Tania Amorim: Practitioner of the week

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Hi Tania, how are you this week? What do you do at Trinity Laban Health?

I’m a Physiotherapist here at Trinity Laban Health.

Tell us about your background? Have you always been a Physiotherapist? How did you get into it?

I have been a Physiotherapist since 2008; however I have a background in dance doing Ballet and Jazz for twenty years.  Since undergoing my Physiotherapy Degree I have gained an interest in injuries occurring in both dancers and musicians.

What are the three main benefits of the treatment?

  • Pain relief
  • Prevent injuries
  • Improve function and performance

What do you love about treating at Trinity Laban Health?

I enjoy working with dancers and musicians, being involved in the training and progress of students. We have a good health team here where we can work with both students and people of the community and general public.

Describe yourself in three words?

  • Friendly
  • Easily distracted
  • Committed

What is the best way to look after your body?

General exercise and being active. Yoga and Pilates are good ways to help the body.

What is your favourite ‘healthy’ food?

Fruit

If you could meet anyone who would it be?

The Dalai Lama

Finally…..tell us something interesting about yourself?

I’m interested in Cinema and photography.

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