Neil Pearson MSc, BScPT, BA-BPHE, CYT, RYT 500 is a Clinical Assistant Professor at UBC, a pain educator, and a leader in the fields of physiotherapy and yoga therapy pain care. He shares his knowledge and experience as a faculty member in four international yoga therapy training programs, and through his Pain Care Yoga certification process.
Neil is the Founding Chair of the Canadian Physiotherapy Pain Science Division, the 2012 recipient of the Canadian Pain Society's Excellence in Interprofessional Pain Education Award, a board member of Pain BC, and recipient of the BC Physio's Excellence in Clinical Practice Contribution award.
Neil's clinical work in Penticton is exclusively with people with complex and persistent pain. He offers treatment, education and yoga therapy services throughout BC, Canada and internationally.
As a specialist faculty member, Neil teaches about Chronic Pain.
In Yoga Therapy International's CYT 1000 program, Neil teaches Anatomy and Physiology for Musculosketal Conditions, a Chronic Pain Specialist Faculty, and a Research Mentor for the Directed Studies Capstone Course.
Contact Neil at www.lifeisnow.ca OR 250.486.5056