Your Vital Career Mistake

Your Vital Career Mistake

Your Vital Career Mistake Posted By: Andy Barker It might be that dream first job… Perfect placement… Or even that next promotion that will give you more responsibility, more authority or more pay. Why is it that some people seem to get ‘lucky’ and get the...
Lessons Learned From England Rugby

Lessons Learned From England Rugby

Lessons Learned From England Rugby Posted By: Andy Barker If you are not learning you are not getting better. I have just got back from 4 weeks away with the England Rugby senior team for their ‘Summer Series’ tour with games against the USA and Canada. If...
The First Sign Your Skills Are Fading

The First Sign Your Skills Are Fading

The First Sign Your Skills Are Fading Posted By: Andy Barker I am currently away working with an International rugby team and in doing so I have reunited with another physio I last worked with over 10 years ago. We last worked together with a team like this when we...
Treat The Man Not The Scan

Treat The Man Not The Scan

Treat The Man Not The Scan Posted By: Andy Barker As a therapist you may send a patient or player that has been injured for a scan. This might be an ultrasound or MRI. MRI’s in particular are often seen as the ‘gold standard’ to make an accurate diagnosis but they...
Don’t Use Your Lack of Experience as an Excuse

Don’t Use Your Lack of Experience as an Excuse

Don’t Use Your Lack of Experience as an Excuse Posted By: Andy Barker It seems my comments last week have rattled a few therapists when I said that experience is not as important as you might think. My inbox was flooded with many more emails just like this. Some...