An Accredited Exercise Physiologist is a university qualified allied health professional, who specialises in clinical exercise interventions for persons at high-risk of developing, or with existing chronic and complex medical conditions and injuries.
These interventions are provided by exercise delivery including health and physical activity education, advice and support and lifestyle modification with a strong focus on achieving behavioural change.
Exercise Physiologists are the most qualified health professional to prescribe exercise for people with chronic disease.
Strength and Conditioning
- Sport specific conditioning program
- Junior elite sport management: balancing performance enhancement with injury prevention
- Work conditioning and functional restoration
- Running gait training
- Motor control and learning
- Effective treatment for muscle weakness and muscle imbalances
- Movement retraining, motor control and postural correction
- Pain management with activity
- Functional restoration post injury or surgery
- Reconditioning and restoring fitness
- Back and joint pain
- Address cardiovascular and metabolic conditioning impacting on musculoskeletal injuries
Chronic Disease Management
- Cardio-respiratory disease or associated risk factors such as hypertension and heart disease;
- Diabetes, metabolic syndrome, high cholesterol and obesity;
- Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and fibromyalgia;
- Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease