Janice Webber, PT, CAFCI (acup.), CST, is a traditionally trained registered physiotherapist with over 25 years of clinical experience. Her practice uses traditional methods such as exercise programs, manual therapies as well as non-traditional methods such as: acupuncture, intramuscular stimulation (IMS), manual therapy, connective tissue therapy, craniosacral therapy, visceral manipulations, advanced cranial therapy, osteopathic techniques and vascular therapy.
She has, over the last 15 years, worked in the field of women’s health including problems such as urinary stress incontinence, urge incontinence, pelvic pain which may include the physical issues associated with sexual abuse, and nocturia. She also treats children’s urinary incontinence problems such as eneuresis. She treats babies, infants, and children for pain issues, difficulty with their sucking mechanism, difficulty meeting developmental milestones, and birth trauma.
Janice incorporates Tai Chi in her repertoire of physiotherapy methods as a means of having fun while exercising. Tai Chi is effective in improving balance, coordination, muscle strength, cardiovascular fitness, slowing the progression of osteoporosis and general strength. Fun while exercising is also a great way to reduce stress. Janice teaches Tai Chi 4 Health and Fitness Classes, short form of the 73 form, and the 24 form in both the classical Beijing style and a double Yang 24. She is certified in Tai Chi for Arthritis, Tai Chi for Osteoporosis, Tai Chi for Diabetes, Tai Chi @ Work, Tai Chi for Energy, Tai Chi 4 Kidz and teaches a Tai Chi for Stress Reduction class/workshop that she developed.
She is the only Senior Trainer in Canada for Dr. Paul Lam’s Tai Chi for Health programs.
Janice is the President of the Atlantic Tai Chi Association