Shawna is passionate about her work helping people prevent or overcome injuries, aches and pains so they can move and feel better in their bodies and do the activities they love! Shawna’s treatment approach integrates education, manual therapy, IMS, acupuncture, movement retraining and exercise including Clinical Pilates, to help optimize her clients’ function.
Shawna completed a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from UBC in 1998. She achieved the designation of Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapists(FCAMT) in 2004, completed a Certificate of Medical Acupuncture in 2006, and became a certified Gunn IMS practitioner in 2013. She is also trained in Vestibular Rehabiltation, Concussion Management, Women’s health (including internal pelvic floor work) and is a Certified Clinical Pilates Instructor.
When not at work, Shawna enjoys time with her family & friends, running, hiking, kayaking, snowshoeing, skiing, reading, gardening, learning and travelling.