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Physio Posture Pilates

PHYSIOTHERAPY POSTURE & PILATES IS LOCATED AT 48 EATON DRIVE,  EATON, WESTERN AUSTRALIA.
THE STUDIO IS EQUIPPED WITH REFORMERS, TRAPEZE TABLES, VIBRATION THERAPY MACHINES AS WELL AS SPECIALIZED FLOOR EQUIPMENT SUCH AS EXERCISE BALLS, BOLSTERS, WEIGHTED BALLS, WOBBLE BOARDS, PILATES CIRCLE, BODY BLADE, RESISTIVE TUBING AND BANDS AND THE BODY SLIDE.

PRINCIPAL
PHYSIOTHERAPIST IS THERESE REEVES WITH OVER 26 YEARS EXPERIENCE.

SHE HAS A SPECIAL INTEREST IN REHABILITATION AND SELF MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS IN PARTICULAR ADDRESSING POSTURAL AND MUSCLE IMBALANCES.

THERESE HAS BEEN A SWAS (SOUTH WEST ACADEMY OF SPORT) SERVICE PROVIDER SINCE ITS INCEPTION IN 2009.

THERESE HAS COMPLETED LEVEL 3 CLINICAL PILATES CERTIFICATION WITH CRAIG PHILLIPS AND DANCE MEDICINE AUSTRALIA 2001 AND IN 2015 AND COMPLETED THE NEW CERTIFICATION COURSE WITH DANCE MEDICINE AUSTRALIA THAT COMBINES PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSESSMENT WITH A SPECIALIZED EXERCISE PROGRAM INVOLVING PILATES EXERCISES; MATWORK LEVEL 1 WITH AUSTRALIAN PHYSIOTHERAPY & PILATES INSTITUTE; AND HAS A FITNATION CERTIFICATE IN PILATES.
IN 2014 SHE COMPLETED 7 MONTH TRAINING IN REHABILITATION PILATES WITH THE INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED POLESTAR PILATES TRAINING NETWORK.

WITH EXERCISE BALLS SHE HAS COMPLETED LEVEL 2 TRAINING WITH SMART BALL, A PHYSIOTHERAPY BASED TRAINING, AS WELL AS PHYSIOTHERAPY COURSES WITH BALL EXERCISES WITH INSTRUCTORS SUCH AS LISA WESTLAKE AND TRISH WISBEY-ROTH. SHE HAS ALSO ATTENDED LJ LEE SPORTS PELVIS AND THORACIC COURSES WHICH ARE PRECURSORS  WHOLE BODY “CONNECT THERAPY SERIES” THAT LOOKS AT WHOLE BODY RATHER THAN JUST THE SITE OF PAIN.

ON A PHYSIOTHERAPY LEVEL THERESE HAS ATTENDED NUMEROUS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES, MANY INVOLVING MUSCLE IMBALANCES AND PROPRIOCEPTIVE TRAINING.

SHE ALSO HAS A SPECIAL INTEREST IN THE FASCIAL NETWORK WHICH HAS GAINED MOMENTUM WITHIN THE HEALTH AND FITNESS INDUSTRY. SHE HAS ATTENDED COURSES IN SYDNEY WITH THE WORLD RENOWNED FASCIAL SPECIALISTS, AMERICAN THOMAS MYERS, AUTHOR OF ANATOMY TRAINS AND GERMAN ROBERT SCHLEIPP AND ENJOYS INCORPORATING THESE PRINCIPLES INTO ASSESSMENTS AND TREATMENTS.

BASED ON EXPERIENCE AND ATTENDING COURSES BY SPECIALIZED PHYSIOTHERAPISTS AND FITNESS PROFESSIONALS OVER THE PAST 20 YEARS, THERESE HAS FORMULATED A VARIETY OF PROGRAMS THAT ADDRESS MANY POSTURAL IMBALANCES THAT CAN OCCUR DUE OUR LIFESTYLES.

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Carolyn

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

CAROLYN WARD

MY NAME IS CAROLYN WARD. I BRING 18 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSIOTHERAPY INCLUDING DRY NEEDLING, INJURY REHABILITATION AND CLINICAL PILATES.

I GREW UP IN THE AREA AND LIVE HERE HAPPILY WITH MY YOUNG FAMILY.  THE DIVERSITY IN THE AREA IS GROWING AND THE OPPORTUNITIES WE HAVE HERE ARE AMAZING.  MY OWN SPORTING BACKGROUND IS BASKETBALL AND I HAVE ENJOYED MANY YEARS OF THIS IN BUNBURY.

I STUDIED AT CURTIN UNIVERSITY AND WORKED AT THE BUNBURY REGIONAL HOSPITAL UPON GRADUATING.  I HAVE SPENT THE LAST 15 YEARS WORKING IN PRIVATE PRACTICE.

I ENJOY THE POSITIVE INFLUENCE PHYSIOTHERAPY CAN HAVE ON MANY PEOPLES LIVES, FROM ATHLETES TO WORKERS, CHILDREN, THE ELDERLY AND EVERYONE IN BETWEEN.  I BELIEVE IN MOVEMENT AS THE WAY TO STAY HEALTHY AND MINIMISE PAIN.

I USE MANY TECHNIQUES IN TREATMENT INCLUDING DRY NEEDLING, MASSAGE AND MOBILISATION TO RESTORE NORMAL MOVEMENT.  I AM ALSO TRAINED IN CLINICAL PILATES WHICH IS A MOVEMENT BASED CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM WHICH WE USE AS A POWERFUL TREATMENT TOOL IN INJURY REHABILITATION.  I CAN DESIGN AN EXERCISE PROGRAM JUST FOR YOU, BASED ON YOUR NEEDS.

I LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU!

THE HELPFUL TEAM AT PHYSIOTHERAPY POSTURE & PILATES

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CHERIE O’DONOVAN

PRACTICE MANAGER

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THERESE REEVES

PRINCIPAL PHYSIOTHERAPIST

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CAROLYN WARD

PHYSIOTHERAPIST