Instructor of PhysioYoga Retreat 2019
Shelly Prosko, PT, PYT, CPI, C-IAYT is a physiotherapist and yoga therapist dedicated to bridging the gap between modern healthcare and yoga. She is a respected pioneer of PhysioYoga, a combination of physiotherapy and yoga, with over 20 years of experience of integrating yoga into physiotherapy rehabilitation and wellness care. She believes both approaches offer value and are a perfect blend in order to provide optimal care for people living with and suffering from a variety of conditions. Her mission is to educate, empower and inspire individuals to
create and sustain wellness by teaching, promoting and advocating for this integration.
Shelly guest lectures at physiotherapy schools, teaches in numerous yoga therapy programs, speaks internationally at yoga therapy and medical conferences, offers onsite and online continuing education courses for physiotherapists, other healthcare professionals, yoga therapists and yoga teachers, and offers workshops and individual sessions for those suffering from a variety of conditions, including pelvic floor dysfunctions and persistent (chronic) pain.
Her courses and retreats are highly sought after and have been well received by many physiotherapists and other healthcare providers. Participants say that Shelly has a unique ability to blend the art and science of yoga with physiotherapy in an engaging, valuable, compassionate and joyful way.
Over the past two decades, Shelly has received extensive formal training in numerous specialty areas; however she emphasizes the immense value gained from clinical experience and learning from the people she works with and the students she teaches. She considers herself a lifelong student, truth seeker and change maker.
In addition to her many skills as a healthcare practitioner, Shelly is also an accomplished figure skater and has traveled the world with many professional ice shows. She is also passionate about music, dance and spending quality time connecting with her family and friends.
Please visit www.physioyoga.ca for more info.