Whilst working within private physiotherapy clinics in Auckland, Lisa became interested in all types of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular rehabilitation in addition to chronic pain conditions.
Lisa also has extensive experience helping people with cancer rehabilitation by utilising Clinical Pilates and Exercise Physiology as excellent mind-body tools. Lisa is an ESSA accredited Exercise Physiologist having graduated from The University of Auckland in 2007 with an undergraduate degree in Sport and Exercise Science and post-graduate degree in Exercise Rehabilitation.
Lisa has also completed a Masters of Exercise Science in Strength and Conditioning through Edith Cowan University in 2016. Lisa has been teaching Clinical Pilates since 2003, having trained with Polestar Pilates in NZ and Australia. This comprehensive course was specifically tailored to rehabilitation and is only available to accredited health professionals.
Lisa has also attended numerous courses, workshops and conferences to continue and further her Pilates and Exercise Physiology training. Lisa is a 350 hour certified yoga teacher and is currently doing extra study to become an Iyengar Yoga certified teacher.