The Therapy Company
The Mill, St. Catherines Hospice
Lostock Hall, Preston
Accelerate Sports Therapy
The Therapy Company
261 Church Road
Lytham St. Annes
01253 781999 / 07764 477819
Accelerate Sports Therapy provides injury assessments, therapy and rehabilitation solutions to a range of professional and non-professional sports participants, and individuals suffering from general aches and pains.
Therapy is provided by Joanne Kirton, a fully qualified and insured graduate sports therapist who is based at The Therapy Company in St. Annes.
Delivering a professional and dedicated sports therapy service to individuals experiencing injury, Joanne uses a range of therapy modalities aimed at reducing symptoms, and to help patients to return to sport, or a normal daily lifestyle, within the safest and shortest time possible. Some of the therapies used include, sports massage, joint mobilisations, exercise therapy, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF), kinesiology taping, amongst others.
Sports therapy is suitable for those experiencing injury, whether participating in sport or not, and for those simply wanting therapy for maintenance as part of a healthy lifestyle.
Training, qualifications & experience
BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy
Member of the Society of Sports Therapists
Silver Member of The Sports Massage Association
Joanne graduated from Edge Hill University in 2012 with a first class honours degree in Sports Therapy; also achieving a Scholarship Award for Academic Excellence during her time at Edge Hill. On qualifying Joanne worked at Bounce Physiotherapy Clinic at Liverpool John Moore’s University & Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. She has developed her clinical expertise working with top level athletes from various backgrounds including international rugby, athletics, weightlifting, handball and dancing. Her private clients also include sports people from within professional boxing, mixed martial arts and GB wheelchair rugby. With a particular interest in Soft Tissue Therapy, Joanne provided support at the English Institute of Sport for Olympic and Paralympic athletes. More recently, she took on the role of Sports Therapist at Fylde Rugby Club.
Sports Massage - £30
Injury Assessment & Therapy - £35
Injury Rehabilitation - £35
Kinesiology Taping - from £10
I aim to get you back to full functional fitness and ready to tackle your daily challenges using a variety of up-to-date and evidence based therapies and exercise rehabilitation.
Whether your goal is to return to work, get back to recreational or competitive sport, or to simply find some relief from everyday aches and pains, we are committed to helping you achieve your goal in the safest and shortest time possible, whilst also helping you to prevent your injury from reoccurring in the future.
If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.
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