Prof Fiona Jones


Prof Fiona Jones



Fiona is Professor of Rehabilitation Research at St Georges University of London and Kingston University. She is the founder of Bridges self-management an individualised approach to self-management used by rehabilitation and healthcare teams across the UK. Since developing the Bridges programme she has carried out research exploring professional attitudes to self- management programmes and factors influencing sustainability of using programmes within health and social care. Fiona was the Chief Investigator for SESAME an NIHR funded study to test Bridges within stroke teams in London. Which completed in 2014. Fiona has published articles on stroke, self-management and self-efficacy and currently supervises six doctoral students who are carrying out research related to self-management and life after stroke. Fiona is also the Chief investigator for a new NIHR funded study, CREATE which started in January 2016 and uses Experience–Based Co-Design to explore ways to increase therapeutic activity in stroke units. In 2009 Fiona received the Life after Stroke award for excellence from the UK Stroke Association and in 2011 she was made a Fellow of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists. Fiona is the current President of the UK Association of Physiotherapists in Neurology.

All session by Prof Fiona Jones

  • Flemming17-Mar-2016

“It’s all about the small steps” – sharing and creating solutions for successful selfmanagement after traumatic brain injury