Finding common ground…

So I was going to write another blog ranting again about how batshit crazy our profession can be after I saw another ridiculous post on social media making some stupid claims. But I changed my mind. Instead, I thought I would try a different approach and see if I can find any common ground with those…

Manual Therapy SUCKS…

After recent events and discussions around negativity, critique, and confrontation I’ve thought long and hard about if it’s worth the time, effort, and no doubt aggravation this blog will create. However, after some consideration I’ve decided to go ahead, not to just piss off some overly optimistic happy clappers who think we should not ‘decry’…

Going down under…

I’m chuffed as a ‘baby roo with two pouches’ to announce that despite some bogan drongo’s best efforts to keep me out, I will be visiting Australia early next year for the first time in over a decade to talk, rant, rave about all things physio, especially around shoulders.  As some of you may know I…

Just breathe…

One of the things I keep getting asked about and that also appears to be getting more popular within physiotherapy is the use of breathing techniques and respiratory training for musculoskeletal conditions. Not having considered this much in my day to day practice I thought I would take a look at the role of breathing training…

The 10 best therapists…

One of my most popular posts is ‘the 10 worst therapists’ which highlights some of the common flaws and issues I see in the worst therapists across all the professions. However, I thought it’s time to look at the other side of the coin and discuss what are the 10 most common traits and attributes of the…