Kim Barrett is thrilled to join the Phoenix Physiotherapy team. She graduated from Dalhousie University with her Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2007 and had previously completed her Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology in 2004. She has been working at the Glenrose Hospital in the Specialized Geriatrics program for 10 years. In this position, she has treated a wide variety of conditions, both neurological and musculoskeletal. She has been involved in the Glenrose persistent pain interest group, health ethics, and professional practice councils.
Kim has many interests and can’t wait to help you reach your goals with physiotherapy. She has taken lots of additional training (I.E. in the areas of chronic pain, K-taping, vestibular issues (i.e. vertigo), acupuncture and low back treatment methods).
Kim has a strong interest in animal rehabilitation and recently completed her Diploma of Canine Rehabilitation through the Animal Rehab Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association and been designated a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist (CCRT) from the Canine Rehab Institute.
Kim volunteers as treasurer for the Animal Rehab Division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. She also volunteers her time with various animal rescue groups and loves to foster. In her spare time, she loves to take dance classes, listen to audio books and see lots of live music.