Meet The Team

Clare Fraser

MSc MCSP BBTA

Founder and clinical lead specialist neurological physiotherapist, bobath tutor

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 1989 from Liverpool University
  • Worked in a variety of acute and rehab hospital settings around UK and Australia
  • Has specialised within the area of neurological rehabilitation since 1993
  • Founder and Clinical Lead at TherapyMatters
  • Has a clinical education role within the TherapyMatters team
  • Is a Bobath Tutor and regularly teaches clinical courses to therapists at an undergraduate and post graduate level within the NHS and private clinics, in the UK and abroad.

Clare is a current member of the following organisations:

  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Association of Chartered Physiotherapists interested in Neurology (ACPIN)
  • PhysioFirst – Physiotherapists involved in Private Practice special interest group
  • British Bobath Tutors Association (BBTA)
  • International Bobath Instructors Training Association (IBITA)

Siân Rowlands

BSc (HONS) MCSP, PgCert

Director and specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Physiotherapy BSc(Hons) degree qualification from Cardiff University in 2013
  • Worked in a variety of acute, rehabilitation and community hospital settings within Wrexham Maelor, Arrowe Park and Clatterbridge hospitals with over 5 years experience in the National
    Health Service. Whilst acting in a senior role, completed the University of Liverpool Clinical Educators Course in September 2017
  • Completed PgCert qualification in Neurological Rehabilitation at Keele University working at a Masters level in 2017
  • Specialised in area of neurological rehabilitation in 2018 at TherapyMatters

Siân is a current member of the following organisations:

  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Other accreditations:

  • Advancing Clinical Practice: The Foot as the Foundation of Bipedalism, Creating Balance, Locomotion and Upper Limb Function – November 2023
  • Advanced Bobath Course in 2021
  • Advancing Clinical Practice: Functional Recovery of the Upper Limb and Hand – September 2020
  • Basic Bobath Course in 2018/19
  • Management of Functional Neurological Disorder June 2019
  • Introductory Bobath Modules 2018
  • Trauma First Aid with South West Physio 2014
  • Complete Taping Course – November 2013
  • British Sign Language (level 1) – June 2013

Lauren Mason

BSc (HONS) MCSP

Director and specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2014 from Sheffield Hallam University.
  • Started work as a physiotherapist in Aintree Hospital in Liverpool, and worked here for 1 year before then moving to the Countess of Chester Hospital for a further 3 years. Completed several band 5 & band 6 rotations at the Countess before wanting to specialise in neurological physiotherapy.
  • Started working at TherapyMatters in 2018 and specialised within the area of neurological and complex rehabilitation.
  • Has completed many Bobath courses, to an Advanced Level, to maintain CPD portfolio both within the clinic and externally.Lauren is a current member of the following organisations:
  • Charted Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Nicola Harris

BSc (HONS) MCSP

Specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2019 from Keele University.
  • Completed level 3 sports massage and kinesiology taping qualifications as an undergraduate.
  • Worked in a variety of specialised areas at Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, including: stroke and neurological rehabilitation, elderly care, respiratory medicine and intensive care, and MSK outpatients.
  • Joined the TherapyMatters team in 2021 and specialised in neurological and complex rehabilitation.
  • Completed the Bobath introductory modules and Basic Bobath course in 2022.

Nicola is a current member of the following organisations:

  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Charlotte Everton

BSc (HONS) MCSP

Specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2016 from Sheffield Hallam University
  • Worked in a variety of specialities in the NHS, including Stroke Rehabilitation, intensive care, A&E, MSK outpatients and rehabilitation.
  • Specialised in neurological rehabilitation since 2019 and has worked at TherapyMatters since 2022
  • Has completed post graduate specialist training in neurological rehabilitation
  • Completed Introduction to the Bobath Concept modules in 2023
  • Qualified as a Level 1 and Level 2 fitness instructor

Charlotte is a current member of the following organisations:

  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Registered with the Health Care Professionals Council (HCPC)

John Buchan

BSc (HONS) MCSP

Specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2013 from Keele University
  • Specialised in neurological rehabilitation on graduation and worked at the Neurotherapy Centre in Saltney, Chester.
  • Worked in a variety of specialities in the NHS, including Stroke Rehabilitation, Community Rehabilitation, Intensive Care, Accident & Emergency department, Musculoskeletal outpatients, Orthopaedics and Trauma.
  • Has worked at TherapyMatters since 2022
  • Has completed post graduate specialist training in neurological rehabilitation.
  • Completed Introduction to the Bobath Concept modules in 2023.

John is a current member of the following organisations:

  • Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • Registered with the Health Care Professionals Council (HCPC)

Helen Mayne

Practice Manager

Emma Harper

BSc (HONS) MCSP

Specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Graduated from University of Central Lancashire (UcLan) in 2015.
  • Completed rotations in teaching hospitals in Leeds and Liverpool, including: Trauma and Orthopaedics, Respiratory and ITU care, Musculoskeletal Outpatients, Community Rehabilitation, Neurological rehabilitation, and Major Trauma.
  • Following a period in private Orthopaedic practice completed Band 6 posts in Major Trauma, Elderly Medicine and Community based Rehabilitation team, including neurological conditions and rehabilitation.
  • Prior to joining TherapyMatters worked as a Senior Physiotherapist within Trauma and Orthopaedics at Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt.
  • Professional development has included role as a CSP union representative and a range of CPD courses in musculoskeletal and post operative care, pain management and balance rehabilitation
  • Member of Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP)

Eleanor Milosevic

Specialist neurological physiotherapist

  • Qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist from Keele University in 2019
  • Worked in the Neurotherapy Centre in Saltney as a newly qualified Physiotherapist for 18 months, treating a variety of neurological conditions which fired my interest in neurological rehabilitation.
  • Since then I worked on a general rehabilitation ward in the Shropshire Community Trust and as a Band 6 community physiotherapist with the Manchester University Foundation Teaching
    Trust. As a community physiotherapist, I treated pathologies including OA, stroke, Parkinson’s, FND to name a few.
  • Joined the Therapy Matters Team in March 2024 and have completed both the introductory and Basic Bobath modules.
  • Member of the CSP and HCPC organisations.