I'm available at this clinic: West Island
Emily graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from the University of Windsor, ON and a Master's degree in Physiotherapy from McGill University. She is a licensed member of l'Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec (OPPQ) and the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA).
Emily's sport background through her career as a varsity basketball player has allowed her to develop a therapeutic approach where client empowerment is at the forefront, emphasizing the importance of the client taking an active role in their rehabilitation process. She believes in the importance of a team approach, where she can combine manual techniques and a strong home exercise program.
Emily is certified in the Complete Concussion Management (CCMI) course; where she provides baseline testing for individual athletes and teams, acute and chronic concussion assessments, treatment, and rehabilitation. She can provide patients with a safe and research-based step-by-step return to learn, work & play after sustaining a concussion.
Emily additionally completed courses in the McKenzie Method, that specializes in assessment and treatment for neck, upper and lower back pain. She also has recently taken the Level 1 and Level 2 Upper Quadrant manual therapy courses, which has furthered her knowledge in the field of musculoskeletal health.
During her spare time, Emily is still actively involved in the basketball community where she coaches at Vanier College. She also enjoys living an active lifestyle through running, yoga, and weight training.