Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Qualifications: Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement Studies). AEP ESSAM
Previous Work in the field: Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Queensland Reds 2010-11. Assistant Cardiac Technician Princess Alexandra Hospital 2008.
Exercise Physiologist since: 2011
Speciality areas: Post-operative musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Management of chronic diseases in particular osteoarthritis, heart disease & chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Falls prevention.
Most satisfying thing about your job: Seeing clients arrive at the clinic in debilitating pain and leaving with a smile on their face and a spring in their step. The best thing about my job is the people that I get to work with. Meeting all these interesting and lovely clients and helping them to reach their fitness and functional goals makes me love coming to work.
Health care tip: Exercise shouldn’t be a chore. Make it fun.