BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, RGU, Aberdeen, Scotland
Masters (Hons) Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, AUT, Auckland, NZ
Pg Cert Health Science Western Acupuncture, AUT, Auckland, NZ
APA Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
Physiotherapist with over 20 years’ experience in the Occupational Health & Musculoskeletal setting having worked in the UK, NZ and Australia. Her experience within this area is comprehensive from strategic client prevention interventions through to rehabilitation for individual clients/employees. Amanda is passionate about delivering high quality care to individuals and organizations alike. Industry exposure includes Healthcare, Mining, Oil & Gas, Logistics & Government departments.
Amanda is committed to helping patients achieve an early sustainable return to work and functional activities. This is achieved by effective communication and utilizing best practice to empower the patient in their home or work environment to actively manage their injury. Using a collaborative style along with an excellent knowledge of musculoskeletal disorders, psychosocial factors, liaising with each stakeholder involved to help patients set goals (SMART) optimizing return to function and work.
Specific services provided:
- Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Treatment & Management
- Exercise Rehabilitation
- Pain Management
- Functional Capacity Assessment
- Functional Capacity Evaluation (PWPE trained)
- Injury Management & Return to Work Planning
- Onsite services: job profiling and injury prevention training
Amanda loves the outdoors, is a keen skier, hockey player and runner and enjoys spending time with her family & chocolate Labrador Mango!