Donna has been a physiotherapist for 30 years, gaining experience in several fields including the military, the National Health Service (UK) and private practice in both England and Canada. She graduated with a BSc in Physiotherapy from the University of Toronto in 1989, and has since completed numerous post-graduate courses, most notably in advanced manual therapy, acupuncture and yoga. Donna has studied with Neil Pearson, physiotherapist and yoga therapist with Life is Now, Dr. Mary Massery, physiotherapist, whose publications and interests focus on linking motor behaviors to breathing and/or postural mechanics – “If You Can’t Breath, You Can’t Function”. and has completed her Yoga Teacher Training with Meranda Squires at The Lotus Centre. Donna has completed Bonefit Training with Osteoporosis Canada, and an Urban Poling course for Rehab and Wellness Professionals and is a GLA:D certified therapist.
She incorporates Yoga, postural training and wellness into her treatment sessions.
Donna is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, and is registered with the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Physiotherapists.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one, which has been opened for us. - Helen Keller