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Christine Pratt

M.P.T., Hon’s BscHK, FCAMPT, CGIMS, MCPA
Registered Physiotherapist

Christine completed her Bachelors of Science in Human Kinetics and went on to complete her Masters in Physiotherapy in 2008. Since graduating, Christine has completed extensive post-graduate education including most recently receiving her Diploma of Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy and becoming a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapists, the highest credentials given to a Physiotherapist in Canada. She also has training in Gunn IMS, ImPACT Concussion Management, TMJ Dysfunction, and Vestibular Rehabilitation.

Christine has had the opportunity to work closely with elite athletes and weekend warriors alike, including Canadian Champion Wakeboarders, OHL Hockey players, Division 1 College Basketball Players and World Class Wrestlers. In her spare time, Christine enjoys cycling, snowboarding, and yoga.

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Resume & Qualifications

Education:

Diploma of Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy, CPA
Toronot, ON  |  2011-2016

Master of Physical Therapy
D’Youville College Buffalo, NY  |  2005-2008

Honours Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics
University of Guelph, ON  |  2001-2005

Professional Associations:

Member of OPA  (Ontario Physiotherapy Association)

Member of CPA  (Canadian Physiotherapy Association)

Member of the Canadian Orthopaedic Division CPA

Awards:

McMaster University
2012 School of Rehabilitation Science

PT Preceptor of the Year

Certifications and Continuing Education:

The Cervical Spine  –  APTEI July 2008

Treating Headaches, Neck Pain, and Upper Extremity Symptoms  –  Oct 2008

Bands, Balls, and Balance, Karen Orlando  –  Jan 2009

Level 1 Part 1 Acupuncture, AFCI  –  Feb 2009

Athletic and Therapeutic Taping, Robin Collins  –  Mar 2009

Completed Level 1 Manual Therapy CPA  –  July 2009

Level 2 Lower Manual Therapy CPA  –  Sept-Nov 2009

Level 2 Upper Manual Therapy CPA  –  Jan-Apr 2010

Level 1 Parts 2A/3A Acupuncture, AFCI  –  Apr 2010

Level 3 Lower Manual Therapy CPA  –  Sept-Nov 2010

Level 3 Upper Manual Therapy CPA  –  Nov 2012-Jan 2013

Virtual Symposium on Pain, CPA  –  Sept-Oct 2011

Vestibular Rehabilitation, Bernard Tonks  –  Oct 2011

UBC Gunn IMS Certification  –  Oct 2014

ImPACT Concussion Trained Physical Therapist – 2015

Intermediate Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy –  Apr 2015

Level 4 Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy  –  Nov 2015

Level 5 Manual and Manipulative Physical Therapy  –  Nov 2016

Diploma of Advanced Manual Therapy  –  2016

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy (FCAMPT)  –  2016

Assistant Instructor – Level System, Ortho Div, CPA  –  2017-Present

Volunteer Experience:

Big Sister with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Centre Wellington  –  2010

Volunteer Physiotherapist for the Ride to Conquer Cancer  –  June 2013

Girls Gone RX CrossFit Competition On-Site Physiotherapist  –  September 2017

Employment Experience:

Oct 2017  –  Present

Self Employed at Christine Pratt, PT  –  Barrie, ON
Registered Physiotherapist

  • Advanced Manual Therapy skills to better assess and treat your condition
  • UBC Gunn IMS training to get to the root of your issue
  • Individualized one on one treatment targeted to your specific condition
  • Will work with your existing health team to help you meet your goals

Feb 2014  –  Oct 2017

Resolution Physiotherapy and IMS Clinic  –  Barrie, ON
Independent Contractor, Registered Physiotherapist

  • Responsible for assessment, developing treatment plan, treatment, and discharge of patients
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and up to date patient records
  • Responsible for maintaining communication with primary health care providers with consent from patient
  • Mentoring new physiotherapy graduates
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work space
  • Ensuring proper infection control measures are in place and protocols are followed

Oct 2013  –  Jan 2014

Barrie Sports Medicine  –  Barrie, ON
Staff Physiotherapist

  • Responsible for assessment, developing treatment plan, treatment, and discharge of patients
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and up to date patient records
  • Responsible for maintaining communication with primary health care providers with consent from patient

Jan 2013  –  Oct 2013

Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates  –  Elora, ON
Physiotherapy Manager

  • Coordinating communication between staff physiotherapists, massage therapist, receptionists and clinic owner
  • Dealing with conflict situations
  • Executing marketing strategies including visits to doctor offices
  • Reviewing physiotherapist performance with daily observation, chart review, discussion and direct challenges
  • Coordinate volunteer program, co-op students and McMaster physiotherapy student

May 2008  –  Oct 2013

Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates  –  Elora, ON
Staff Physiotherapist/Registered Physiotherapist

  • Responsible for assessment, developing treatment plan, treatment, and discharge of patients
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and up to date patient records
  • Responsible for maintaining communication with primary health care providers with consent from patient
  • Mentoring new physiotherapy graduates
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work space
  • Ensuring proper infection control measures are in place

2009  –  Present

Clinical Instructor – McMaster University
Clinical Instructor

  • Mentoring physiotherapy students in a clinical setting
  • Guidance and instruction in various treatment techniques
  • Assessment of students, delivering feedback and criticism where appropriate

Experience. Exceptional Skills. Results.

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