Physical Therapy, CFMT™

Untap your highest potential with Physical Therapy and Yoga. Karen Church, PT, CFMT, is certified in Functional Manual Therapy,™ a distinguished honor held by less than 300 physical therapists in the United States. Functional Manual Therapy™ integrates soft tissue and joint mobilization, neuromuscular re-education and motor control. Customized exercises accelerate recovery from injury or surgery and optimize alignment and efficient movement. Community Classes are offered at the Providence Apothecary and Hot Springs Pool and emphasize function, sports performance and injury prevention. Onsite consultations available at your home, work or place of recreation.

Karen is a teacher, photographer and producer of educational media. She teaches Therapeutic Yoga, Anatomy, and Wisdom Warriors, a 12 hour workshop training, with nationally acclaimed yoga instructor Desirée Rumbaugh. Published work includes Therapeutic YogaThe Dog Blog, and Road to CFMT.

Karen Church graduated from the University of Toronto in 1989 with a B.Sc. in Physiotherapy. She also holds a B.A. in Physical and Health Education with a minor in Sport Psychology from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. Exchange Student: Human Movement in 1985 at Carnegie University in Leeds, England. Yoga background: Karen studied with numerous senior Iyengar teachers beginning in 1993 and became an Affiliated Anusara Instructor in 2004. She is a passionate about Ayurveda and avid student of Dr. Robert Svoboda.