Registered Physiotherapist BSc., BMR(PT), CAFCI, CGIMS, Dip. Manip. P.T., FCAMPT
Amanda graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science and in 2010 with a Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation in Physiotherapy. Amanda's main area of interest is in Manual Therapy and she has done extensive post grad training to obtain her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Physiotherapy and to become a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT).
She is also certified in Acupuncture through the AFCI and in Gunn IMS through UBC. Amanda believes in looking at the whole picture and has completed the Integrated systems model/Connect Therapy series which involves assessing not just the area of pain but other areas of the body that may be contributing to the problem. She is a strong believer in combining Manual Therapy with exercise and many of her patient's participate in the integrated sessions of Physiotherapy followed by a one on one session of Pilates or Yoga. Amanda is also passionate about teaching and working with both Yoga and Pilates instructors to advance their knowledge and care of rehabilitation clients. Outside of Physiotherapy she enjoys taking Yoga and Pilates classes herself and also hiking, skiing, dragon boating and travelling.