Chiropractor (GradDipPsychology, BSc (Hons), B Chiropractic (Dist), EEG Biofeedback Certification, FAAFN, MACA, MANSA, MISNR)
Dr. Francesca graduated from Murdoch University’s Chiropractic program (Dux). She completed a three-year postgraduate program in Clinical Neuroscience through the Carrick Institute of Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation (USA)*, and is a Diplomat of the American Chiropractic Neurology Board (DACNB)*. Dr. Francesca has completed a Graduate Diploma in Psychology through Monash University as well as a Bachelor of Science (Honours) at the University of Western Australia, where she is also currently completing a Masters/PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology. Dr. Francesca is the chair of the Australian Chiropractors Association Neuroscience Clinical Interest Group committee and a Fellow and past board member of the Australasian Academy of Functional Neurology.
Together with her team, she was awarded the COCA undergraduate research award in 2011. Dr. Francesca has a special interest in the applications of neuroplasticity/ neuro-rehabilitation using gentle, non-invasive techniques.
*These are American qualifications/certifications and do not constitute medical neurology/ neurologist training.