Karen has an extensive background in Kinesiology and Recreation Therapy in a rehabilitation setting. ParaWell Play is an ICBC vendor, and with private sessions, is assisting clients to improve their function, mobility and pain management. She is a registered Kinesiologist in the province of British Columbia (BCAK).
Karen offers private individual or small group swim lessons, for adults, children and people with long or short term disabilities. Safety in and around water during all seasons is a critical skill that everyone should have.
She has developed multiple Para programs both in a gymnasium setting (e.g. wheelchair basketball, sit volleyball, boccia) and in the outdoors (e.g. wheelchair racing, handcycling, sailing, kayaking, multiple day out tripping, rafting). She can assist one on one clients or a group.