Helen Llewellyn, Course Director

Helen Llewellyn

Course Director

As a Senior Lecturer within the School of Health, Helen currently teaches on the BSc and MSc Sports and Exercise Therapy programmes. She is involved in all levels of study from 4-7, and currently modules leads on Level 4 Skills for Sports and Exercise Therapy and level 7 Practice Placement. Helen is also the placement coordinator for the BSc and MSc programmes.

In addition to her work in higher education, Helen is also a level 3 Pilates instructor.

Current Teaching

Helen currently delivers on the following modules:

  • Human movement and function 1 and 2
  • Preparation for practice in Sports and Exercise Therapy
  • Skills for Sports and Exercise Therapy
  • Assessment of the Athlete
  • Evidence Based Rehabilitation in Sport
  • Placement in Sport and Exercise Therapy

Research Interests

Helen has published research in the area of Pilates and Low Back Pain. She combines her roles as a sports therapist and exercise practitioner to develop her research interests in physical activity and health.

Helen Llewellyn, Course Director

Selected Outputs

  • Llewellyn H; Winter A; Francis P (2018) Does Eccentric Hamstring Training Improve Speed and Jump Performance in Team Sports: A Systematic Review. In: Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Conference, 11 May 2018, Plymouth Marjon University.

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  • Llewellyn H (2016) The effect of a Pilates exercise programme on perceived functional disability and pain associated with non-specific chronic low back pain. In: Sports Therapy Organisation, 6 May 2016, University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth, UK.