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Who We Are

About Us

We are TWO multi-disciplinary healthcare clinics, owned & operated by Kathy Yardley, Registered Physiotherapist, located in Orangeville & Mono, Ontario. The vision is always to help others live the best in their bodies.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the trusted leader in rehabilitation care by compassionately embracing the needs of the community – one problem, one goal, one person at a time.

To do that, we believe we need to work with a team of amazing individuals. By providing a variety of services under one roof, we can help you reach your goals quickly and efficiently. You, as a WHOLE, will be treated, rather than just the specific area of the body that is in pain.

Our Vision

Our goal is to empower individuals to move better and feel better by providing quality healthcare. Our goal is to be a resource for health in the community and reach people to make positive changes in his/her life.

We strive to be the best in order to help you!

Our Team

  • Kathy Yardley
    Kathy Yardley Registered Physiotherapist, Owner, Headwaters Physiotherapy, BMSc, MScPT

    Kathy is a high-energy Physiotherapist who loves seeing her patients meet and exceed their goals. Kathy has training in Contemporary Acupuncture, manual therapy, Reformer Pilates, taping, FMS, Nordic pole walking, and Personal Training. Kathy has special training in Pelvic Physiotherapy from Pelvic Health Solutions and can treat a wide range of pelvic conditions.

    • Lori Barnes
      Lori Barnes Clinic Manager

      Lori is the Clinic Manager at Headwaters Physiotherapy. She Keeps things running smoothly at the clinic, including MVA & WSIB billings. Lori lives in Orangeville with her two boys and dog. Lori enjoys spending time with her family, camping, sports and dancing.

      • Cristina Coates
        Cristina Coates Operations Manager

        Cristina is the Manager of Operations at Headwaters Physiotherapy. Cristina brings extensive business management experience, with focus in the healthcare industry. Her passion lies in helping people lead healthy lifestyles. Cristina also enjoys practicing Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.


        • Laura Reithmeier
          Laura Reithmeier Registered Physiotherapist, MScPT, MScBio, BSc

          Laura is a graduate of the McMaster Physiotherapy program, after completing a MSc. in Biology & a Bachelor of Science degree. Laura has training in acupuncture, concussion management, osteoporosis rehab, soft tissue release, & manual therapy. Originally from Nova Scotia, Laura enjoys exploring the area and staying active: running, hiking, cycling, & strength training.

          • Heather Sullivan
            Heather Sullivan Registered Physiotherapist, MScPT, BSc

            Heather is a graduate of the McMaster Physiotherapy program and has courses in McKenzie therapy, Manual Therapy , Concussion Management, and Vestibular Rehabilitation. Heather enjoys working with her patients to improve their overall health and wellbeing. Heather practiced in Thunder Bay prior to returning to the Orangeville area.

            • Scott Lyall
              Scott Lyall Registered Physiotherapist, MScPT, BASc(KIN)

              Scott is a graduate of the McMaster physiotherapy program. Scott has a passion for health sciences, physical fitness, and helping patients achieve the highest level of physical functioning possible. Scott values continuing education and has training in Acupuncture, Osteoporosis, and Strength Conditioning. Scott loves trail running, hiking, back country camping, and long-distance cycling.

              • Abdullah Imam
                Abdullah Imam Registered Physiotherapist

                Abdullah completed his undergraduate degree from York University and University of Calgary, and Masters in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto in 2013. He has since completed contemporary medical acupuncture, soft tissue release, and other courses for orthopaedic rehabilitation. In his free time, he loves to travel, play volleyball, and watching movies.

                • Melissa Duck
                  Melissa Duck Registered Physiotherapist, MScPT, BA

                  Melissa is a graduate of the University of Toronto Physical Therapy program, after completing her BA in Kinesiology and Physical Education at Wilfrid Laurier University. She has since completed a soft tissue release course and her level 1 in manual and manipulative physiotherapy, hoping to continue these levels. Melissa is also passionate about neurological rehabilitation with the hope to treat this population along with orthopedic patients. In her free time, she loves to travel, run and take dance class.

