NDIS Approved Exercise Physiology
As part of your NDIS Exercise Physiology support, you will have access to Exercise Physiologists who provide exercise-based therapy to people with a broad range of health issues, to prevent or manage chronic disease, injuries and disabilities.
Connect2Care NDIS registered Exercise Physiologists specialise in exercise-based therapy for people with a broad range of health issues to improve quality of life and functional capacity. Exercise therapy programs include strength, stability, coordination, fitness, posture, balance, and flexibility to increase functional abilities and independence with daily activities.
An NDIS approved Exercise Physiologist will assess and manage a person’s condition with specific exercise programs designed to help a person reach their goals.
People who see an Exercise Physiologist for treatment can benefit from:
- Improved movement and function
- A reduction in aches and pain
- Increased posture, balance and strength
- Improved overall fitness and health.
– Improved self-confidence.
– Improved self-management of mood disorders such as anxiety and depression.
– Increased social and physical participation in the community.
For people living with a disability, these lifestyle improvements can have a significant impact on their independence and overall quality of life.
Our Range of Exercise Physiology Services
Our NDIS approved Exercise Physiologists work with clients to build and develop programs to improve their mobility, stability, fitness or posture.
Some areas we can assist with include:
- Mobility Assessments
- Functional Assessments
- Neurological/Fall Risk Assessments
- Postural Assessment and Advice / Exercise
- Exercise Prescription and Home Exercise Programs
- Strength and Conditioning Programs
- Falls and Balance Programs
- Pain Management
- Physical Activity Education, Advice and Support
- Career and Family Education
- Mobility and Exercise Equipment
NDIS Approved Hydrotherapy
Hydrotherapy is the use of water for therapeutic exercise treatment.
We provide hydrotherapy to improve strength, mobility, balance, and coordination, with the facilitation of a hydrotherapy pool. Our Exercise Physiologists use water-based therapy that has lasting and meaningful changes to assist our clients better function outside the water.
Working with clients in water allows them better comfort, more freedom of movement, improved circulation and reduces the risk of swelling, pain, and muscle spasms.
Our Mobile Exercise Physiology Services
Our mobile Exercise Physiologists can visit clients in their own home, school, work, or another appropriate environment.
This can help clients with mobility or transport challenges and means they receive exercise physiology services in the environment they are most comfortable in.
In addition to our mobile support, we can also arrange exercise physiology appointments at our Melbourne, Brisbane or Sydney centres. Our open and bright clinical spaces provide a safe and meaningful session.
Why Choose Connect2Care Exercise Physiologists
Connect2Care Exercise Physiologists are qualified allied health professionals who work with their clients to best use exercise to meet their functional goals and become as independent as possible. The programs designed are based on a client’s individual needs, considering their strength, fitness and abilities, along with their goals for independence.
Our NDIS approved Exercise Physiologists work alongside our Physiotherapists to improve function and movement. Where necessary, they will also work alongside Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, Allied Health Assistants, Social Workers, Dieticians, and Psychologists to provide a united and holistic approach to therapeutic support.
We work together with participants, families and carers to optimise physical function, health and wellness.
At Connect2Care, we value quality services and transparent communication. We understand that NDIS participants have choice and control regarding their goals and how they receive support to achieve those goals and strive to support our clients through the therapeutic journey, navigating the NDIS and advocating for them.