Margaret is a registered Physiotherapist, graduating in 1983 and is a member of the Australian Physiotherapist Association. As a General Physiotherapist Margaret utilises Manual Therapy, Dry Needling and Pilates based exercises as well as providing visits to private homes and residential facilities.
She has experience in a number of specialist areas including antenatal, child development, elite sports, spinal care, holistic rehabilitation, orthopaedics and also liaises closely with other health professionals in these fields.
Margaret has the expertise to match her passion in assisting each client to reach their optimum, regardless of age or health challenges.
Margaret consults Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at HAWTHORN.
Melissa is an Accredited Practising Dietitian who will spend time with you in a free-to-you Dietetic service as part of bulk-billed, chronic care plan arrangements. Melissa understands in detail, from personal experience, the needs and management of the overweight person. She is a Golden Key Graduate of the Bachelor of Dietetics Degree Program at Flinders University of SA and is a Member of the Dietitians Association of Australia.
As well as her long held interest in weight management and diabetes care, she has extensive experience in children’s nutritional needs.
Melissa consults at UNLEY in the Cottage. Please note that Melissa is currently overseas and will return to consulting in February 2022.
Podiatrist, Advanced Podiatry
Nina has worked with the Advanced Podiatry team since 2007, having graduated from the University of South Australia with her Bachelor of Podiatry degree. She has undertaken private work experience since 2005. Her podiatric interests include footwear and foot care education for chronic health conditions. Her background is Vietnamese-Chinese and she is bilingual in English and Vietnamese. Her general interests include contemporary art, legal studies, aerobics and yoga.
Nina consults on Thursdays at UNLEY in the Cottage.
Podiatrist, Advanced Podiatry
Katrina graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Podiatry degree. She has a genuine interest in working with people who have skin and nail conditions, foot pain associated with walking and exercise and chronic conditions such as diabetes.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Katrina consults at both UNLEY (Tuesdays) and HAWTHORN (every second Wednesday).
Mark is an experienced and compassionate Clinical Psychologist. He specialises in working with adults suffering anxiety issues such as panic attacks, social anxiety, excessive worry, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and post-traumatic stress. He also works with those suffering depression as well as stress from workplace or other life issues.
Mark consults on Tuesdays at UNLEY in the Cottage.
Susan is a Registered Psychologist with a background in both the clinical and organisational areas of psychology. She is passionate about helping people build resilience, self-esteem and confidence to function independently and live happier, healthier lives. Susan uses a variety of therapies to suit the needs of each client including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness, Emotion Focused Therapy, Relaxation Therapy and Hypnotherapy.
Susan has a particular interest in relationships/marriage counselling where she uses Gottman Relationship Therapy and also has extensive experience and knowledge in ReturnToWorkSA claims.
Sue consults on Thursdays and Fridays at UNLEY in the Cottage.
Kate predominantly works with adults and adolescents referred for a range of presenting problems including mood disorders (anxiety, depression, PTSD, and adjustment disorders), coping with chronic illness, pain management, grief and loss, workplace stress, behavioural management & parenting skills, social skills and self-esteem, anger management and relationship issues. Kate uses therapeutic approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and interpersonal therapy. She has been trained in Clinical Hypnosis and Gottman Level 1 Couples Therapy.
Kate consults at UNLEY in the Cottage on Mondays and Wednesdays and in the main building on Fridays.