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 MDT, a scientifically proven assessment process that will identify the best treatment solution for back, neck and extremity problems.

Robin McKenzie

Robin Anthony McKenzie, founder of the McKenzie Institute and 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.

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2024 MDT Conference - Spring Special


SAVE USD $70.00 OFF the McKenzie Institute International Conference registration fee. Inspiring sessions, thought-provoking content, stimulating discussions, knowledge sharing, new friendships … this is what you can expect and more at The McKenzie Institute’s 15th International Conference in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy®. Register Today!

MDT Clinical Reasoning Workshop


Differential Classification: Join Eduardo Correa and Kalem Kachur, two Montreal-based Diploma MDT clinicians on Wednesday, May 15th at 7.00pm Eastern, to work your way through a complex case study.  The participants will analyze the information gathered throughout the History and Physical Examination and come to better understand how each piece of information gathered helps to make certain classifications more likely and others less likely. This workshop is the same workshop that ran in February 2023.

IMDTRF Grant Research Awards: Up to $50,000 USD


The Board of Directors of the International MDT Research Foundation (IMDTRF) would like to invite you to apply for a grant from the Foundation.  IMDTRF is calling for quality research applications examining the benefits and limitations of the Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) system as it relates to rehabilitation.  To date we have invested over US $280,000 in research projects.  Please click on the link provided for more details.

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 6th, 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
Apr 27, 2024 Part A Thornhill, ON** FULL
Apr 27, 2024 Part B Ottawa (Stittsville), ON** VERY LIMITED
May 11, 2024 Part A Ottawa (Orleans), ON** LIMITED
May 15, 2024 MDT Workshop Clinical Reasoning Workshop, Online** OPEN
May 25, 2024 Part A Edmonton, AB** OPEN

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