Services

Waterloo Sports Therapy Services (STS) provides athletic therapy services for sports teams, events and tournaments in the Waterloo region.

Services include the following:

  • On-site first responder coverage during the event
  • Assessment, management and treatment for acute injuries, emergent conditions and concussions
  • Prophylactic taping and wrapping
  • Manual therapy, soft tissue/myofascial  release and stretching
  • Education: Including sport-related injury and concussion prevention and management

Published by katiemitchell08

I'm a Registered Physiotherapist and Certified Athletic Therapist CAT(C) working in the Waterloo Region, with a focus on sport-related concussion, vestibular-ocular conditions, and orthopaedic injuries. I am the Lead Therapist for Sledge Hockey Team Ontario and also have worked with Waterloo County Rugby Football Club, Rugby Canada and as a member of the medical team for the 2015 Parapan Am Games. Currently, I am a PhD candidate in the Kinesiology program at Wilfrid Laurier University with a focus on visual perception and balance control for individuals with sport-related concussion. My goal is to provide evidence for objective measures of dynamic visual acuity and balance control to improve clinical decision-making for return to sport, work, school, and life!

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