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Isha Sharma

Physiotherapist

LANGUAGE(S): English

You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting. You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves."

BIO

Isha received her Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto in 2021, and Bachelors with Honors in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Calgary. She holds certifications in Medical Therapeutic yoga and has training in Pelvic Floor physiotherapy. Her professional interests lie in developing a practice that allows for the integration of physical, mental, and spiritual/emotional facets of health and wellbeing.

Isha’s passion for movement as a form of medicine are expressed in various ways. From weight training in the gym, to yoga and meditation practices. Muay thai in class settings to solo hikes through the rocky mountains; Isha loves practices that are both playful and challenging. She extends her movement care practices with the clients she works for, to help them find embodied practices that feel fun and in harmony with them, as a form of greater self-connection, as well as physical rehabilitation.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, 2021
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences, University of Calgary, 2018
  • Medical Therapeutic Yoga Level 1, Living Well Institute
  • Integrative Lifestyle Medicine Certification, Living Well Institute

MILESTONES

  • Recipient of the Olive Wallace Pestor Fellowship to pursue complementary medicine to improve patient's emotional and spiritual wellbeing
  • Became a speaker for yoga and wellness in 2022 in Calgary
  • Yoga teacher training in the foothills of the Himalaya's in 2019
  • 10 day Vipassana meditation retreat
  • Obtained Level 1 Muay Thai Certification

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