Our Team

Meet our skilled professionals

Valerie Beaulieu, B.Sc., CAT(C)

Clinic Founder and Owner
Certified Athletic Therapist

Valerie obtained a Bachelor in Exercise Science from Concordia University with a Specialization in Athletic Therapy. She is a Certified Athletic Therapist with the Canadian Athletic Therapy Association, a Certified Sports First Responder and Sports CPR/AED-Health Care Provider, a Running Specialist with The Running Clinic, and has had a Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification. Valerie places a great emphasis on using a global treatment approach when assessing and identifying the cause of both sport and non-sport related physical injuries. She promotes joint mobility restoration, functional ability and quality of life.  She uses a one-on-one hands-on treatment method that consists of patient education, a combination of contemporary manual therapy techniques, such as soft tissue release, myofascial release, joint mobilization, muscle energy, muscle testing, therapeutic modalities, and specific personalized home exercise program. This proactive attitude results in a faster recovery process and reduces the risks of re-injury.

Valerie had a great opportunity to expand her athletic therapy skills rehabilitating injuries of individuals ranging from the general public to high performance athletes.

Among the numerous sporting clubs and organization events that Valerie participated as an Athletic Therapist, she had many opportunities as part of the medical team with Para-Athletics Canada during several training camps and international events such as:

  • 2010 US Paralympic National Championships (Miramar, Florida),
  • 2010 Swiss National Championships (Arbon, Switzerland),
  •  2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New-Zealand),
  • 2013 IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France), 
  • 2013 Canadian Track & Field National Championships and a number of National Para-Athletics Training camps in Florida.

Valerie believes in providing an effective clinical practice where critical information must be accurately communicated by encouraging team collaboration with other health professionals and specialists in the area.  


Hannah Resch, CAT(C)

Certified Athletic Therapist

Hannah is a Certified Athletic Therapist who completed her undergraduate degree in Athletic and Exercise Therapy at Camosun College. As a student, she worked alongside a variety of different local sports teams in Victoria, BC (including soccer, rugby, and basketball), as well as treating a variety of acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions from sprains to post-surgical rehabilitation. 

Utilizing a variety of hands-on techniques, Hannah is passionate about taking an active approach to the rehabilitation process to help people achieve their goals, and ultimately, help people return to the activities they love. 

Outside of the clinic, you can usually find Hannah hiking, snowboarding, or enjoying the outdoors with her dog, Finley!

Vanessa Cornish, Clinic Administrator

Vanessa grew up in Orleans for most of her childhood. After graduating high school, she packed up her things and headed out West to ski and snowboard for a winter. Finding herself in BC after the ski season was over she headed back to school and graduated from Vancouver Island University in 2003.  

Vanessa spent three years in Germany which granted her tons of travel opportunities with her family. She also had the unique opportunity to work with the international community at her children’s school as the Canadian Representative and Volunteer Coordinator.  

Having worked many years in Corporate and Community Development and Office Administration she has an extensive background in customer service and relationship management. She has experience working with athletes of all levels and values the importance of a welcoming experience for all. She enjoys building relationships with clients and helping them on their journey to wellness. 

Vanessa spends most of her spare time keeping up with her kids. In the summer they spend a lot of time swimming at the family cottage on Mississippi Lake and x-country skiing in the winter.  Also, she has recently developed a new love for running.   

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