About Us Our People Therapy Team Kirsty Shepherd - South East Specialist Paediatric Physiotherapist Kirsty completed her physiotherapy degree in 2012 at Brunel University. Kirsty started working at Colchester United Football Club where she was a paediatric physiotherapist for the Academy Team. Kirsty focused on injury prevention, pitch side management for acute injuries and she developed personal rehabilitation programmes for children with injuries. Kirsty also worked within the NHS at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals, where she completed her rotations and became part of the on call service for the Paediatric Department. Kirsty joined the Brainwave team at the South East Centre in 2015.