Valerie is a Chartered Physiotherapist having studied at the University of Southampton from 2007-2011. Having previously spent many years as a physiotherapy assistant in the NHS, Valerie has worked in different specialist areas such as Orthopaedics, Burns and Plastics, Spinal Unit, Chronic Back Pain, Hand rehabilitation, and in the Community. She also worked for 2 seasons with Southampton Academy FC in 2009-10.
Since qualifying, she has worked in various private practices in Andover, Salisbury and Bristol along with working within GP practices both in Andover and Salisbury. Her role was to assess and treat a wide variety of injuries and problems pertaining to the musculoskeletal system. Alongside this Valerie continued working from her home clinic until 2016 when she moved to Salisbury FC.
Valerie is passionate about continued learning and development and keeps up-to-date with the latest in good practice and research as we can never know enough. She strives for making sure the service she provides is the best it can be.