Since graduating from the Australian Catholic University with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Emily’s experience extends to a variety of areas. As a physiotherapist, Emily began her career at Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick. Gaining acute skills in areas of paediatric cardiorespiratory, intensive care, orthopaedics, musculoskeletal and general outpatients. Emily has always known working alongside children was where her future would lie, striving to help children of all ages and abilities achieve their full potential.
In addition to her clinical skills, Emily is also a qualified dance teacher who is dedicated to creating a world where dance is more accessible to children with additional needs. Emily has 10 years’ experience as a dance teacher and over 20 years as a dancer herself. She is a Registered Dance Teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance having completed her Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies in 2015 and has consistently taught at several elite studios in Sydney.
Emily also holds several other dance specific qualifications including a Professional Award in Adult Dance Practice and is a ‘Silver Swans’ Licensee both through the Royal Academy of Dance. She has completed Advanced level ‘Dance for Parkinson’s Disease’ teacher training advancing her qualifications in making dance accessible for adults with conditions such as Parkinson’s Disease of Multiple Sclerosis. As a certified teacher of the ‘Rhythm Works Integrative Dance’ program, she is also developing the accessibility of dance for children with additional needs.