Prior to moving into a management role at Plumtree, Cathy worked as a paediatric physiotherapist for almost 20 years, and has a particular interest in playgroups, vision impairment, community inclusion and play-based therapy. She has worked in a range of not-for-profit and private settings as a physiotherapist, including facilitating the Explorer’s Playgroup at Plumtree for over 10 years and running her own private practice.
Cathy has developed and delivered training to other therapists in the area of motor development and vision impairment through the Australian Physiotherapy Association and other organisations.
Cathy has a strong commitment to Plumtree’s values of working in partnership with families to empower them and their children to lead full lives in their community.
Qualification: Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)