CURRENTLY ON MATERNITY LEAVE
Kathleen (Kat) grew up in Busselton, Western Australia, and moved to Brisbane in 2013. She completed her Masters of Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland in 2017, and has since worked in private practice both in Brisbane and Perth. She has gained a wide skill set working with musculoskeletal and sporting injures, and is also experienced in women's health, Clinical Pilates, hydrotherapy and dry needling. She has worked with local sporting teams, and is knowledgeable in exercise prescription.
She enjoys private practice because it allows her to work closely with her clients and support them in achieving their goals. She is passionate about empowering and educating her clients to help them get back to what they love, whether it be following a minor sporting injury or post op rehabilitation. Having experience in remedial massage and manual therapy techniques, Kat enjoys providing a hands-on approach to treatment, combined with exercise prescription for long term results.
Kat has a passion for women’s health and has undertaken additional post-graduate training including:
- APA Continence and Women’s Health 2019
- APPI Pilates Matwork and Equipment Level 1
- APPI Ante and Postnatal Pilates
- WHTA – Birth Choice
- WHTA – Annual Research Update 2020, 2021, 2022
- APA Women’s Pelvic Health Physiotherapy Level 1
- APA Women’s Health Through the Life Stages Level 1
When Kat is not at work, she loves being outdoors, hiking and camping in the fantastic National Parks of South East Queensland. She enjoys netball, keeping active in the gym, is an avid reader, and loves a good brunch.