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Florence Yip, BScPT, FCAMPT, CAFCI Registered Physiotherapist

Florence Yip graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in physical therapy in 2005. She is the founder of our Burnaby Physio clinic. She is certified in Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute. She provides acupuncture to her patients as an additional treatment option to help reduce pain and promote healing. She has provided on field care as well as sports physiotherapy to the Meraloma’s Rugby club, Capilano University Athletics program, Burnaby Men’s soccer-Orange Fury team as well as covered Canadian BMO figure skating Championships.

Florence is committed to life long learning as well as evidence based practice with continued studies through post graduate education. She is a Sports Physiotherapy Certificate Candidate and has completed her Fellow of Canadian Association of Manipulative Therapist designation. She has an extensive background in core stability training as she taught core stability training classes at City Square Physiotherapy. In her spare time she plays ice hockey, practices Yoga/Pilates, heads to the gym for a work out and runs after her very active toddler. She believes the key to good health is having a balanced life style and she wants to help you achieve it with a pain free body.

Languages Spoken: English, Cantonese

Post Graduate Education

Biomechanical Gait and Running Analysis

Think First-Sport Smart Concussion Education and Awareness Program

Mulligan Concept-Upper Quadrant Procedures

Sports Division of Sport Physiotherapy Canada-Topics in Sports Physiotherapy

Recent Advances in the Assessment and Treatment of Sacroiliac joint

Neurophysiology-understanding human locomotion integrating orthopaedic and neurological approaches

Common management of Temporomandibular disorders

The study of Human Movement-The Bobath Concept

Canadian Orthopaedic Division Level 1-5 courses (manual therapy including manipulation)

Neuro for Ortho Physiotherapists: Applying Neurophysiological Research to Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Clientele
Rediscovering Anatomy: Comprehensive Gross Anatomy for Physiotherapists

Certifications

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT)

Sports Physiotherapy Certificate Candidate

Certificate of Acupuncture (Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute)

Certified Red Cross First Responder

Events Covered/Volunteer

Hats off Day Family Fun Dash 2015-present

Burnaby Men’s Soccer-Orange Fury 2010-2012

Summer Skate (figure skating) 8 rinks August 18 -21, 2011

Canadian BMO figure skating Championships 2008

BC rugby Men’s and Women’s Division Playoffs 2006-2008

Merolomas Rugby trainer 2005-2008

BC college Volleyball Capilano University Tournament 2005

BC college Basketball Capilano University Tournament 2005