Musculoskeletal and Animal Physiotherapist

Dr Lesley Goff

Dr. Lesley Goff is a Musculoskeletal and Animal Physiotherapist, practicing in Queensland, Australia, and has completed her Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Exercise and Sports Science and Animal Physiotherapy as well as her PhD on the Kinematics and Morphology of the Equine Sacroiliac Joint.

Lesley has published her research in scientific journals, contributed to an Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery textbook, and is co-editor of the Animal Physiotherapy – Assessment Treatment and Rehabilitation of Animals, 2nd edition, 2016.

Her lectures to animal rehabilitation practitioners within Australia and internationally, and mentors and tutors Australian physiotherapists in musculoskeletal physiotherapy.

In addition, she teaches equine physiotherapy on the Veterinary Physiotherapy program through the University of Liverpool, UK, and is on the board of directors of the International Association of Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (IAVRPT).

In her spare time, Lesley enjoys triathlon, cycling, and dry-land sled dog racing with her family.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    CHAPTER ONE

    • Introduction and the science of taping

  • 2

    CHAPTER TWO

    • Applying Tape

  • 3

    CHAPTER THREE: Muscle taping

    • 1.1) Neck and forelimb – anatomy and taping

    • 1.2) Neck and forelimb – anatomy and taping

    • 2.) Pelvic and hindlimb – anatomy and taping

    • 3.) Back and trunk – anatomy and taping

  • 4

    CHAPTER FOUR

    • Tendon and Ligament taping

  • 5

    CHAPTER FIVE

    • Other taping

  • 6

    CHAPTER SIX

    • Concluding remarks