Claire Irvine

Specialist physiotherapist in Paediatric Physiotherapy. Claire has worked in various in-patient and community neurological settings both in the NHS and privately. She has a particular interest in working with children with developmental delay and complex neurological conditions, such as cerebral palsy and acquired brain injuries.

Claire has excellent interpersonal and communication skills and is able to adapt her communication to suit the needs of the child and family.

Claire has completed the Hannon course and studied sign language to a basic level. Claire is Bobath trained and is highly specialised in the area of neurological disability both in the fields of adult and paediatric care. She has a keen interest in 24-hour postural management and is adapt at providing functional positions to enhance a child’s ability and engagement in activities of daily living.

Claire has a wide experience of working in conjunction with other therapists and children’s services to provide a high quality service to children and their families. Claire is compassionate, imaginative and forward thinking in her practice and understands the important of engaging children in their therapy to achieve long-term goals.

Location

Tots2Teens Children's Physiotherapy, Uplands Drive, Fence, Burnley, BB12 9EQ.