Azienda Tutela Salute Sardegna in Sardinia, Italy, 1996
Claudia graduated as a physiotherapist from Azienda Sanitaria Locale No. 8 Cagliari in Sardinia, Italy in 1996. She has worked extensively in private clinics with a specialization in manual therapy, orthopedics, post-surgery interventions, neuromotor rehabilitation. Orthopedic practice included fractures, frozen shoulder, arthroprothesis and external fixators, various musculoskeletal conditions and injuries, and congenital malfunctions. Neuromotor aspects of practice included Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, and peripheral paralysis.
Claudia also has certification in Picture Exchange Communication System (P.E.C.S.) which is typically used as an aid in communication for children with autism and other special needs. She also has been practicing muscle alignment technique (STAMINA® Rehabilitation Therapist) since her arrival in Canada in 2013.
Claudia is not registered as a Physiotherapist in Canada. She functions at Elite Sports Medicine as Brian Boehme's Physiotherapist Assistant.
Claudia has a passion for foreign languages and communication methods, she is bilingual (Italian - English) and keeps studying French and Spanish. After years of practicing physical therapy in Italy Claudia is excited about living in Lethbridge with her husband and children. She is open to experiencing the diversity of a new culture and establishing roots for herself and her family in southern Alberta.
In her free time, she likes travelling with her family, gathering with friends, drawing, listen to music, and watching movies.