Dr Tamina Levy


College of Nursing and Health Sciences

place Bedford Park
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Tam is a neurological physiotherapist with over 30 years clinical experience. She currently works as an Advanced Practitioner in the Flinders Rehabilitation Services and has a strong interest in stroke rehabilitation. Tam has developed clinical expertise across a range of rehabilitation areas including neuroprosthetic gait training and the management of spasticity. Tam has completed her PhD where she explored adherence to exercise in stroke survivors through a number of methods, including a qualitative study and an implementation study. Tam has a strong interest in behaviour change in the neurological population and is interested in how health professionals can address barriers to adherence in their neurological patients.


Bachelor of Science (physiotherapy)

Graduate Diploma (Neurology)


Topic coordinator
PHYT1001 Intro to Physiotherapy
Supervisory interests
Community-based rehabilitation
Neurological rehabilitation
Stroke, self efficacy
Stroke, self management
Upper limb motor rehabilitaion in sub-acute stroke
Higher degree by research supervision
Associate supervisor: rehabilitation (1)