Name: Lauren Dobson
Title: Sports & Soft Tissue Therapist
Bio: Lauren has been a graduate sports therapist from Edge Hill University since 2014. She has worked with a variety of professional sportsmen and women and has been with Function Jigsaw since August 2015. Lauren specialises in soft tissue work, muscle energy techniques and sports rehabilitation. Since working in Sports Therapy, Lauren has worked with county rugby and cricket, professional and amateur rugby union, professional rugby league and various sporting events across the country. Lauren has taken a real interest in deep tissue massage, injury assessment and injury prevention working in a clinical environment during the week and leading a pitch-side role on the weekend with Oakham RUFC.
Specialist Areas of Treatment: Injury Prevention, Injury Assessment, Soft Tissue Massage, Muscle Energy Techniques, Sports Taping, Long-term Rehabilitation
Worked With: Leicestershire County Ladies and Men’s Rugby Team, Leicestershire County U18s Girls Rugby, St Helens Rugby League, Oakham Rugby Club, Leicestershire County Cricket Club, Fury Boxing Camp, Lancashire 1st Hockey Team
Education: BSc Sports Therapy, VTCT Level 4 Sports Massage