About

evolve Rehabilitation & Therapy

Simone Passeri

MSc Sports Therapist

Simone is a qualified Sports Therapist and a member of the UK Society for Sports Therapists. Over the years Simone has worked with amateur, semi-professional, and professional athletes looking for rehabilitation and restoration of performance levels, and clients from all walks of life who are experiencing pain, discomfort and a loss of function.

Sports therapy is used for the prevention and rehabilitation of acute and chronic injuries. Simone utilises a variety of therapeutic techniques to help clients achieve their goals, whether this be professional athletes returning to sport, or people wishing to regain function and pain-free movement. Some techniques that Simone uses are sports massage, manipulation and mobilisation, ultrasound, postural therapies, directed exercises, and kinesiology taping.

Outside of work Simone can usually be found in one of many outdoor athletic pursuits. He enjoys running, skiing, climbing and cycling, and is an avid hiker. Simone has walked routes in England, Wales and Italy, in addition to climbing mountains in Italy and in Iran. When staying local Simone likes to train in the gym and play football.

  • 2023 in progress – MSc Physiotherapy
  • 2022 – Motivational Interviewing Introductory and Intermediate
  • 2022 – Pitchside Trauma, UEFA Football Doctor Education Program
  • 2021 –  FHT Accredited Acupuncture and Dry Needling Foundation Course
  • 2021 – MSc Sports Therapy, Buckinghamshire New University
  • 2020 – FA Level 3 Emergency Medical First Aid (EMFAIF)
  • 2018 – Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilisation (DNS), Prague School of Rehabilitation
  • 2018 – Anatomy Trains in Motion, Anatomy Trains
  • 2015 – Evidence Based Injury Prevention in Runners, PhysioUK
  • 2015 – Sports and Kinesiology Taping
  • 2014 – Specialist Exercise Instructor Level 4 Cardiac Qualification, BACPR
  • 2012 – BSc Sports Sciences, University of Cassino, Italy
  • 2009 – Personal Trainer, CONI
  • 2008 – Sports Massage, CONI
  • 2008 – Mezieres Method Postural Therapy, JMC Formations
  • 2005 – Athletic Trainer, CONI-CSEN
  • Society of Sports Therapy – full member
  • CIMSPA Indemnity Insurance
  • Current full enhanced DBS certificate
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapists – student member
Simone Passeri Sports Therapist in Oxford

Dr Clare Churchman

Clinical Psychologist and Sports Psychologist

Clare is an HCPC dual registered Clinical Psychologist and Sports Psychologist. She has been working in the field of psychology for 20 years in both NHS and private practice, and she is a Chartered member and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. 

Over her career Clare has worked with a variety of people, from children and adults with significant mental health needs to athletes looking to use psychological techniques to improve performance. Clare has training and experience in several psychological approaches and uses Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) and motivational interviewing most widely. 

Clare works with athletes who are looking to psychologically enhance their performance, as well as those who feel stuck, for example held back by anxiety and a lack of confidence. In addition, her expertise in mental health enables her to work with athletes who are struggling with clinical mental health problems and emotional difficulties, which may or may not be related to their sporting performance. 

Clare is a proficient leader with a PGCert in Healthcare Leadership and experience of designing, developing and leading healthcare services. She is experienced in consultation, supervision, and reflective practice facilitation. Clare works with organisations and teams to support the development of psychological flexibility and safety. 

  • 2023 in progress – Associate Fellowship in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, Albert Ellis Institute
  • 2021 PGCert in Healthcare Leadership, Oxford Brookes University
  • 2015 Psychologist as Expert Witness Training, British Psychological Society
  • 2014 Clinical Psychology Supervisor Training, University of Oxford
  • 2009 Advanced Training Course in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
  • 2007 Primary Training Course in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
  • 2007 Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, University of Birmingham,
  • 2001 MSc Sport Psychology, Liverpool John Moores University
  • 2000 BSc (Joint Hons) Psychology and Sport Science, University of Birmingham
  • Health Professions Council Registration: PYL05093 Practitioner Psychologist (Clinical & Sport)
  • British Psychological Society Member
    • Member of Sport Psychology Division
    • Member of Special Group in Coaching Psychology
  • Full indemnity insurance with Towergate
  • Current full enhanced DBS certificate.
  •  International Association for REBT (IAREBT)
Dr Clare Churchman Sports Psychologist in Oxford

Jack Andrews

MSc Sports Therapist

Jack is a qualified Sports Therapist and a member of the UK Society for Sports Therapists. Jack has a BSc degree in Clinical Exercise Science and experience of exercise prescription and running cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation classes as well as functional movement assessment and gait analysis. He is also a qualified personal trainer.  Since qualifying as Sports Therapist, Jack has worked as a senior MSK clinician in the NHS, as well as sports therapy clinics supporting individual athletes and providing pitch side first aid cover for sports teams.  

2021 – MSc Sports Therapy, Buckinghamshire New University 

2020 – FA Level 3 Emergency Medical First Aid (EMFAIF)

  • Society of Sports Therapy – full member
  • Society of Sports Therapy Indemnity Insurance
  • Current full enhanced DBS certificate

Charlotte Hopper

MSc Sports Therapist

Charlotte is a qualified Sports Therapist and a member of the UK Society for Sports Therapists. She has a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Bath and an MSc in Sports Therapy from Buckinghamshire New University. Charlotte has been a high-performance swimmer and whilst at Bath she worked with the performance squad providing strength and conditioning and rehabilitation to prepare them for national events. Since qualifying, Charlotte has been working as a Senior MSK Clinician within the NHS, and is the head therapist for Virginia Water Football Club and assistant therapist for Oxford University Women’s Rugby team. She also guest lectures on Sports Therapy degrees. She enjoys attending the gym, plays high level mixed Netball and loves to travel. 

2021 – MSc Sports Therapy, Buckinghamshire New University 

2021 – FA Level 3 Emergency Medical First Aid (EMFAIF)

2019 – BSc Sport and Exercise Science, Bath University

  • Society of Sports Therapy – full member
  • Society of Sports Therapy Indemnity Insurance
  • Current full enhanced DBS certificate