Rapid return to work and play!
Assessment and treatment of acute or chronic injuries
Massage, myofascial release, soft tissue release, joint mobilizations
Electrotherapeutic modalities including IFC, ultrasound and muscle stim
Pre and post-operative care
Strength and conditioning for injury prevention, rehabilitation and performance
Pilates for spinal rehabilitation
Concussion management including assessment, treatment and return to play
Baseline concussion testing
Access to physicians and sport psychologist through MacEwan Medical Clinic
|Sport and Wellness Member/ Students||Non Member|
|60 min Initial Assessment and Treatment||$81||$90|
|30 min Follow-up Treatment||$63||$70|
*All prices are subject to GST
Students have athletic therapy coverage through their student benefits plan. MacEwan University employees have coverage through their health spending account and Access to Learning Fund.
The MacEwan University Athletic Therapy Clinic is located in the Christenson Family Centre for Sport and Wellness, 8-123A, 10800 - 104 Avenue, Edmonton, AB.
To book an appointment or speak to an athletic therapist, please call 780-497-5492 or email the clinic.
Therapy For Griffins Athletes
MA Kin, CAT (c), CSCS
Jennifer is the head athletic therapist for MacEwan University Griffin Athletics. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology at York University then went on to do Masters in Kinesiology and Athletic Therapy Certificate at the same institution. Jennifer has extensive experience working with a vast number of sports in club, university, national and professional levels. Her strong background in strength and conditioning and pilates contributes to her success in the clinical setting. At MacEwan, Jennifer works with Griffins student-athletes to ensure their health before the season, and return them to play if an injury occurs.
Griffins student athletes can contact Jen or at 780-497-5492
Therapy for Students, Employees and Public
Meaghan MaynardBAHSc-AT, CAT(c), PTS
Meaghan is a full time Athletic Therapist serving the MacEwan Griffins varsity athlete population, students, staff and the public. Meaghan completed her undergraduate degree in Honours Kinesiology from McMaster University in 2007 and continued her education at Sheridan College graduating from the Athletic Therapy program in 2011. After becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist in 2011, Meaghan has worked with a variety of clients in numerous settings.
Meaghan’s focus is to ensure each client is educated about their specific injury while the therapist and client work together to achieve rehabilitation goals. Meaghan loves working as an Athletic Therapist as it affords her the opportunity to help clients from initial injury all the way to returning to work and play.
To get in touch with Meaghan and book an appointment for an injury assessment please contact the MacEwan Athletic Therapy clinic at 780-497-5492.
Do you have an old or new injury?
Students receive a 10% discount on all Athletic Therapy Services provided my MacEwan University. The SAMU (Students Association of MacEwan University) includes coverage for Athletic Therapy Services--located on campus! The services of paramedical practitioners are reimbursed at 80%, to an overall plan maximum of $300 per practitioner, per benefit year. Practitioners must be registered and licensed in their field of practice.
A physician prescription or referral is required prior to submitting claim (prescription must say Athletic Therapy). The prescription/referral can be from your family doctor or one of the doctors at the MacEwan Medical Clinic.
All full-time students paying Students’ Association fees have Health & Dental coverage, unless they have already opted out. If you opted out and are not sure if your parent's plan covers Athletic Therapy, please check our list of insurance providers that currently cover Athletic Therapy in Alberta.
Note that each individual plan may differ in coverage; please check with your insurer prior to treatment to confirm your coverage.
Suffering from chronic pain or an old injury? Now is the time to make your health a priority!
All faculty and staff who are Sport and Wellness members receive 10% off all Athletic Therapy Services.
Access to University Learning
MacEwan Staff are now able to use Access to University Learning Funds for Athletic Therapy Services on campus! Full-time staff members are eligible to receive $1,100 in funds to be used on University-offered services.
Many insurance companies cover Athletic Therapy in Alberta. Please check out the Alberta Athletic Therapists Association website for a complete list. MacEwan Employee benefits cover athletic therapy starting Jan 1, 2018.
Alberta Blue Cross
Note that currently Alberta Blue Cross does not directly cover Athletic Therapy Services. However, Athletic Therapy services can be submitted for reimbursement VIA Health Spending account.
Sport and Wellness members receive 10% discount off of onsite Athletic Therapy Services. Read more about the services on the Overview page.
Many insurance companies cover Athletic Therapy in Alberta. Check the Alberta Athletic Therapists Association website for a complete list.
- each plan is different and it is your responsibility to check what your coverage entails
- some plans require a prescription/referral from a Medical Doctor