Claire Soames our Degree Level Sports Therapist is now able to offer appointments in Horsham on a Thursday afternoon as well as in Cranleigh.
- Advanced Clinical Massage Therapist
- Great for relieving aches and pains, working out tight muscles and leaves you feeling looser, more flexible and ‘lighter’ in your muscles.
- Helps improve posture and addresses areas of injury and spasm
Claire graduated from the University of Hertfordshire with a BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy in 2009.
During her studies she took a one year placement in Australi and lived in Perth and worked in a sports injury and remedial massage clinic. This was a fantastic opportunity for her both personally and professionally. The hands on experience she gained was extremely beneficial and helped her develop as a therapist. She expanded her knowledge in assessing and treating both sporting and non-sporting injuries. During this time she observed many other therapists treating and acquired a keen interest in core stability.
Developing her interest of core stability she undertook training courses with the APPI, (The Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute) Matwork one and two course.
She has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of individuals from the general public to international athletes and is particularly interested in sporting injuries and rehabilitation however she also enjoys the variety of treating many different injuries.
As a Sports Therapist it is essential to continue developing your knowledge as healthcare approaches are ever changing. Claire has undertaken courses in cupping, taping and dry needling and wishes to continue her education further in order to expand her skills base and provide her clients with a treatment which is specific to their needs. In addition Claire is also accredited as a certified fitness instruction by the American College of Sports medicine.