Guelph Women’s Health Associates is the first of its kind in Guelph. GWHA is a unique Centre that has a focus on health issues that are unique to women. Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates has spearheaded the Centre and will be initially providing our unique programs: Pelvic Physiotherapy, Breast Cancer and Osteoporosis. In addition to physiotherapy GWHA will house other providers including: Naturopathic Doctors, Osteopaths, Pilates, Yoga, Lactation consultants and more – all there with the focus on improving Women’s Health.
Mondays-Thursday: 9:00am – 8:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
*in some instances appointments can be booked individually outside of these time slots
Our hours are growing with more evening and morning hours to come. So please keep checking for updates.
MSc (PT), MSc (Bio Med), BSc Hon, Registered Physiotherapist, Clinical Director of GWHA
Janet is a graduate of University of Guelph and McMaster University. Janet has over 10 years of experience in both pelvic health and orthopaedic physiotherapy which allows her to generate a comprehensive treatment plan that addresses the whole body. Janet specialises in Pelvic Health having taken Pelvic Health Physiotherapy levels 1-5 (Female and Male Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Pain, Pregnancy, and Anorectal Disorders) as well as further courses for pregnancy and exercise. Janet has also completed courses in Acupuncture through McMaster University, and running injury courses.
She has a clinical interest in treating low back, surgical rehabilitation, and pelvic health specifically pregnancy, incontinence, prolapse, and post-partum return to activity/sport.
Shannon Clutton Carr
Hons.B.Kin, MPT, CGIMS, Registered Physiotherapist
Shannon is a graduate of McMaster University and Western University. Shannon offers over 10 years of clinical experience in orthopedics and started her pelvic floor treatment journey in 2018. She has furthered her education by completing courses in Pelvic Health Physiotherapy level 1 (Female and Male Urinary Incontinence), Vestibular Rehabilitation, Manual Therapy Levels 1-3, Lymphedema Management, AFCI acupuncture, GUNN IMS/dry needling, and specific courses related to Running Injuries, Post-Partum Return to Sport, and Dance Rehabilitation. Her treatment techniques include the use of Manual Therapy, Specialized Exercise, Acupuncture/Dry Needling/IMS, and STOTT Pilates Mat & Reformer training. Shannon also launched the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Series online and in person at GWHA in collaboration with Guelph Family Doulas in 2019.
MSc (PT), Bsc Hons, Registered Physiotherapist
Nicole has furthered her education by completing Pelvic Health Physiotherapy levels 1-3(Female and Male Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Pain), paediatric Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, Paediatric functions gastrointestial disorders, physiotherapy management of breastfeeding related conditions, orthopaedic division intermediate manual therapy examination, acupuncture levels AA1 and AA2 (AFCI). Nicole’s unique clinical interests include paediatric Pelvic health physiotherapy, pelvic health physiotherapy, and breastfeeding. Additionally, Nicole enjoys working with breastfeeding families in the treatment of blocked ducts/mastitis and infant oral function.
BSc (Human Kinetics), Office Manager
A recent graduate from the University of Guelph Human Kinetics Program, Caitlin already brings to Guelph Women’s Health her unique experiences. During her undergraduate program, Caitlin was one of the highly sought-after physiotherapy volunteers at our University of Guelph Health and Performance Centre Clinic. Her exceptional abilities and passion for physiotherapy lead to the development of a Marketing and Communications role that Caitlin grew for the EPA organization, while she also attended school full time and continued to volunteer.
We are thrilled to see Caitlin grow into our lead administration role at our GWHA site. Caitlin has aspirations of completing her Masters in Physiotherapy after gaining some working physiotherapy experience.