertise in the delivery of disability management services to injured workers.
Alyson is a member of the International Association of Professionals in Disability Management, holding the internationally recognized Certified Disability Management Professional (CDMP) designation. She is currently pursuing her masterís in Disability Management with her focus on work disability prevention and early intervention with a particular interest in return-to-work support for both physical and mental health conditions.
Session 3 - Returning to work from a psychological injury: Challenges and recommendations