Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) Physiotherapy 1988
Master of Science (M.Sc) Physiotherapy (Orthopaedics) 1998
Post-graduate Diploma in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy 1996
Caren has travelled extensively internationally & nationally with various sporting codes & multi-coded events over the years. She was a physiotherapist at 3 Olympic Games - Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 & Beijing 2008, Commonwealth Games, Melbourne 2006, All Africa Games - Johannesburg 1999, Nigeria 2003 & Algeria 2007, Maccabiah Games 2001 & 2005 in Israel, SA Womens Soccer team (Banyana Banyana), SA mens baseball team, referees, Rugby World Cup 1995, baseball Spring Training with the Atlanta Braves & Chicago White Sox 1997. Caren also lectures to post-graduate physiotherapists on Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy course (OMT) in Johannesburg & KwaZulu Natal, & on Sports Physiotherapy course.
She presented a taping workshop on Proprioceptive Neuromuscular taping at the South African Society of Physiotherapy Congress, Sept 2007. She is a guest lecturer on various other courses. She was a contributor & presenter on the Discovery Acute Low Back Pain programme. When not travelling and lecturing Caren works in private practice in Johannesburg.
Clare is a sports and Orthopaedic Manual Physiotherapist in private practice. She is a lecturer and examiner on the Sport physiotherapy course in Gauteng and a guest lecturer at UJ for Biokinetics students. She is a physiotherapist for the University of Johannesburg’s Rugby, Hockey, Netball, Soccer and rowing clubs as well as for training and injury prevention for the UJ Rugby and Soccer clubs. Clare is completing her MPhil in Sports Physiotherapy at UCT. She has presented numerous taping workshops and has developed her own style of taping techniques for sports injuries and orthopaedic conditions.
Dr Chris Yelverton is a dynamic and knowledgeable lecturer, and one of the few certified instructors in Dry Needling in South Africa. His vast experience in the field has won him the respect of both students and colleagues. We are delighted to present Chris to you, and it is a privilege to have him as a faculty member of Clinical Solutions.
M Tech Chiropractic (TWR) 2000;
Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Finance for Medical Professionals
Registered for post graduate diploma in sport chiropractic, FICS
Commitees & Membership:
Chairperson of the Allied Health Professions Council, 2016 to present
TWR Faculty Board Member, 2000-2004
TWR Ethics and Research Committee member, 2000-2004
University of Johannesburg Faculty Research Committee, 2005-present
University of Johannesburg Faculty Ethics Committee, 2005 – present
University of Johannesburg Faculty Higher Degrees Committee, 2005 - present
University of Johannesburg Faculty Academic Promotions Committee, 2005 – present
University of Johannesburg SENATE Member, 2005 – present
University of Johannesburg Faculty Quality Assurance Committee, 2006 – present
University of Johannesburg Faculty Management Committee, 2005 – present
Internship Committee for Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa Gauteng Co-ordinator, 2000 - 2001
UJ representative, 2001 – present
Standards Generating Body for Chiropractic, 2001-2006
Academic Advisory Committee Chairman for Chiropractic Programme UJ Council Education Committee Member for Allied Health Professions
Council of South Africa, 2008 - present