Kaija Schroeder BMR-PT
Kaija's heartwarming nature brings a perfect blend of compassion and energy to the community of Carman. Aside from a strong Orthopaedic background, Kaija is also Certified in Acupuncture by the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada, performs Cupping Therapy, Kinesiotaping, and is trained in Custom Orthotics. She is now the first in our clinic to have specific training in TMJ (jaw) dysfunction!
Tim Shantz CAT (C) B.E.S.S., CPT
Certified Athletic Therapist
You may not find a therapist more giving of his personal time in Southern MB than Tim. He spends countless hours with many MJHL, AAA and youth sports teams in the area and we are proud to have him on the bench at the Esso Cup. Tim is a Certified Personal Trainer through CSEP, is Certified in Soft Tissue Release (STR), and is a NCCP level 1 Weight Lifting Coach. He also utilizes massage and manual therapy, functional movement screens and exercise prescription to help get you active and moving again at any age!
Ashley Froese DPT
A former member of the Canadian Junior National Softball Team, NCAA Division I athlete at Florida International University, and Canadian National Champion, Ashley graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of North Dakota in 2012. She has well over 10 years of academic experience spanning across Canada and the United States. Her orthopaedic background combines various manual therapies, thorough education and exercise prescription. She considers herself a very hands on therapist with a passion for keeping active in the profession through volunteering with the College of Physiotherapists of Manitoba (CPM). She recently completed a 3 year term on the Council for CPM where she served in various roles including Vice Chair. Ashley is now the Chair for the Concussion Committee aimed to develop practice standards for Physiotherapists in Manitoba. Growing up in the farming community of Snowflake, when Ashley returned home to Manitoba she decided that it was time to increase service and accessibility for all patients of any age in rural southern Manitoba. This drove her passion to continue to seek further education. Ashley has years of experience in the areas of Acupuncture, Dry Needling, Intro & Advanced Vestibular Therapy (Balance & Vertigo), and now most recently completed training and mentorship in Women's Health/Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy.
Jeanine Redstone MPT
Jeanine is a graduate from the University of Manitoba Masters of Physical Therapy program. She was born and raised in Winkler Manitoba, and grew up playing multiple sports which came with different injuries. After a serious head injury it lead her to an increased interest in the area of injury rehabilitation. Jeanine uses her background from Kinesiology and University Soccer to aid in her exercise prescription. She plans on continuing her education in orthopaedics, acupuncture and Vertigo Rehabilitation.
Michelle Aldie, originally from Dieppe, New-Brunswick, is a passionate yoga teacher and is the founder of East Coast Yoga. She currently lives in Carman with her husband Brent, and son Alex. Prior to the birth of her son, Michelle was an RCMP officer in Thompson and the surrounding rural communities. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys running, practicing yoga, painting, traveling, and spending time with her family. She is looking forward to offering the clients of Carman Physiotherapy a friendly, welcoming and professional experience, while being a part of their rehabilitation journey.