November 25, 2015

Certifications

Qualifications:

  • MSc Sport and Exercise Science
  • BSc Applied Biology (1st Class Honours)
  • Functional Diagnostic Medicine (FMU Certification)
  • Hompes Method Functional Medicine Master Practitioner
  • C.H.E.K. Practitioner Level 1
  • PICP. Poliquin Strength and Conditioning Coach L1
  • PICP. BioSignature Technician L1
  • PICP. Poliquin Instant Muscle Strengthening Techniques.
  • Primal Move Instructor
  • Advanced Certified Metabolic Typing Advisor (CMTA L2)
  • Bowen Technique Therapist (Structural Integration)
  • Kinesio Taping KT2 Advanced
  • P.G.C.E. Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching Post-Compulsory Education
  • CYQ L3 Cert in Assessing in the Active Leisure Industry
  • BAWLA Sports Leader Certificate
  • OCR L2 Gym Instructor
  • Emergency First Aid (CPR)

Publications, Presenting and Roles:

  • Lecturer in Sports Science at Gateshead Sports Academy.
  • Chronic Pain Management Team NIHP / NHS team member.
  • Author of the ‘Climbing Conditioning Program’.
  • Author of the ’90-Day Half Marathon Conditioning Program’.
  • Author of ‘Functional Health and Performance” Column in North East newspaper ‘The Journal’, 2006 – 2008.
  • Author of ‘Functional Health and Performance’ Column Online at JournalLive, 2008 – 2010.
  • ‘Bowen, Corrective Exercise and Nutrition’ lecture at Bowen North Regional Interest Group.  NIHP 2009.
  • Author of ‘In the Mix – Integrating Bowen and Corrective Exercise for Sports Injuries’. In ‘In Touch’, Journal of The BTPA. Spring 2011, Issue 36.
  • Winter Series ‘Climbing Conditioning Workshops’ at Durham Climbing Centre. October 2010 to March 2011.
  • ‘Climbing Conditioning’ lecture at Northern Integrative Health Practice. November 2009.
  • Contributor to ‘Essential Training Tips’ in Climber Magazine.

CPD Training:

  • Z-Health Vision Gym
  • Integral Anatomy Human Dissection Studies Workshop, Gil Hedley, 5-Day.
  • Integral Anatomy Volume 1: Skin and Superficial Fascia.
  • Integral Anatomy Volume 2: Deep Fascia and Muscle.
  • Integral Anatomy Volume 3: Cranial and Visceral Fascia.
  • H Pylori Seminar, Dave Hompes Clinical Nutrition.
  • Functional Medicine Secrets, Dave Hompes Clinical Nutrition.
  • Sports Injury and Medicine Conference, Manchester.
  • NHS Information Governance Training.
  • Bowen Sports Injuries Level 1
  • Bowen Conference 2010 and 2015
  • C.H.E.K. Program Design
  • C.H.E.K. Scientific Core Conditioning
  • C.H.E.K. Scientific Back Training
  • C.H.E.K. Advanced Program Design
  • C.H.E.K. Equal But Not The Same – Training Females
  • C.H.E.K. Flatten Your Abs Forever
  • UKSCA, Olympic Lifts Workshop
  • Gary Gray, Functional Digest Volume 1.3  The Mostability Shoulder.
  • Gary Gray, Fast Function Series, Strength and Power.

Associations:

  • Functional Medicine University (FMU)
  • CHEK Institute
  • PICP – Poliquin International Certification Program
  • UKSCA – UK Strength and Conditioning Association (working towards accreditation)
  • ECBS – European College of Bowen Studies
  • BTPA – Bowen Therapy Professional Association
  • Healthexcel – Founders of Metabolic Typing (R)