Morris Boyer - Certified Athletic Therapist BPE, CAT(C)
Morris is an Athletic Therapist (AT) who has helped numerous elite athletes recover from their injuries over his career, in clinics and with teams. He is a graduate of the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Physical Education majoring in Athletic Training and Conditioning and also a Certified Athletic Therapist CAT(C).
Morris served as AT for Hockey Canada Men's teams at the 2018 Winter Olympics; the IIHF World Championships 2003, 2010 & 2013 and the 2017 & 2018 Spengler Cup. Previously, he spent 18 years in the NHL as an Athletic Therapist. In 2012, he worked as AT at the NHL All-Star Game in Ottawa. He has worked over 1300 regular season NHL games.
Upon graduation, Morris worked with Volleyball Canada, for the National Men’s Volleyball team, the Canadian Professional Rodeo Sport Medicine Team, Edmonton Brick Men Soccer Club, Red Deer College, Durham College and was a member of the AT staff for World University Games and PAN-AM Games.
Morris has a passion for corrective exercise and hands-on manual therapy.
Charley Hasselaar - Certified Athletic Therapist BKin, CAT(C)
Charley Hasselaar is a Certified Athletic Therapist from Calgary Alberta. She graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Kinesiology, majoring in Athletic Therapy in 2016. She is currently an Athletic Therapist with the Calgary Inferno and has experience working with a variety of sports teams including the University of Calgary Dino’s Football team, Women’s Soccer team and wrestling. She also has experience with various hockey, rugby and lacrosse teams in Alberta.
Throughout her undergraduate degree and into her early career she worked at the Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre as a Clinical Research Coordinator with a strong focus on Concussion research. As well, she worked as a Non-Physician Expert at the Acute Sport Concussion Clinic at the University of Calgary assessing sport related concussion patients. Charley has a passion for injury assessment and developing a multi-disciplinary approach for each individual patients needs, to ensure that they have a safe return to their sport and activities of daily living. In her spare time, she enjoys barrel racing, playing soccer and anything to do with being in the mountains.
Josh Guenther - Certified Athletic Therapist, Strength and Conditioning Specialist BKin, CAT(C), ATC, CSCS
Josh Guenther is a Certified Athletic Therapist and Strength and Conditioning Specialist originating from Winnipeg, Manitoba. In 2012, he graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Kinesiology, majoring in Athletic Therapy. Some of Josh's internships included working with the University of Manitoba men's hockey and basketball teams, as well as completion of an internship with the Winnipeg Jets hockey club during the 2012-2013 season. Josh has spent the last four years working with various hockey teams and organizations, having responsibilities that included a strong focus on injury prevention, rehabilitation, first aid and emergency care. From 2013-2016, Josh assumed the position of Head Athletic Therapist for the WHL-Brandon Wheat Kings, who captured a WHL Championship and advanced to the Memorial Cup during that time period. In 2014-2015, he was also appointed as Head Athletic Therapist for Team WHL in the Canada-Russia Super Series Summit.
In 2016-2017, Josh relocated to Alberta to assume the role of Head Athletic Therapist for the WHL-Red Deer Rebels hockey club. Additionally in 2016, Josh also had the privilege of being named Head Athletic Therapist for Hockey Canada at the U17 World Hockey Challenge in Sault St.Marie, Ontario.
Josh believes in a health model that consists of a multi-disciplinary approach with regards to assessment, treatment and correction of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions in both acute and chronic settings. He has a strong passion for designing and implementing rehabilitative and conditioning programs that are specific and adaptive to the needs of each individual to help support the patient's goals and desires in return to optimum function through sport, work and activities of daily living.
Meredith Papps - Certified Athletic Therapist BSc., CAT(C), CSCS
Meredith Papps is a Certified Athletic Therapist and Strength and Conditioning Specialist originally from Kingston, Ontario. In 2013, she graduated from the University of Tulsa, in Oklahoma, with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, and was also a 4 year Division I athlete on the women’s rowing team. When she wasn’t out on the water Meredith worked as a student Athletic Therapist with Tulsa’s Soccer, Track & Field, Volleyball, and Football teams.
From 2014-2018 Meredith worked at Lifemark Health, where she rehabilitated injured workers and coordinated their safe and sustainable return to work. While there she gained experience in rehabilitation for firefighters and police officers, assisting in a safe return to physically demanding service careers. Meredith is passionate about injury education and function, and values a strong team approach to rehab and care. Outside of work Meredith enjoys running, playing soccer, and drinking coffee.