Sarah Despatie BHSc (Hons), MScPT

Registered Physiotherapist, Owner

Sarah Despatie (nee Bray) grew up in Cornwall and attended Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School. After graduating with honours and as an Ontario Scholar in 2008, she attended the University of Ottawa and obtained an Honours Bachelor degree in Health Sciences. Upon graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2012, Sarah was accepted into the Masters of Science, Applied, in Physical Therapy program at McGill University. During Sarah’s time at McGill, she was selected to be a student therapist for the varsity basketball teams, and traveled with the men’s team to the CIS National Championships in 2014.

Since graduation, she has become certified in the McKenzie technique, assessing and treating concussions via the Shift Concussion Management program, performs gait and running analysis for the prescription of orthotics and running programs through The Running Clinic, certified to complete Functional Movement Screens, is a certified GLA:D Canada Practitioner, and most recently became a Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist. Upon completion of her Masters in Physical Therapy in 2014, Sarah was proud to return home to Cornwall and give back to her community, and continue to offer her services at her clinic, Cotton Mill Rehab. In addition to this, she enjoys giving back to the community by volunteering with various organizations. She is currently on the board for the Boys and Girls Club of Cornwall and SD&G, a member of the Cornwall Triathlon Committee, and a founding board member of the Cornwall Rowing Club. 

Recent Articles by Sarah Despatie

Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy through the Female Life Cycle

In physiotherapy school, we very briefly discussed pelvic floor physiotherapy and its role in treating pelvic conditions. As I became more confident in treating musculoskeletal conditions and injuries, and as I became more experienced as a physiotherapist, I was...

March Newsletter

A NOTE FROM GEN Good morning! As most of you already know my name is Genevieve. I am proud to say I’m the receptionist here at Cotton Mill Rehab. One of my favourite parts of my day is greeting our clients. I am always here to make sure you are booked in with the...