Meet our newest RockTape Ambassador, Amanda Benaim; BKin (Hons), MScPT
Amanda has years of experience working with sports teams, fitness training, and providing health care services. As a Physical Therapist, Amanda strongly believes in treating the body with a holistic approach, targeting all parts of the body and its systems, in order to address her patients’ injury or primary complaint. She continuously keeps updated with evidence-based research and attends educational seminars in order to provide the best care possible to her patients.
In addition to working with low to high-level athletes, Amanda has significant experience in working with patients with concussion injuries, whether from a traumatic incident or sports-related origin.
Amanda graduated with an Honors Specialization B.A. in Kinesiology from Western University and a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy (MScPT) from the University of Toronto. Amanda is very active herself, having played Running Back for the Women’s Contact Flag-Football over the past 10 years, for teams such as the University of Toronto and Western University. Amanda continues to stay active by weight training, running and playing sports recreationally such as basketball, football, and squash. Her sporting background provides Amanda with a large bank of exercises and creative approaches to strengthening and conditioning.
Amanda works in downtown Toronto at Catalyst Health Richmond and Primal Function Health+ Rehab. In addition to her work in private practice, Amanda volunteers as the Physiotherapist for the University of Toronto Women’s Football team.
Follow her on Instagram @amandaphysio
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