Helen Beaton is a developmental paediatric physiotherapist. She has an extensive clinical background with preterm, term infants, children, adolescents & adults. She has worked at King Edward Memorial Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, State Child Development Centre and Disabilities Services.
Helen’s main clinical areas of expertise includes the assessment and provision of individualised early intervention services to preterm, term infants, toddlers, children and adolescents presenting with motor concerns. Using movement play, her clinical practice focuses on the development of core motor skills, posture, balance, mobility, movement coordination, that are essential requirements for exploration, play, learning, social relationships and participation in physical activities.
Helen is skilled and experienced in a variety of musculoskeletal, neurodevelopmental, motor coordination and rehabilitation techniques.
B App Sci (Physiotherapy) Curtin WA
Grad Dip Physiotherapy (Developmental Paediatrics) Curtin WA
Certificate in Advanced Sports Rehabilitation Manual Concepts Curtin WA
Diploma Women’s Health Obstetrics & Gynaecology Curtin WA
Cuveas Medek Practitioner -Level1 (trained by Ester Fink)
Certified Infant Massage Instructor
PhD Physiotherapy Research Candidate -Motor Development, University Notre Dame -Australia
Member Australian Physiotherapy Association (since 1981)