RICHARD NEWTON


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ass. Professor School of Physiotherapy Bond University - Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Lincoln Institute of Health Sciences 1984 - Master of Sports Physiotherapy
  • Griffith University 1999 - Awarded Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • "Sports Physiotherapist" Title 1999 - Level III Sports Physiotherapist
  • Australian Physiotherapy Association - Sports Physiotherapy Group 1991 - present

INVOLEVMENT WITH TEAMS AND ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Member of Australian Physiotherapy Association 1984 - Present
  • Member of Australian Physiotherapy Association
  • Sports Special Interest Group (Qld) 1986 - Present
  • Member of Sports Medicine Australia 1986 - Present

TEACHING AND LECTURING:

  • Asst. Professor Bond University
  • Clinical Supervisor for Doctor Of Physiotherapy Students....all year groups
  • Lecturer in Chronic Pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Patello Femoral Pain, Frozen Shoulder

SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY EXPERIENCE:

  • Physiotherapist - Southport Australian Rules Football Club 1987 - 1992
  • Physiotherapist - Brisbane Bears Football Club AFL 1989 - 1990
  • Physiotherapist - Consulting GC17/ Gold Coast Suns 2009 - 2010
  • Physiotherapist - Gold Coast Rollers NBL 1990 –1997
  • Physiotherapist - Gold Coast Cougars 1989
  • Physiotherapist - Gold Coast Breakers Qld.State League 1998, 2001 - Present
  • Physiotherapist - Southport Netball Association 1988 - 1989
  • Physiotherapist - Southport Surf Life Saving Club - World Titles 1988

PERSONAL INTERESTS AND SPORTING EXPERIENCES:

  • Current keen and competitive Age Group Triathlete
  • Australian Team Representative in 2009 and 2012 World Championships
  • Assistant Coach Surfers Paradise U16 Australian Rules Football Club
  • Dad to Harris and Maclane. Husband to Marie.

 

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