                  • Richard Iheadindu
                    Richard Iheadindu Registered Physiotherapist

                    Richard is a graduate of the Queen’s University Physical Therapy program. He has completed courses in Manual Therapy, Soft Tissue Release and Acupuncture and seeks to advance his training in Orthopedics. He was a former University athlete that played basketball and still has a passion for playing multiple sports and staying active.


                    • Lovepreet Bhatti
                      Lovepreet Bhatti Physiotherapy Resident

                      Lovepreet is a graduate of McMaster University’s Physiotherapy program. Lovepreet has a passion for learning and plans to continue his education in soft tissue release, manual therapy, acupuncture and strength conditioning. Lovepreet has gained experience working in a wide variety of settings including: sports physio, neuro rehab and with paediatric populations. In his free time, Lovepreet enjoys hiking, exploring new cuisines and playing sports. Lovepreet’s treatment philosophy involves providing client centered care, which includes combining evidence-based practice with patient-specific manual and exercise therapy to optimize functional recovery.

                      • Joy McNichol
                        Joy McNichol Chiropractor, B.P.H.E. (Hons), D.C., ART

                        Joy is a chiropractor & ART provider whose goal is to empower her patients to lead an active & healthy lifestyle. Joy is an Olympian, competing in basketball at the 2000 Sydney Olympics & also played professionally in Europe for 3 years. Her other passions include flag football, spinning, yoga, camping, bootcamp & cooking with her friends & family.

                        • Ashleigh Stableforth
                          Ashleigh Stableforth Chiropractor, HBSc(KIN), D.C.

                          Dr. Stableforth has been a chiropractor in Orangeville since 2010. She treats a variety of conditions using Diversified & instrument-assisted chiropractic techniques & myofascial release. With an interest in prenatal & pediatric care, she is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association & is certified in Webster technique.

                          • Peter Hrkal
                            Peter Hrkal Chiropractor, D.C., ART®

                            Peter is a Chiropractor trained in Contemporary Medical Acupuncture, ART®, spinal/extremity joint manipulation, and functional rehabilitation. In addition to clinical practice, Peter is currently completing a Master’s degree in rehabilitation and working towards his sports specialty in Chiropractic. Peter works at both our Centennial Rd & AI clinics. Apart from work, Peter enjoys the outdoors, cottaging and fishing.

                            • Ainsley Wallace
                              Ainsley Wallace Registered Massage Therapist

                              Ainsley has completed an OTA/PTA program in 2017 and a Massage Therapy program in 2019 and has certificates in Reflexology (RRPr), Cupping Therapy and Pelvic Health Conditions – Level 1. Ainsley spends her free time continuing to learn more within her field and enjoying time outdoors. “Being in the health care field for many years has led me to my passion of helping others reach their goals and aiding them in restoring function and better mobility to their daily lives. One smile, one minute, one step at a time.”

                              • Tabitha Irwin
                                Tabitha Irwin Registered Massage Therapist

                                Tabitha is a Registered Massage Therapist at Headwaters Physiotherapy. Outside of the clinic, she can be found spending time with her family and teaching Zumba classes in town!

                                • Maurning Mayzes
                                  Maurning Mayzes Registered Massage Therapist

                                  Maurning has further training in sports massage, concussion and spinal injury. Maurning is a well seasoned doula, childbirth educator, and midwifery 2nd attendant. She enjoys multidisciplinary sports (pentathlon & triathlon), but can most often be found on the trails.

