Main Teaching Location: Wanaka, New Zealand
Address: 16 Rimu Lane, Wanaka 9305 NZ
Teaching HK since: 1995
Phone: (+64) (0) 3 443
Ann Parker was Head of HK in the UK and ran the Open College
Network accredited programme from 2001 to 2008. Ann trained initially with both Jane Thurnell-Read and Dr
Scott and has had busy HK practices in both North Yorkshire and Derbyshire since 1990. A graduate of the
Queensland Teachers College she taught for twelve years in mainstream education in Australia and Canada.
While in Canada she also ran programmes for adult learners and so understands their needs.
In the UK Ann served on the working party to set the
Kinesiology National Occupational Standards and as a Policy Board Member of the Kinesiology Federation. At
the International Kinesiology Conference in 2005 Ann received an award for her dedication, support and
inspiration to others in kinesiology.
In 2007 Ann was made a Fellow of the Kinesiology Federation in
recognition of services to Kinesiology in the UK over many years, received a Certificate of Appreciation
for contributions to Health Kinesiology™ from Dr Scott as well as steering Health Kinesiology™ through the
recognition process by the Australian Kinesiology Association.
Ann's personal commitment, passion, knowledge and command of HK
have been an inspiration to all her students since 1994 encouraging them to achieve their full potential.
Her classes provide a safe caring environment for learning with just the right balance of theory and
practice and so integrating the two into a highly professional, progressive training. Ann also provides
ongoing support between classes.