Kinesiology and Active Rehab


Registered Kinesiology

A Registered Kinesiology professional is trained and certified in Kinesiology and is recognized by a governing body. Kinesiology is the scientific study of human movement. The field's scope includes physiological, bio-mechanical, psychological and mechanisms of movement.

Applications of kinesiology include:
  • biomechanics & orthopedics
  • strength & conditioning
  • motor control
  • skill acquisition & motor learning

Active Rehab

Active Rehab is an application of kinesiology in which rehabilitation from injuries are done through assessment and development of exercise programs for each individual.

Kinesiology & Active Rehab Rates:

Our Kinesiologist focuses on rehabilitation of injuries through stretching and exercising techniques designed specifically for each individual based on their injuries. This service is covered through most Extended Health Benefits as well as ICBC covers 100% for this service!

(Fully Covered by ICBC)
30 Minutes ICBC Initial Session
(Assessment Session + Reports Only!)
30 Minutes ICBC Subsequent TreatmentPre-approved
ICBC Reassessment Report (Upon Request)Pre-approved


New prices below are in effect from November 1, 2020.

Regular Kinesiology Treatment
(Before Tax)
60 Minutes Kinesiology Treatment$115
45 Minutes Kinesiology Treatment$95
30 Minutes Kinesiology Treatment$70


Our Kinesiologist:

Shayla Shabkhiz
Kinesiologist, non-RMT

Shayla graduated from Simon Fraser University with her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. She specializes in active physical rehabilitation and ergonomics. Shayla’s previous experience includes her time as a Fitness Coordinator and Personal Trainer at the Vancouver General Hospital. She also spent time leading and developing physical activity programming for older adults with severe mobility limitations and chronic health conditions.

Her experiences and passion for exercise and physical activity, and lifelong participation in team sports, have been the catalyst for her career in active rehabilitation. Shayla relishes all aspects of rehabilitation, ranging from resistance training, fitness programs, and active/passive stretching programs.

She believes in a client-centered approach and co-involvement between the client and the health professional. Shayla is constantly learning new techniques and continuing her education in active rehabilitation science to further benefit her clients. When Shayla isn’t working or studying, she likes to spend her time hiking, running, and playing basketball.