Nancy Spence

Nancy graduated from the Sheridan College, Sports Injury Management Program and has been a certified Athletic Therapist with the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association (CATA) since 1999.  She attended the Canadian College of Osteopathy in Toronto, Ontario.  Upon completing her Osteopathic thesis in 2008, Nancy holds a Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice.  She then completed her BSc(Hons) Osteopathy with the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (Plymouth University) in 2017.

Nancy regularly attends conferences, courses and seminars.  She has attended a course on women’s health given by Renzo Molinari DO(UK). She completed both fascial and structural courses with Dr. Serge Paoletti DO(France). Previously, she has attended a courses treatment of Concussions, philosophies related to Osteopathic Treatment and has completed 3 levels of the Osteopathic Endocranial Spasm Courses.  These courses address Traumatic and Emotional imprints left on a person that can be hindering their health.  Other training include courses with: Colin Dove DO(UK), Dr. Conrad Speece DO(US) and Gray Cook’s Functional Movement Assessment Course.

Nancy has been on the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners (OAO) since 2012.  She currently serves as the OAO Professional Practice and Conduct Committee Chair.  Nancy is the President of the Canadian Federation of Osteopaths (CFO) and has served on their Board of Directors since 2014.

As an Athletic Therapist, Nancy has attended competitions ranging from the recreational level to the international stage.  She was the Athletic Therapist for the McMaster Men’s Varsity Soccer team for 10 seasons and was the Head Therapist for the Burlington Barracudas a team formerly with the CWHL.  Nancy is active with the CATA and is currently serving as the Financial Officer for the Canadian Board of Certification in Athletic Therapy.

Nancy founded Action Rehab Therapy in 2000.  She enjoys working with people of all ages and abilities.