Sandra HartleySenior Lecturer/Exams Officer

Specialist Areas

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Pain Management, Personal and Professional Development

Research Interests

Health promotion, active ageing, long term conditions, physical activity.

Professional Body Membership and Activity

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Health Professions Council
Higher Education Academy

Research Outputs

Journal Articles

Hartley S, Stockley R. (2012) "It's more than just physical therapy: reported utilization of physiotherapy services for adults with neuromuscular disorders attending a specialist centre", Disability & Rehabilitation, Early Online
doi: 10.3109/09638288.2012.691940

Hartley S., Goodwin P.C., Goldbart J. 2011. "Experiences of attendance at a neuromuscular centre: perceptions of adults with neuromuscular disorders" Disability and Rehabilitation, vol.33, no.12, pp.1022-1032
issn: 0963-8288 doi: 10.3109/09638288.2010.520812

Conference Presentations

Hartley, S., Yeowell, G. & Brown, L. (2012) "Exercise Support Groups: Maximising Participation for Community-Living Older Adults", Research Institute for Health and Social Change 8th Annual Conference, Manchester, UK, 2-3 July

Current Teaching Input

Musculoskeletal, Neurology, Research, Learning Skills

Other Responsibilities

Head of Programme/ Examination Officer MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)
Sandra Hartley

Research Centre

Health, Rehabilitation and Psychology


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