Shindujan Yogaratum, KIN
Advanced Aquatic Therapist - CARI
Shindujan Yogaratnam is a Registered Kinesiologist with the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario and Level 2 certified with the Exercise is Medicine Canada. He had graduated from York University, with an Honours Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and Health Sciences. Since graduation, he has developed a significant interest in working with physical activity programs for those dealing with chronic diseases and physical impairment. Such interests had been generated through his participation in the CARI Aquatic Physical Therapy course in March 2012.
Post-enrollment in CARI’s course, his passion for enhancing the practice of kinesiology in the Greater Toronto Area grew. His work experiences include working for the City of Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation’s Fitness Department, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute with spinal cord injury outpatient fitness participants as a Fitness Trainer and with motor vehicle accident clients at Mackenzie Medical Rehabilitation Inc. Currently Shindujan is serving clients at the Vaughan Community Health Centre, specifically working with exercise programs tailored towards COPD, Type 2 Diabetes and other notable chronic populations.
Shindujan has sought additional professional education courses to further broaden his skill set in catering towards chronic condition populations. He is a BoneFitTM trained instructor for osteoporotic and arthritic groups, formally trained in Soft Tissue Release, and a Certified Functional Capacity Evaluator through Metriks.