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Kinesiology [Active Rehab]

 

Exercise Therapy

Kinesiologists (also referred to here as “kinesiotherapists”) provide exercise and lifestyle-based services to enhance the lives of those suffering from chronic diseases or physical and neurological injuries, such as:

diabetes, heart disease, lung disease, cancer, multiple sclerosis, autism spectrum disorder, osteoporosis, arthritis, and traumatic brain injury.

 

Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

Kinesiologists (also referred to here as “kinesiotherapists”) provide assessment and treatment services for the rehabilitation of people suffering from physical injuries sustained at work, in automobile collisions, in sports and other life activities.

The primary service is active rehabilitation, which consists of the assessment of physical function followed by the implementation and progression of a specifically structured and individually tailored exercise program to enhance and promote the safe and dependable return to an individual’s regular life activities.

Kinesiologists may also perform specialized services such as biomechanicial analysis of injury mechanisms, conduct job demands analysis and functional capacity evaluations in relation to an individual’s occupational requirements.

 

Health Management

Kinesiologists design and conduct health and wellness programs for all age groups.

They teach and organize courses and workshops in health promotion including general fitness, sport performance, athletic training, human nutrition and general issues related to a person’s physical wellbeing.

 

Health and Fitness

Kinesiologists design and conduct health and wellness programs for all age groups, teach and organize courses and workshops in health promotion including general fitness, sport performance, athletic training, human nutrition and general issues related to a person’s physical wellbeing.

Biomedical Technology and Research Kinesiologists provide gait analysis services to assist with footwear selection and orthotic fitting, and also provide assistance with selection and fitting of bracing products, typically for the foot, ankle, knee, hip, shoulder, elbow and wrist.

Information obtained from the Official British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK) website.