Samantha Doralp, MPT, BAHonsKin, Cert. MDT is a registered physiotherapist who graduated with a Master of Physical Therapy from the University of Western Ontario, Canada in 2005, following completion of a Bachelor of Arts in Honours Kinesiology in 2003, also from Western.
In addition to her Masters in Physical Therapy, she holds a doctorate in Rehabilitation Sciences specializing in early motor development and a Masters in Neuroscience. She continues to advance her practice, including having completed post-graduate certifications in pelvic floor Physiotherapy as well as therapeutic techniques applicable to her work with children.
Samantha is dedicated to her patients and promotes education and awareness alongside her client-centred treatments. Her treatment techniques include a variety of manual therapy techniques, therapeutic modalities, and exercise prescription specifically suited to each client. She is passionate about health and the importance of incorporating efficient and effective programs into the daily lives of her clients. In addition, her treatment approach is structured to ensure that each client receives dedicated one-on-one time and quality care.
Samantha has experience in private practice, as well as community care, providing Physiotherapy services to children in schools across parts of southern Ontario. In addition, she is actively involved in research and education. Samantha teaches courses at Western University and Brescia University College in both the Health Sciences and Psychology departments that complement her clinical pursuits.
In her spare time, Samantha enjoys playing tennis, sailing, escaping the city to head to the cottage or planning her next backpacking trip.
You can find her Physiotherapy articles directed at women and kids in the Mom & Caregiver Magazine—find them online at http://www.themomonline.com