Qualified in 1995 from Glasgow Caledonian University with a BSc Hons in Physiotherapy.
Worked at Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy for 4 years, where basic clinical skills were gained.
Moved on to Ninewells Hospital, Dundee for 2 years as a senior. Worked closely with a specialist physiotherapist and a consultant in spinal pain for over a year then took a management post in respiratory.
During her NHS career Colette became involved with district rugby. For 6 years she was one of the physiotherapists for the Caledonian Reds at 17 - 21 level.
While still in the NHS worked with Philip while he was away on SFA duties.
Started working with Philip full time at Dunfermline Athletic Football Club in 2001.
Colette's areas of clinical experience include, neck pain, headaches, back pain, sports injuries, occupational health injuries, soft tissue massage and acupuncture.