MSc, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy. MNZSP, MNZCP (Cardio-respiratory), MCSP (UK), MICSP (Ireland)
MHPrac, Grad Dip Physiotherapy (UK) MNZSP
Sarah completed her training in Physiotherapy in London in 1988 and specialised in Paediatric Physiotherapy in 1990. She has gained experience in all aspects of Paediatric Physiotherapy but has specialised in respiratory paediatric care since 1992. During 15 years of working at Starship hospital in Auckland she specialised in the treatment of children and young people with breathing disorders including those in intensive care and those with cystic fibrosis, asthma, bronchiectasis and breathing pattern dysfunction.
Sarah has lectured extensively in her field both at a post graduate and under graduate level and has recently completed her Masters of Health Practise. She has published a number of journal articles specialising in airway clearance, HIV AIDS and professional supervision.
She is currently employed part time as the Clinical Centre Leader for Waitemata District Health Board as well as lecturing nationally on Breathing Pattern dysfunction and Professional Supervision.
She is registered with the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand and a member of Physiotherapy New Zealand and of the national physiotherapy respiratory special interest Group of NZ.