Stephanie McCannPhysiotherapist, Clinical Pilates and Scoliosis focus
Stephanie received her Master’s of Physical Therapy degree from the University of British Columbia (UBC). She has completed her Orthopedic Level 3 Upper and Lower Extremity courses in Manual therapy through the Orthopaedic Division Canada. Stephanie complements her manual therapy skills with additional training in Anatomical Acupuncture from CAFCI and Gunn IMS. Over the last few years Stephanie has taken more interest in the conservative management of Scoliosis, treating both the adolescent population and adults through her training with the Schroth Barcelona Institute.
Stephanie pursued her BSc in Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University for 3 years while competing for the Track and Field team and transferred to Azusa Pacific University where she completed her BSc in 2000.
A former Olympic athlete for Canada and three-time Bronze medalist at Commonwealth Games and Pan American Games, Stephanie retired from sport in 2008 and found a new passion in promoting health and wellness through Pilates. She became a fully certified STOTT Pilates instructor in 2009 (Level II-Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair and Barrels) and worked throughout the Vancouver area for 7 years focusing on improving her client’s core strength, helping them rehabilitate from various injuries and educating them on basic injury prevention.
Stephanie is passionate about improving her client’s overall functional ability and transferring the postures and exercises used in Pilates to improve their activities of daily living. She integrates her knowledge of human movement and training in functional movement screening to help clients suffering from a variety of neurological injuries all the way to those rehabilitating various sporting injuries. In her spare time Stephanie stays active by running, cycling, swimming, hiking, doing yoga and Pilates. You can connect with Stephanie at the clinic as well as through her site.
- BPSTS-Barcelona Scoliosis Physical Therapy School- C2
- Orthopaedic Division- Level 3 Upper & Lower Quadrant
- Gunn IMS
- Acupuncture Certification from CAFCI
- 15 Day Bobath Course – Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Neurological Conditions
- The Sport Thorax: Connect the Whole Body & Optimize Performance with ConnectTherapy and the Thoracic Ring Approach
- K-Taping ® Pro
- Mulligan Upper Level Course
- FMS- Level 1 &2