Alida Sheather graduated in 2017 from AUT with a BHSc (Physiotherapy). She will be continuing her studies in PGdip (Musculoskeletal) next year and furthering her knowledge in Pilates reformer based courses. She has been involved with football and netball teams and has a passion for sports in general.
Alida will be working with the Glenfield Rovers women's football team this year. Recently she has been involved in a wide range of different sports herself, with a keen interest in cricket and swimming.
She has a passion for working with a range of different injuries and believes in the best care for her patients.» View details
Anna Barlow graduated in 2004 from AUT and completed her post graduate qualifications in PGD (Musc) in 2006 and Western Acupuncture in 2007.
She has a qualification in Pilates and teaches individual and group Pilates sessions. She specializes in sports injuries, specifically women’s football injuries. She is heavily invloved in mentoring and in-house training of all the staff at Roalnd Jeffery Physiotherapy.
Anna works with the Senior NZ Women’s Football team (Football Ferns) and has attended the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as their lead physiotherapist. » View details
Carly Ellis graduated Otago University with a Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 2013. She has completed a course in Dry Needling, as well as her level one and two certificates in Functional Movement Screening (FMS). Carly recently graduated with a Post-graduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy.
Carly specialises in sports injuries and has a keen interest in football and movement analysis. She has been working with the Glenfield Rovers Womens Premier football team since 2014 and has been working with Northern Womens football since 2017. » View details
Divashni graduated from AUT University in 2018 with a BHSc (Physiotherapy). She will be continuing her studies with a PGD in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. Divashni currently coaches rowing for age group level (Mount Albert Grammar School) and has a passion for treating rowing injuries.
She has been involved with football, netball and athletics. She enjoys all sports and has a desire for providing outstanding service to all athletes at all levels. » View details
Hamish graduated from AUT University in 2017 with a BHSc (Physiotherapy) and is currently completing a PGD (Musc). He is certified in Functional Movement Systems Levels 1 and 2. He is also taking a lead role in RJ Physio’s Football Performance Programme.
Hamish has a passion for strength and conditioning and treating sports specific injuries. Hamish has been involved in developing and undertaking ACL re-injury prevention testing here at RJP.
Hamish has a special interest in sports rehabilitation and has a passion for football. He has played football at a high level and has had previous experience working with the football teams.
Hamish is currently working with the Eastern Suburbs National League team, the Glenfield Rovers Premier Men's 1st team and works with clients on a daily basis at RJ Physio. » View details
Janina Aricheta graduated Otago University with a Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 2013. She has completed a certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy. Janina graduated with Post-graduate Diploma in Acupuncture in 2017. She is currently completing her post-graduate studies in Musculoskeletal physiotherapy.
Janina has special interest in musculoskeletal and sporting injuries with an extensive experience in football. Janina has worked with the Hamilton Wanderers in the national league, Samoan National Men’s Football team for the 2016 OFC Nations Cup in Papua New Guinea.
She was also the physiotherapist for the NZ Women’s National U17’s who finished third in the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay. Janina speaks fluent Tagalog.» View details
Joe O’Brien graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2017. Upon graduation Joe secured employment in professional football with Glasgow Rangers where he experienced working in a professional football environment. After the season had finished Joe then decided to relocate to New Zealand.
Joe was looking after Auckland City FC U19’s last season where they won the National youth league. Joe is passionate about providing the best service possible and is completing his FIFA Diploma in Football medicine, Functional movement screen (FMS) level 1 alongside dry Needling & manual therapy courses at AUT.
Having spent two years as professional footballer & represented Republic of Ireland on many occasions my passion lies with working with athletes and people from all sporting backgrounds. » View details