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Physical Therapists

Jennie Sheehan, MCSP

Physical Therapist
Clinical Specialist Paediatric Physiotherapist in Neuromuscular Disorders
Evelina London Children's Hospital
Physiotherapy Department
Lambeth Palace Road
London, United Kingdom

Jennie Sheehan is a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in Neuromuscular Disorders with over 30 years of experience in paediatrics, in acute and community NHS. Her main area of expertise is in Paediatric Neuromuscular Disorders (NMD) including Muscular Dystrophy, SMA, CMT and less common myopathies and neuropathies and she continues this specialist work in the NHS. She has lectured in this field both nationally and internationally and had publications in the field.

Jennie is HCPC registered and a member of APCP. She also has a qualification in yoga (British Wheel of Yoga) and uses some modified yoga, where appropriate, in treatment programmes.


Representative Publication:

Aquatic therapy for children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a pilot feasibility randomised controlled trial and mixed-methods process evaluation

Aquatic therapy for boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD): an external pilot randomised controlled trial

Development of a functional assessment scale for ambulatory boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy