The Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia is a resource for the public and for physiotherapists. The site includes physiotherapy information, a media centre, information for physicians, and a find a physio option to locate physiotherapists practicing anywhere in British Columbia.
The College of Physiotherapists of British Columbia exists to protect the public by ensuring that physiotherapists provide high quality, ethical and competent service.
Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (CAMPT) -Physiotherapists who are Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT) have completed extensive post-graduate education in the area of orthopaedics and have achieved internationally-recognized qualifications in hands-on manual and manipulative therapy. Physiotherapists with the FCAMPT designation are committed to providing the highest level of quality, patient-centred care combining clinical experience with evidence-based practice.
The Institute for the Study and Treatment of Pain is a non-profit organization dedicated to research, treatment and education of chronic pain. They have trained hundreds of physicians and manipulative physiotherapists around the world in the method of Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS). Parkway physiotherapists use IMS to treat injuries beyond chronic pain - in fact many acute and sport injuries respond extremely well to IMS. The ISTOP website provides information and research on this valuable treatment method.
The Acupuncture Foundation Institute of Canada is a part of a respected global partnership of acupuncture practitioners and leaders. Completion of their rigorous training program leads to the designation CAFCI. Parkway Physiotherapists Shannon Bourassa and Krista Williams are both CAFCI certified.
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