                                  • Kourtney Matysek
                                    Kourtney Matysek Registered Massage Therapist/Certified Athletic Therapist, CAT(c), R. KIN

                                    Kourtney is a Registered Massage Therapist, Certified with the Canadian Athletic Therapy Association (CATA), Registered Kinesiologist of Ontario and also has a Certificate in Equine massage therapy. Kourtney specialized in soft tissue injuries and manual therapy techniques. Kourtney is an equestrian athlete and animal lover, and can be found spending her free time enjoying the farm life at home in Caledon. Kourtney hopes to one day combine her love of animals with her passion for rehabilitation.

                                    • Leslie Curnew
                                      Leslie Curnew Registered Massage Therapist

                                      Leslie has always been interested in how the body heals, how it functions in the presence of various stressors, and how individuals  view their own health. As a practitioner, Leslie likes to focus on a whole body approach, using a variety of techniques including deep tissue massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, and general Swedish massage techniques. Leslie encourages the empowerment of her patients through health education. She firmly believes that massage therapy, in compliment with other modalities, can help maintain a healthy mind, body, and spirit.

                                      • Rebecca Hoekstra
                                        Rebecca Hoekstra Certified Athletic Therapist, CAT(c), BScKIN

                                        Rebecca is a Certified Athletic Therapist who completed her Athletic Therapy degree at Sheridan college, before which she obtained her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at the University of Waterloo. Rebecca enjoys treating a variety of injuries and helping her patients get back to their sport, work or daily activities. Rebecca is highly trained in taping all types of injuries, as well as orthopedic bracing. When Rebecca is not working, she can be found training and competing her dressage horse or spending quality time with her young daughter and husband.

                                        • Sarah Glassford
                                          Sarah Glassford Naturopathic Doctor, ND, BSc

                                          Sarah is a Naturopathic Doctor passionate about bringing health back into your hands so you can lead a healthy and fulfilling life. She uses evidence-based and natural treatments including nutrition and lifestyle guidance, supplements, herbal medicine, and Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture. Sarah maintains a general family practice with a focus on digestion, fatigue, hormonal imbalances, brain health and concussion recovery. Sarah is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and of the University of Waterloo Kinesiology program. She is a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND) as well as the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND).

                                          Learn more at www.drsarahglassford.com

                                        • Matt Quattrociocchi
                                          Matt Quattrociocchi Canadian Certified Pedorthist B.Kin., C Ped Tech (C), C Ped (C)

                                          Matt completed post-graduate education in pedorthics at UWO, practicing since 2002.
                                          Matt is in good standing with the college, plays an active role with the Pedorthic Association of Canada & is Chair of a task force regulating the profession. As a foot-care professional and avid athlete, Matt’s knowledge & love of sports compliments & enhances his ability to treat patients.

                                          • Joelle Abuyuan
                                            Joelle Abuyuan Physiotherapy Assistant

                                            Joelle completed her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at the University of Guelph Humber. Additionally, she received a diploma in fitness and health promotion from Humber College. She has certification in Therapeutic Exercise and is an OFC certified personal trainer. She is currently preparing to write the exam to be a Registered Kinesiologist. Outside of work Joelle enjoys hiking, camping, travelling and snowboarding.

                                            • Lindsay Whiting
                                              Lindsay Whiting Registered Kinesiologist, BA, Certified Ergonomics Specialist

                                              Lindsay graduated in 2016 from Western University with a double major degree in Kinesiology and Psychology.  During her time at Western, Lindsay competed in varsity wrestling.  She is registered with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario and has received Soft Tissue Release training.  Lindsay is passionate about health and fitness and uses this passion to help people through their rehabilitation.  In her free time she enjoys walking her dog, running, as well as Olympic and power lifting.

                                              • Alex Stewart
                                                Alex Stewart Physiotherapy Assistant, BPHE

                                                In 2016 Alex graduated from Nipissing University with a bachelors degree in Physical and Health Education . She then went on to study at Georgian College and graduated from the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant program with honors in 2018. Alex enjoys being active while at work and helping people which is what drew Alex to a career in rehabilitation. In Alex’s free time she enjoys spending time on her and her boyfriends boat and taking their dog on long walks.

