Victoria Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist Miriam Haustein

Miriam Haustein

We are pleased to welcome Miriam to our Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation team!

Miriam Haustein is a Registered Physiotherapist who completed her Masters of Science degree in Physiotherapy from Dalhousie University, Halifax. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Dalhousie University.

Miriam has experience working with patients with orthopedic injuries, however finds her passion in the world of pelvic floor rehabilitation and pelvic health. Her decision to focus in this area of practice stemmed from having worked in pre- and post natal care at the IWK Children’s hospital in Halifax and her awareness that treatment of the pelvic floor leads to a better quality of life.

Miriam has received post-graduate training in treating bowel and bladder incontinence for both males and females, pelvic organ prolapse, dyspareunia, vestibulodynia, Vulvodynia, lumbosacral dysfunctions and coccydynia. She has completed many post graduate courses in pelvic rehabiliation from Laura Werner and Marcy Dayan. Her approach emphasizes on listening to her patients’ individual needs and goals and creates a treatment plan with a focus on education, behavioural training, manual therapy and specific therapeutic exercises. She is passionate about providing support, treatment and guidance for your pelvic floor and core health. Miriam is currently also completing her certification for Functional Dry Needling.

The cost for an appointment with Miriam Haustein is $150/hour appointment and $75/30 min. appointment

Faraley Vander Schilden sports Physiotherapist Victoria BC

Faraley Vander Schilden

Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy



We are so pleased to have Faraley joining our clinic team!

Born and raised in Victoria, Faraley Vander Schilden graduated from the University of Victoria with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology in 2006, and then graduated Queen’s University in 2009 with a Master’s of Physical Therapy. During her time at UVIC, she was a varsity rower, winning three Canadian Championships, multiple golds at the Royal Canadian Henley, a place on the Canadian Junior National team in 2000, and 3rd place at the 2004 World U-23 Championships in Poland. After graduation, Faraley spent two seasons as the Lead Physiotherapist with the Oak Bay Castaway Wanderers Rugby Club. Faraley received her Diploma of Advanced Manual and Manipulative Therapy in 2014, as well as her certification in Chan Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (CGIMS) in 2015. She believes in providing patients with an in-depth understanding as to the nature of their injury, as well as the treatment choices she makes. This helps to augment her predominantly manual therapy and IMS-based treatment approach.

Faraley Vander Schilden is an experienced and Certified Gunn Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) Practitioner. She treats patients at our downtown Cook Street Victoria Physiotherapy clinic located at 308-1175 Cook Street, Victoria, BC, V8V 4A1.

Faraley is accepting new patients. To book an appointment with Faraley please call the downtown Cook Street Physiotherapy clinic at 250-381-9828.

Unfortunately, Faraley does not provide treatment for WorksafeBC claims.