Description of the Corporation

History

Certified athletic therapists have been in the health care professional field for over five decades. Originating from a group of highly experienced first responders, the pioneers of the profession perfected their skills in musculoskeleteal injury assessment and rehabilitation as well as injury prevention.

Today, athletic therapists work in various settings such as professional and national level sports, private clinics, education institutions, sports clubs and many more.

Structure

CTSQ is a non-profit organization. It is managed by a seven seats board of director elected by its membership. This board defines the CTSQ objectives and put them forward while taking into consideration the advantages for its membership and the general population. A number of committee receives diverse mandates for further the established objectives.

Volunteer Board of Directors

PRESIDENT
Fayez Abdulrahman, B. Sc. CAT (C)
president@ctsq.qc.ca

SECRETARY
Sonia Adhami, B. Sc. CAT (C)

TREASURER
Max Hanna B. Sc. CAT (C)

ADMINISTRATORS
Philippe Fait, Ph. d. CAT (C)
Étienne Fallu, B. Sc. CAT (C)
Mariann Onofrio, M. Sc. CAT (C)
Amy Fortin-Barrette, B. Sc. CAT (C)

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Eric Grenier-Denis, B. Sc. CAT (C)
admin@ctsq.qc.ca

 

CTSQ Sub-Committees

  • Ethics Committee
    • This independent committee is tasked with pursuing, investigating and examining any claims made against a CTSQ member.

 

  • Concussion Guidelines Committee
    • This committee is to research/investigate/establish/disseminate operating standards for management of concussions by certified athletic therapists in the province of Quebec.

 

  • Strategic Task Force Committee
    • This committee is tasked with developing a strategic plan for the CTSQ and our membership on how to use our momentum on government recognition and create a push towards permanent status.

 

  • Student Committee
    • This  committee’s mandate is to bring attention to the CTSQ about issues important to our candidate members.

 

Mission

The mission of the Corporation des thérapeutes du sport du Québec is to enhance the quality of health care provided by certified athletic therapists, advance the athletic therapy profession in Quebec, and provide strong leadership and support to its members and the public.

We aim to provide clear access for the Quebec community to our membership’s high quality health care services. We aim to strengthen overall public understanding of our unique services and their complimentary nature to maximize our contribution to the health care system and public in Quebec.