Clinic Therapy Team
The therapy team includes Physical Therapists, Rehabilitation Assistants, and Kinesiologists. Learn more about the team and their specializations here!
Fuoco-Guy (Team Lead)
Shanice is the Senior Rehabilitation Assistant at Enable OT. Shanice is a dual certified OTA (Occupational Therapy Assistant) and PTA (Physiotherapy Assistant). Shanice enjoys learning, and as such, she has chosen to continue her studies and pursue further post-secondary education. She has received extensive training in the areas of executive functioning, anxiety reduction, and manual handling techniques from the neurodevelopmental (NDT) methodology for the upper and lower extremity.
Shanice enjoys helping others in any way that she can, and uses her creativity to do so in various settings.
Shanice loves staying active and fit. In her spare time, she is usually engaged in outdoor activities such as hiking. Fun facts about Shanice: She grew up on a farm, is the second oldest of five children, and is Italian-Caribbean.
Degrees and certifications:
Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physiotherapy Assistant (CDI College, 2017, Honours)
AED (automated external defibrillator) trained
Caitlyn is a Rehabilitation Assistant at Enable OT. She is currently completing her last year of her Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Psychology at UBC.
Caitlyn grew up playing a variety of sports including soccer, tennis and softball and loves to share her love and knowledge of sports into helping others get active. She has enjoyed working with children from a young age, as a camp leader and athletic trainer.
In her spare time, Caitlyn enjoys taking barre classes or exploring the local trails. She enjoys travelling and has visited China, Portugal, Italy and Iceland. Fun Fact about Caitlyn: She has her own cupcake business!
Standard First Aid with CPR & AED
HeadCheck Health—Concussion Management Software
BC Hockey - Respect in Sport Certification
Safety Program of Hockey University Certification Software
Concussion Awareness Training Tools Certification
Eileen is a Rehabilitation Assistant and Registered Kinesiologist at Enable OT. Eileen graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology and a minor in Psychology. Her volunteer and work experience includes clients with spinal cord injuries (ICORD), cardiac health challenges, extended care units and most recently, clients with Parkinson's Disease (delivering boxing classes in conjunction with a physiotherapist).
Eileen grew up taking part in track and field, which led to her love of running. She enjoys weightlifting, volleyball, dodgeball, hiking, and bowling. Eileen has always lived an active, positive lifestyle and believes that everyone is capable of achieving a high quality of life!
Fun fact about Eileen: she has different coloured eyes (sectoral heterochromia).
Eileen is fluent in English and American Sign Language.
Standard First Aid with CPR & AED
Practicing Member of BC Association of Kinesiologists
Sigvaris Certified Fitter
Denise is an Administrative Assistant at Enable OT. Denise graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Counselling and Human Development.
Denise has also taken Educational Psychology and Special Education courses at UBC and plans to pursue a Masters degree in Occupational Therapy. She has worked with the Enable OT team to deliver the First Aid Training Course, Swim to Survive Adapted Class, Occupational Therapy & Recreational Therapy Soccer/Swim Camps and Biking Groups.
Fun facts about Denise: She uses utensils with her left hand but does most other activities with her right hand. She enjoys snowboarding and taking hip hop and salsa dance classes.
Denise speaks fluent Cantonese.
Enzo is an 8-year-old Sharpei-Lab cross who absolutely loves being around kids - big and little! He is a rescue dog who has a very gentle and calm personality, and prefers interacting with people over other dogs. Enzo creates a calm and engaging atmosphere at the clinic and helps the team work with and motivate the kids, as well as providing emotional support to everyone who walks through the door.
Enzo is a pretty active dog and his favourite things are long walks, getting treats, naps, trying to chase squirrels, and of course - getting as much attention as he can!