From Sports Injuries to Chronic Conditions

Our services will get you back on track

Trusted for our Knowledge and Experience

Providing all 1-on-1 sessions - Just you, no-one else

Physiotherapy For Kids

A Young Person Sports Injury Clinic too!

Move Better Than Ever Before

Let us show you how

Trusted for our Knowledge and Experience

Concept of Movement is one of Barrie's premier multidisciplinary centres offering physiotherapy, massage therapy, acupuncture, athletic therapy, sports conditioning and other health services. Centrally located on the corner of Bradford Street and Vespra Street with 4000 sq.ft. of new office space, a large private gym and private treatment offices.



We start with a thorough examination to find the underlying cause of symptoms and then proceed with the most effective treatment techniques.This usually...

Physiotherapy for Kids is evidence-based therapy committed to optimizing a child’s movement. It is achieved by gaining the best muscle and joint function..

Athletes generally have a healthy lifestyle and healthy tissue, however injury can still occur. Having regular massage therapy during your training will...

Our program emphasizes a continuum of care from education and baseline testing to injury management and return-to-play.



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August 17th, 2015

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March 23rd, 2015

Tom Swales, PT demonstrates a useful patterns to consider using when preparing the body for the demands of a work out or practice.





The Team

  • Physiotherapist

    Tom spent two years with the Canadian Alpine Ski Team as a full time physiotherapist working with Olympic athletes and world-class medical staff . . .

  • Strength Coach

    Chris has a Master of Human Kinetics with a specialization in Applied Human Performance from the University of Windsor.

  • Physiotherapist

    Education is a big part of her treatment approach as she believes all patients should learn how to perform basic maintenance on themselves in order to....

  • Physiotherapist

    Bruce holds degrees in Kinesiology (2001) and Physiotherapy (2004) from the University of Saskatchewan, both with Great Distinction.


  • " Concept of Movement is a full scale Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Centre built with passion by the energetic duo of Tom and Kylee Swales. These two and the team of professionals who have joine... "

    Sandycrush.com

  • " Physiotherapists have advanced knowledge of how the body moves, what keeps it from moving well and how to restore mobility... "

    CPA

  • " Walking, running, crawling, balancing, jumping, climbing, carrying, lifting, throwing, catching. You were born to move naturally – but do you? And how well? Learn the MovNat natural movement system & ... "

    MovNat

  • " Good movement translates into the ability to generate power and strength with maximal energy, efficiency and that results in a strong body and long active lifestyle.... "

    Tom Swales, PT