Shirin Modarresi, Sarah Janssen, Hoda Seens & Golale Modarresi

Pelvic floor rehabilitation is an essential field of healthcare that encompasses the assessment and treatment of various conditions such as pelvic pain and incontinence. To achieve optimal results, building rapport between the clinician and the patient is essential. This commentary discusses four key components of building an effective therapeutic relationship in this special patient population.

Rochelle C. Furtado & Christina Ziebart

There is a clear gap in practice when incorporating gender within the field of physiotherapy. The lack of training, research and resources have created a barrier and limited the care for transgendered and non-binary people. This commentary hopes to bring awareness and strategies of incorporating a gender inclusive approach to all aspects of physiotherapy: research, curriculum and practice.