Samantha VanGiesen

Samantha VanGiesen

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About Me

Experience

Education

Camosun Collage
Bachelor of Athletic and Exercise Therapy, Athletic Therapy
2016-2021

Certifications

Certified Athletic Therapist
Canadian Athletic Therapy Association
2016-2021

Continuing Education

Profile updated on: October 5, 2022

Professions

  • Athletic Therapist

Clinics

Area of Focus

Referral Sources

Regulatory Bodies / Professional Associations

Languages

  • English

Client / Patient Age Range

  • Adults (18-64)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Youth (2-18)

Services

  • Acute Injury Assessment
  • Assessment (Ergonomic)
  • Assessment (Gait)
  • Assessment and development of a treatment plan
  • Athletic Injury and Sports Therapy
  • Basic emergency life support
  • Chronic Injury Assessment
  • Chronic injury management
  • Corrective exercise training programs
  • Exercise Prescription
  • ICBC Active exercise focused rehabilitation programs
  • Injury Assessment (acute or chronic)
  • Injury Prevention Programs
  • Injury Rehabilitation
  • Injury Treatment and Rehabilitation
  • Injury management (acute and chronic)
  • Integrated, custom, hands-on and active exercise based injury rehabilitation
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Managing injuries to muscle, ligaments, tendons and bones
  • On-site emergency field coverage
  • Physical Conditioning and Re-Conditioning Programs
  • Postural Evaluation & Education
  • Postural and Gait analysis
  • Rehabilitative and Functional Re-training Exercise Prescription
  • Replacement surgery recovery
  • Return to sports training and reconditioning
  • Therapeutic Exercices
  • Therapeutic Exercise Prescription
  • Treatment both in the clinic and providing first aid on the sports field
  • Utilization of techniques facilitating a safe return to participation

Type of Injuries