About Koosje Kosters

Koosje Kosters commands over a consistent track record to help professional athletes, business people and individuals attain optimal performance. Achieving clearly defined goals by strengthening discipline, optimising overall health and amplifying their energies towards a positive and productive mindset.

Koosje, once a competitive basketball player and martial artist on an international level, has operated successful practices for almost a decade in Epsom, Surrey and Belgravia, London. She has recently returned to her native Amsterdam.

 

Koosje is also trained in:-

  • Still Exaggeration Technique course by Dr Jerry Dickey & Dr Turner Slicho, Nova Scotia, Canada 2016.
  • Wellness, Health & Lifestyle Coaching, course by Chris Lambert-Gowyn, London 2016.
  • Visceral Manipulation – Peter Schwind & Carla Stecco, Washington D. C. 2015.
  • Spine Biomechanics by Serge Gracovetsky, Washington DC 2015.
  • Paediatric Osteopathy at The Surrey Institute of Osteopathic Medicine, U.K.  2015.
  • Cranial Therapy, Advanced Course – The Sutherland Cranial College of Osteopathy, London 2014.
  • Chronic Lumbo-Pelvic Pain by Andry Vleeming, Bournemouth, U.K. 2014.
  • British Medical Acupuncture by Dr M. Cummings, London, 2014.
  • Fundamental and Advanced Kinesio Taping (KT1 & KT2) 2013.
  • Optimising Motor Control of the Lumbo Pelvic Region by Trish Wisbey-Roth, Dubai, U.A.E. 2013.
  • Fascial Manipulation, by Stecco – Dubai, U.A.E. 2013.
  • Osteopathic Still Technique, (by Jonathan Edis & Glynn Booker at BSO) London, 2012.
  • Osteopathic Still Technique, (by Norman Baker at BCOM) London, 2012.
  • Fascial plane and Myofascial plane Techniques – Anatomy Trains (by Michael Watson) 2012.
  • Dry-Needling / Modern Acupuncture by Dr A. Campbell, London 2012.
  • Controversies of the Core – by Paul Hodges, London, 2011.

In addition, Koosje also holds the following:-

  • A Senior Level Certification from The British School of Traditional Japanese Medicine, in Hichibuku Seitaijutsu, London, 2012
  • A Diploma in Sports Massage, Niewegein, The Netherlands, 2008
  • A Certification in Prior-Education Foundation year of Academy of Physical Education : Vooropleiding of Academie Lichamelijke Opvoeding, Alkmaar, The Netherlands, 2007
  • A Diploma in Thai Massage, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 2005
  • A Diploma in Dental Nursing, Amsterdam 2005

Koosje is a member of the following professional bodies:-

  • The General Osteopathic Counsel (GOsC)
  • The Health Professions Council – Physiotherapy (HCPC)
  • The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
  • The Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy (KNGF)
  • The Kinesio Taping Association UK (Dr Kenzo Kase)

Koosje has attended as an official delegate at the following:-

  • The 4th International Fascia Research Congress, Washington DC in Sept 2015.
  • The 1st Surrey Institute of Osteopathic Medicine, Research Symposium in April 2014.
  • The 1st British Fascia Symposium, Windsor, U.K. 2014.
  • The 8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Pain in Dubai, U.A.E. October 2013.
  • The Fysio Congres of Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy in Amsterdam, November 2009.

Teaching experience;

  • Koosje has been a Teacher at The Educational Institute ‘Van de Bilt & Libosan B.V.’ The Netherlands, 2009-2010.
  • Additionally, assisted in teaching and organising courses in Traditional Japanese Manual Therapy all around the world, 2012-2017.