Copyright Active Living Physiotherapy 2015
2-2380 S.Island Hwy. Campbell River, BC V9W 1C3 778.420.0111
Dean completed his Bachelors of Physiotherapy at the University of Newcastle in Australia. He previously graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Victoria. Dean is pursuing his education in Manual Therapy with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. He has been working as physiotherapist in Campbell River since 2009 and has completed training in industrial ergonomics and provides worksite ergonomic evaluations and injury risk assessments. Dean has a special interest in working with clients with chronic pain, and is a strong promoter of injury prevention. He joined Active Living Physiotherapy in 2013 and enjoys the patient-centred, unhurried environment. With his company, D.R.Rehab Inc., Dean also provides physiotherapy at New Horizons Care Home and at Brown's Bay Packing. Within the community he enjoys running, and spending time with his wife and children. Dean helps you achieve the goals you set, but more
importantly, makes physio fun!

Education
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (2008)
  • Bachelor of Arts (2003)

Experience
  • Over 150 ergonomic assessments risk identifications and job site visits including aquaculture (field, packing plant and offices), mining (underground and offices), forestry (on site, log sorts, chipping operations, offices), Heavy Duty Mechanics, Health Care, Retail, Office and unique (sit/stand, multi-user, dynamic user) solutions.
  • Has assisted over 500 injured workers return to pre-injury employment
  • Worked within VIHA’s Integrated Health Network to provide a physical assessment and intervention to people with chronic health conditions
  • Developed individual rehabilitation program for complex care patients (ICBC, Great West Life, Health Care Benefit Trust)

Recent Continuing Education Courses
  • Progressive Goal Attainment Program (Dec 2012)
  • Orthopaedic Division Level 2 (2015)
  • Changeways toolkit for people suffering from depression (March 2011)
  • Whiplash and associated disorders workshop and best practices seminar. (Dec 2011)

Accomplishments

  • Half Ironman finisher Port Macquarie Australia 2003
  • Multiple International Half Marathon finisher (Canada, USA, Australia)
  • Fastest kid in grade 3, 1989
Dean Clark, Registered Physiotherapist
BPT, BA

Photo Credit:Erin Wallis Photography