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M.Sc. P.T., B.Sc. Rehab.Sci. and B.Sc. Kin
Rachel Desjardins graduated from McGill University in 2015 with a M.Sc. Applied in Physical Therapy. She also completed a B.Sc. in Rehabilitation Science in 2013 and a B.Sc. in Kinesiology in 2010, both at McGill University. She is a licensed physiotherapist with l’Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec (OPPQ).
Throughout her experience, Rachel has treated clients of all ages in various domains of physiotherapy, such as orthopedics, cardiorespiratory and neurological rehabilitation. She truly believes that treating her clients using a holistic approach is essential to the recovery process. In addition, she places great importance on leading an active and healthy lifestyle. She is passionate about furthering her knowledge in physiotherapy in order to be able to provide the best possible treatment to her clients.
Rachel has completed the following courses:
McKenzie Level A (lumbar spine) and Level B (cervical spine)
Manual therapy level 1
APTEI Advanced Lower Extremity Complex
APTEI Advanced Cervico-Thoracic Complex
APTEI Advanced Lumbo-pelvic complex,
An introductory course to problems of the TMJ (jaw)
Aside from practicing physiotherapy, Rachel enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle and she also enjoys reading and singing.