                                                • Kody Watson
                                                  Kody Watson Physiotherapy Assistant, MSCPT (Pre-Reg), M.KIN, BA (HONS)

                                                  Kody is a graduate of the Queen Margaret University Physiotherapy (Pre-Reg) program. His prior education includes completing a Masters of Kinesiology and a Bachelors of Kinesiology and Physical Education at Wilfrid Laurier University. Kody has also furthered his training in Strength & Conditioning rehabilitation. His personal and research interests are focused on long-term athlete development and healthy cognitive aging with lifetime physical activity. Kody enjoys working with multiple populations and providing them with the knowledge and holistic support required to live a healthy and active lifestyle. In his free time, Kody likes to stay active by playing competitive soccer, strength training, and running. He also enjoys travelling and supporting Toronto sports teams. “It’s the Leafs year… next year”.


                                                  • Lisa Pilatzke
                                                    Lisa Pilatzke Registered Kinesiologist

                                                    Lisa is a Registered Kinesiologist who graduated from Humber College with a Fitness and Health Diploma and then continued her education at Guelph-Humber University where she completed her Honours of BASc Kinesiology Degree.  Lisa has always had a passion for fitness, health and helping others.  Lisa runs the GLA:D Canada program at the clinic which helps Osteoarthritis patients to become more functional and to maintain function in everyday activities.  Outside of work Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys going to concerts, hiking, going to the gym and camping.

                                                    • Nikita Moni
                                                      Nikita Moni Physiotherapy Assistant/Administrator

                                                      Nikita graduated from Western University in 2016 with a BA in Kinesiology. She has passed the College of Kinesiologist examination. What drew Nikita to this career is the ability to interact with various patients and help them to achieve their goals throughout their recovery process. In her free time, Nikita enjoys music, playing sports with friends, and hikes. She also has a black belt in Karate.

                                                      • Amber Dean
                                                        Amber Dean Physiotherapy Assistant/Administrator

                                                        Amber graduated with honours in 2014 from Humber North’s Occupational Therapist Assistant/Physiotherapist Assistant Program. She has several years of experience as a Physiotherapist Assistant. Amber enjoys helping people and building relationships with her patients. Outside of work Amber enjoys dancing, hiking and spending time with her dog Stormy.

                                                        • Jaylen Celestine
                                                          Jaylen Celestine Physiotherapy Assistant

                                                          Jaylen has lived in Orangeville for over 10 years. We first met Jaylen when he was doing his placement for the Specialist High Skills Major program for High School. Jaylen enjoys assisting patients with programs like our GLA:D classes, and helping create their workout plans. He also enjoys being actively involved and helping people in the community. Outside of work, Jaylen has a love for animals. He volunteers at a dog recreation facility and hopes to be a detection dog handler.


                                                          • Sarah Ward
                                                            Sarah Ward Administrator

                                                            Sarah is an Administrator at the Athlete Institute location. She was born and raised in Orangevillle and enjoys spending time with friends and family. She enjoys sports and the many beautiful local hikes, along with her dog.

                                                            • Laura McCarron
                                                              Laura McCarron Administrator

                                                              Originally from Scotland, Laura moved to Orangeville with her husband from Mississauga a few years ago and quickly fell in love with its lovely community. Laura likes to spend as much time as possible in her garden growing her own fruits and vegetables. That partnered with her keen love for all things outdoors, being able to take her dog out to the trails for a hike or to the lakes and rivers for a swim is how Laura likes to spend most of her down time.

                                                              • Jennifer McEachnie
                                                                Jennifer McEachnie Administrator

                                                                Jenny is an Administrator at Headwaters Physiotherapy. With several years of administrative experience in the healthcare industry, she enjoys being part of the clinic team that is focused on improving each patient’s well-being. When Jenny isn’t assisting people at the front desk of the clinic, she enjoys spending time with friends and family.

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