Languages Spoken: English
Neurofunctional Sports Performance Practitioner
Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Provider
Manual Therapy Level 3
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Senior Instructor, McMaster Contemporary Acupuncture Program
Secretary, Canadian Contemporary Acupuncture Association
Reformer Pilates - Polestar Pilates Gateway Training
Precision Nutrition Level 1
Joelle Karam graduated with a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Toronto. Prior to her Masters she received an Honours Degree in the Bachelor of Health Sciences Program from McMaster University. Further, she is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Neurofunctional Sports Performance Practitioner. Joelle holds an executive position in the Canadian Contemporary Acupuncture Association and in the Ontario Section of the Orthopaedic Division of the CPA.
Joelle's passion lies in helping individuals regain and pursue an active and healthy lifestyle. Through extensive continuing education and experience she can offer a combination of treatment techniques to assist individuals in meeting their goals. She specializes in core stability training, medical acupuncture, manual therapy and functional strength training. She believes that the human body is complex and each individual is unique. Goals for treatment are tailored to the person, functional based and aims to optimize the body to work at its maximum potential.
Joelle leads an active lifestyle and has a strong interest in nutrition. She truly believes that overall health and wellness requires a balance of all aspects of life, from the inside out.