Physiotherapy, also known as Physical Therapy, is a health care profession that provides treatment to individuals to help develop, restore and maintain maximum movement and function throughout life. Treatments may be necessary as the result of: injury, disease, aging or other environmental factors (improper work station, prolonged sitting, etc). In order to re-establish the prior functional capacity, a physiotherapist will use a combination of hands-on techniques, exercises and modalities.
Massage therapy involves the use of soft tissue manipulation to enhance function of these tissues and promote relaxation. You may book by professional or please see below for a full list of massages offered.
Acupuncture is an essential branch of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in which every treatment is customized to the patient at the present time. It can aid through different mechanisms like the central nervous system, the muscular system, the endocrine system and the immune system.
Need to eat healthier due to a health condition? Or simply require a weight loss program? Visit our dietitian at our state of the art facility located on the West Island of Montreal and get the nutritional guidance you need. A dietitian is a health care professional that provides evidence-based nutritional advice. Dietitians, who are also referred to as Registered Dietitians (RD), Professional Dietitians (P.Dt) or Nutritionists in Quebec, are qualified to develop and manage nutritional programs for individuals, both healthy and ill. They can also educate the public regarding ways to avoid illness and disease through proper nutrition.
Occupational therapy is a health profession concerned with promoting health and well-being through occupation. Occupation refers to everything that people do during the course of everyday life. The primary goal of occupational therapy is to enable people to participate in the occupations which give meaning and purpose to their lives. Occupational therapists may assume different roles such as advising on health risks in the workplace, assessing driving safety for older adults, and creating programs to promote mental health for youth.
Osteopathy is a form of drug-free, non-invasive manual medicine that focuses on total body health by treating and strengthening the joints, muscles and spine that make up the musculoskeletal framework. Its aim is to positively affect the body’s nervous, circulatory and lymphatic systems. It is a holistic (whole body) approach as it takes into consideration your way of life, as well as your mental and emotional mind states as being important influences on your total well-being.
Cappino offers a sports psychology development program where athletes will acquire the knowledge, attitude and skills necessary to maximize their performance and competitive edge.
At Cappino’s Medical Services West Island, we deal with physical fitness and both treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise. If you have suffered from a sports related injury or have an injury that prevents you from participating in your sport or other activity, then we may be able to help!
Psychology/Sex Therapist & Profesionnal Counselling
A Sex Therapist is a professional who specializes in the treatment of sexual dysfunction, such as low libido, a lack of sexual confidence, assisting people who are recovering from sexual assault, as well as problems commonly caused by stress, tiredness, and other environmental and relationship factors. Sex therapists assist people experiencing such problems, and through a variety of approaches, help them regain an active and healthy sex life. Professional counselling consists of helping individuals work through personal issues or concerns that they are currently facing. This is done through the use of various skills and techniques including supportive listening and direct guidance. The ultimate goal of counselling is to empower people by helping them recognize their abilities to problem solve and find resolution to the challenges they encounter