Brigitte represented her country as an international gymnast. She qualified in 1981 with a Diploma in Physiotherapy from Coventry University. Brigitte then moved back to her native Norway and worked in the main orthopaedic hospital in Oslo for one year and spent two years working in an independent sports injury clinic.
She returned to England in 1984 and set up the Outpatient clinic at the Spire Hospital, Harpenden. Her own independent clinic, Physio Vineyards, was set up in 1986 and has been running ever since.
Brigitte is a member of the CSP, AACP, Physio First and the ACPSM. She trained with the BCPA and attained Pilates teaching qualifications in 2001.
Her special interests are muscle imbalance and Pilates rehabilitation. She treats all musculoskeletal injuries including sports injuries and uses acupuncture. She also has an advanced CPD portfolio.