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Kaitlin Murphy

Registered Physiotherapist

Kaitlin is an enthusiastic physiotherapist dedicated to providing comprehensive and individualized care to every patient she meets. She is a recent graduate from Dalhousie where she received a Masters of Science in Physiotherapy. Prior to studying physiotherapy, she received a Bachelor of Kinesiology with Honors and Nutrition from Acadia University. Her true passion is helping seniors achieve a higher quality of life by becoming more active. Kaitlin is eager to empower every patient with knowledge, and a better understanding of their impairments in order to achieve optimal outcomes.Kaitlin grew up playing competitive soccer but after sustaining a few injuries she hung up her cleats to roll out her mat as she’s developed a new passion for yoga. You can also find this bluenoser out for a run or hiking on the East Coast trails.

Education

  • Master of Science in Physiotherapy, Dalhousie University (2017)

  • Bachelor of Kinesiology with Honors and Nutrition, Acadia University (2015)

Courses

  • Introductory Vestibular Rehabilitation (2017)

  • Advanced Vestibular Rehabilitation (2017)

  • The Meridian Health Education Acupuncture and Dry Needling (2018)

    • Introduction to Acupuncture and Dry Needling

    • Acupuncture & Dry Needling for the Cervical and Thoracic Spine

    • Acupuncture & Dry Needling for the Lumbo-Pelvic Region

  • Concussion: What About the Neck (2018)

  • Introduction to Neuro-Proprioceptive with Leukotape (2016)

Interests

  • Yoga

  • Running

  • Volunteers with provincial Special Olympics