Chronic pain is common in Australia, affecting up to 20% of the population.
The management of chronic pain generally requires a comprehensive, personalized treatment plan, which may include pain education, exercise, hands on treatment, and mindfulness meditation.
We encourage you to be active in your own self-management, and we provide a number of on-site, supervised exercise options in addition to hands-on treatment and education. These options include Pilates, Hydrotherapy and Gym classes, where tailored exercise programmes can be prescribed.
Marelle Wilson uses a health coaching model to treat chronic pain, which includes collaboration with you to develop a plan of action which is appropriate for your needs. When you’ve had pain for a long time, chances are you have a pretty good idea about what works and what doesn’t. Although Physiotherapists know a fair bit about pain, you are the expert in your own life and pain and your input is always very valuable.
At your first 60 minute assessment, Marelle will:
To see Marelle for chronic pain treatment, you can: