Daphne graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy in 2006 and has ~ 15 years of experience. She has previously worked in a wide variety of clinical settings and has experience treating various issues including orthopedic conditions (strains/sprains, tennis elbow, rotator cuff injuries, neck pain, back pain, etc.) sports injuries and post-operative surgeries such as total knee and hip replacements, cardiorespiratory illnesses (pneumonia, COPD, heart attacks, etc.), and neurological conditions (Stroke, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, etc.).
Daphne is dedicated to lifelong learning and expanding her skills by attending post-graduate courses annually, some of which include therapeutic taping, acupuncture, Functional Dry Needling, APTEI courses, Mulligan Concept courses, Canadian Orthopaedic Manual and Manipulative Therapy (Level 3 certified in both upper and lower quadrant), Shirley Sahrmann techniques and is McKenzie level C certified. She also has advanced training in Vestibular Rehabilitation and Concussion Rehabilitation.
She is registered and licensed with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists and is a member of both the Canadian and Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Associations. She is also involved in various Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association committees.
In her spare time she enjoys walking/hiking, swimming, cycling, downhill skiing and playing recreational sports such as basketball, volleyball and tennis.