After training at Manchester Metropolitan University, Helen graduated in 2007 with a BSc (HONS) in physiotherapy. During her early career in the NHS she gained valuable experience in a variety of areas, including oncology, orthopaedic surgery, out-patient physiotherapy and rehabilitation. She then moved to a private hospital in the Manchester area, specialising in orthopaedic surgery and musculoskeletal conditions. At the same time, she worked at a semi-professional rugby club, gaining four years’ valuable experience of sports injuries and musculoskeletal conditions.
For the past few years, Helen has been working in private practice, gaining further experience in sports injuries, post operative orthopaedic surgery, as well as acute and chronic musculoskeletal problems affecting all age groups.
Helen is trained in acupuncture, Pilates and other sports massage and taping techniques, such as kinesio taping and sports strapping. She is a member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP) and has trained with the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates institute (APPI) in Pilates tuition.