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Monday to Friday: 9:00 – 5:30, Saturday: 9:00 – 12:00

Mathew Cousins – BSc (Hons) Ost, PGCert ICOA, Registered Osteopath

Mathew graduated from the British School of Osteopathy (now the University College of Osteopathy) in 1998 and has since worked at a variety of practices, in Hertfordshire and London.

During this time Mathew has developed an interest in the treatment and care of older adults, having spent time as one of the Alzheimer’s Societies Dementia Friends Champions, running dementia awareness sessions for adults and children. In 2018 Mathew completed a post-graduate qualification in the Integrated Care of the Older Adult and is an Allied Health Professional member of the British Geriatrics Society.

Between 2001-2007 Mathew was a clinical tutor and assessor at the British School of Osteopathy and The College of Osteopathic Trust. In 2015 Mathew returned to the UCO as a clinical tutor and lecturer, lecturing a number of subjects including care of the older adult, and is in the process of completing a post graduate teaching qualification.

Mathew was a board member of the British Osteopathic Association, which is now the Institute of Osteopathy, from 2000-2010 with two spells as President and Chairman (2002-2004 and 2008-2010), and remains a member.

We asked Mathew:

What do you love about your job?

As an educator watching my students grow and develop their own style of osteopathy. As a clinician working collaboratively with patients to empower them to be champions of their own health, through treatment and education.

What is your best piece of lifestyle advice?

Everything in moderation and keep as active as possible, “ We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” George Bernard Shaw.

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