Graduating in 2007 from UUJ Catherine has worked in a variety of private clinics around Northern Ireland gaining experience in musculoskeletal, occupational, orthopaedics and sports physiotherapy. Her current focus and love is with our musculoskeletal and sporting populations, being involved with a variety of sporting teams and individuals in football, rugby & athletics.
Catherine is the Senior Physio for the NI Senior Ladies Football team and travels regularly with them for international matches, whilst also consulting with a team of physiotherapists for oversight of U19, U17 and U15 girl’s squads.
Catherine is one of the few accredited Sarah Key practitioners in the UK and has also completed her training in the Stott Pilates method & regularly teaches both classes and 1-1 sessions.
Her real sporting love lies however on the rugby field, and has seen her work alongside local school & club sides as well as within the Ulster rugby development teams. She is currently the lead physiotherapist at Malone RFC and is kept busy trying to keep these men fit and on the playing field.
IFA Senior Ladies Football Squad – European Championships 2012/13; 2015 WWC qualifying campaign (2013/2014); Cyprus Cup 2011/12/13
IFA Ladies Football U19 European championship 2011/12
Malone RFC 2013-present
Ulster Rugby U18 Schools / U19 / U20’s Interprovincial Championships 2012/13/14
Ulster Rugby U17/18 Youths Interprovincial Championships 2012/13/14
Ulster Rugby Ladies Interprovincial Championships 2011/2012/2013
Sullivan Upper School Rugby 2014 Schools Cup
Grosvenor RFC 2010-2013
Holywood RFC 2007-2010
Locum Soft Tissue therapist for Northern Ireland Athletics
Also worked with
Old Belvedere Rugby Club, AlL Ib
Clonakilty Rugby Club, AIL II
Member of Health Professions Council (HPC)
Member of Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP)
Member of Association of Chartered Physiotherapist interested in Sports Medicine (ACPSM)
Accredited Practitioner of Sarah Key Method (APSKM)