Robin McKenzie Institute Canada
Centre for Postgraduate Study in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy® (MDT)

The sanctioned provider of training and certification in the McKenzie Method® of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy® (MDT), a comprehensive and scientifically proven assessment and classification system that efficiently and effectively identifies the best treatment solution for back, neck and extremity problems. Patients suffering from these ailments can use the "Find a Provider" tool at the top of our website to locate a McKenzie Institute certified clinician (e.g. Physiotherapist, Chiropractor or Doctor) in their local area.

Robin McKenzie

Robin Anthony McKenzie, Physiotherapist and founder of the McKenzie Institute, the McKenzie Method® of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy® (MDT), passed away on May 13, 2013. Click on Robin's picture to view a video of clinicians from around the world as they reflect on the physical therapy revolution started by this incredible visionary and trailblazer. The McKenzie Institute and its branches around the world continue Robin's legacy by providing the McKenzie MDT courses and certification program to Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Doctors and other medical professionals.

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2024 McKenzie Institute Conference - Research Fun Run


Support the Mission of IMDTRF which is to fund original research worldwide that contributes to the body of evidence related to MDT such as its usefulness and limitations, by participating in the 2024 4th Research Fun Run on Saturday August 10th at 6:30am starting in from of the Westin Ottawa.

With participating in the run, you support this important work. Signing up is simple! Consider forming a team or participating as an individual.

Sign up using the link below:

MICANADA Online AUDIT SPECIAL $150.00 - $200.00


Do you need to take a course to maintain your continuing education compliancy? Or, do you want to get back on the McKenzie referral list? Or, has it been a while since you took a course and you want to get up-to-speed with all the changes and research? Whatever the reason, this AUDIT special offers the perfect solution! Beginning immediately, MICanada will offer a special audit rate on any A through D courses that are offered fully online. This special rate is only available to Canadian clinicians currently practicing in Canada that have previously taken the course type that they are registering to attend. This special is only offered on fully online courses and available spaces at the special rate will be limited on each course, so please register early. We are currently offering a fully online Part A starting on July 7th, 2024. The cost is $150.00 for members with a PRO PLAN and $200.00 for others wishing to audit. The regular audit rate for this course is $350.00. Clinicians attending on an audit rate are expected to attend the entire course to realize the contact hours/credit for the course.

Upcoming Events
Find one of our educational courses near you.

Start Date Type Location Registration
Sep 10, 2024 MDT Workshop Classification / Clinical Reasoning Workshop, Online** VERY LIMITED
Sep 21, 2024 Part C Ottawa (Orleans), ON** OPEN
Sep 28, 2024 Part A Kelowna, BC** OPEN
Sep 28, 2024 Part A Montreal, QC** VERY LIMITED
Oct 5, 2024 MDT Workshop Clinical Reasoning Workshop, Online** OPEN

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