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Rachel Chan

Registered Physiotherapist

Rachel is committed to provide the best physiotherapy care to the clients. And she believes strongly in early intervention and prevention, with holistic and lifespan approach. As she realizes most of the problems in adulthood have the root cause from childhood or the past. Rachel has 21 years of experience in physiotherapy and has worked with children for 18 years in various settings, where she have gained extensive experience in working with infants, children and teenagers with different developmental, neuromuscular and orthopedic conditions.

   

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master of Physiotherapy (Paediatrics) (Qld) (Aust) with Dean’s Commendation for High achievement
  • BSc in Physiotherapy (Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Certified Craniosacral Therapist at Apprentice Level (USA)
  • Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests Certified (USA)
  • Certified in TheraSuit® Method and Intensive physical therapy (USA)
  • Qualified Children Fitness Instructor (CHISM) (Aust)
  • Certified Infant Massage Instructor (USA)
  • Craniosacral Therapy (level VI)
  • Courses on Developmental Coordination Disorder (Aust)
  • Course on Vestibular Rehabilitation (USA)
  • Course on Vestibular Activation (USA)
  • Courses on Bloomberg Rhythmic Movement Therapy

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Has over 18 years of experience working with infants, children and adolescents in various settings, including special school for children with physical disability, Tuen Mun Hospital, early education centre and private settings.
  • Worked in paediatric out patient unit of Tuen Mun Hosital for 8 years and had been the deputy from 2003 to 2009.
  • Gained valuable experience in managing children with Cerebral Palsy from infant to teenagers, and familiar in physiotherapy management for children who has received procedures such as Botox injection, Rhizotomy and various orthopaedic interventions.
  • Worked together with Dr Pauline Watter who is very experienced and renowned in treating children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD), Asperger Syndrome and AD/HD associated with motor problems.
  • Being a co-investigator and collaborated with the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU) to conduct a research for children with DCD.
  • Conducted clinical trials for children with DCD with various oral and paper presentations in Hospital Convention, HKPA Annual Conference, Hong Kong Society of Child Neurology and Developmental Paediatrics - Annual Scientific Meeting CNDP.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

  • An executive member and health promotion group leader of Paediatric Specialty Group, Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association from 2008-2012.
  • Visiting Clinical Associate of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, supervise the clinical placement of physiotherapy students from Sichuan University, China (2012).
  • Visiting Lecturer of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Master of Physiotherapy Program in Sichuan University, China (2013).
  • Giving talks or seminars to professionals or publics on topics of Paediatric Physiotherapy:
          Child Rehabilitation Center, Huaian Maternity and Child Health Care Hospital, Huai'an City, China
          Hospital Authority
          Hong Kong Rehabilitation Society
          Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association
          Hong Kong Association of Specific Learning Disabilities
          SAHK

 

 

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