Tara Anson BSc Hons,
MCSP, HPC reg, ITEC dip
Tara graduated with a BSc (Hons) from St. Georges Hospital
Medical School, London in 2003 and has worked in the NHS, with various
sports clubs and in private practice. Before embarking on a career in
Physiotherapy, Tara gained qualifications in Massage, Aromatherapy,
Reflexology, Sports Therapy and Sports Massage. She also worked as a
Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer for Greenwich Leisure.
In 1998, Tara worked with the Armed Forces, delivering sports
therapy and rehabilitation at the Woolwich Barracks. It was during this
time, she became intrigued with injuries to the musculo-skeletal system
caused by sport and decided to further her career with a degree in
Physiotherapy. She has since worked very closely with both amateur and
professional athletes including international boxers, tennis players,
basketball players and golfers, national rugby clubs, athletic clubs and
local fun run competitors.
April Harris BSc Hons, MCSP, HPC reg
April graduated in 2005 from the University of Brighton. She
went on to work in Canterbury, Sidcup and Bromley before setting up
Touchline with fellow Physio Tara. April has worked in a variety of settings
within the South East, from NHS Hospitals and Primary Care Trusts to Private
Clinics and GP Surgeries. She specialises in spinal conditions, joint
problems and chronic pain, using a hands on approach, often combined with
Acupuncture, to relieve pain and restore function and mobility.
During her time as a Physio, April has lead spinal clinics,
rehabilitation classes, hydrotherapy sessions and education seminars to name
but a few, and regularly gives talks to GP's and medical staff about
April's personal interests include horse riding and skiing,
but her main passion is Physiotherapy, and so she regularly attends clinics
and seminars from lecturers around the globe to ensure that her treatment
techniques and advice are as current as possible.