Kinesiology is the scientific study of human movement, performance and function, and incorporates the sciences of biomechanics, anatomy, physiology, psychology and neuroscience.
Kinesiologists work with people of all ages and physical abilities to:
A Kinesiologist is a regulated health professional. Other regulated health professionals you may be familiar with: Nurses (RN), Chiropractors (DC), Physiotherapists (PT) and Massage Therapists (RMT).
A Registered Kinesiologist (R.Kin) is a human movement professional. They are required to provide evidence based exercise and movement prescription for rehabilitation or performance.
They are the most qualified fitness professional because they are mandated to report and uphold the highest standards of care.
A Kinesiologist can only use the title of R. Kin if they have: