BScPT ACC (she/her)
Claudia graduated in 2002 with a BScPT from UCB University in Brasilia, specializing in Neuro paediatrics. She moved to Canada to pursue further education and completed a Holistic Practitioner diploma with honours from Grant McEwan University in 2007 whilst working as a physiotherapy assistant in private practice and at the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital. In 2014, Claudia transitioned back to physiotherapy after graduating from the University of Alberta’s International Physiotherapy Bridging program.
Claudia has worked in both public and private physiotherapy with experience in Neuro-musculo Rehabilitation, Cardio-respiratory and musculoskeletal conditions. She is certified by Acupuncture Canada and Pelvic Health Physiotherapy.
Claudia works part time at CURA in addition to full time home care which allows her opportunities to integrate her skills. Claudia’s strengths are engaging her patients to meet their needs and optimise their rehabilitation, a passion for continuous learning and integrating her numerous skills to the benefit of her patients and the CURA community.
In her spare time, Claudia loves to challenge herself by competing in triathlons and running marathons as well as working with non-profit organizations to build community engagement.