Kinesiologist Scope of Practice
The official scope of practice for kinesiologists as outlined in the Kinesiology Act.
The official scope of practice for kinesiologists as outlined in the Kinesiology Act is as follows:
The practice of kinesiology is the assessment of human movement and performance and its rehabilitation and management to maintain, rehabilitate or enhance movement and performance. 2007, c. 10, Sched. O, s. 3.
The OKA version of the Scope of Practice is as follows and is essentially an enhanced version of the official scope:
The practice of Kinesiology is the assessment of movement, performance and function and the rehabilitation, prevention and management of disorders to maintain, rehabilitate or enhance movement, performance and function, in the areas of sport, recreation, work, exercise, and activities of daily living.