Practitioner Profiles

Sue Carlin
Physiotherapist

Sue has almost 20 years of experience in the field of Continence management and Pelvic Floor conditions. Having qualified as a Physiotherapist in London, UK, she commenced her specialisation in this area at the Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel.  She moved with her family to Melbourne 20 years ago and since then has worked in many areas and health services in Melbourne. Sue has a special interest in treating complex bowel conditions and chronic pelvic pain. She has also worked as a massage therapist with various sporting clubs.

Qualifications
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)
Grad Cert (Continence and Pelvic Floor)



Louise Mansell
Physiotherapist

Louise brings experience and enthusiasm to Seasons of Life. She has a keen interest in all areas of Women’s Health especially pelvic girdle and pelvic pain. She is also a qualified massage therapist and passionate about Pilates. She is keen to help women prepare for birth with Pregnancy Pilates and teaching active birth techniques, as well as pregnancy massage. Her other interests include gym, martial arts, bike riding and kayaking. She loves camping with the family and getting outdoors. 

Qualifications
Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
Grad Cert (Pelvic Floor and Continence)
Grad Cert (Exercise and Women's Health)


Jodie Slade
Profile Coming Soon



Catherine (Cat) Smith

Physiotherapist

Cat obtained her physiotherapy qualifications in Queensland where she worked in neurological and geriatric rehabilitation. She takes our Pregnancy and Clinical Pilates classes on Monday and Thursday evenings. 

Qualifications
Master of Physiotherapy (Grad Entry)



Peony Fernandes
Physiotherapist

Peony took over ownership of Seasons of Life in October 2015. She has a wealth of experience in Women's and Men's Health and Continence Management from having worked at the Royal Women's Hospital, Western Health, Monash Health and Northern Health. She has always enjoyed working in private practice and derives immense satisfaction from running her own practice. Together with the rest of her team at Seasons of Life she looks forward to making your physiotherapy experience a warm, pleasant and wholistic one. 

Qualifications
Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
Grad Cert Physiotherapy (Continence and Pelvic Floor)



Nikki Reid

Admin/Reception

Nikki is at Seasons of Life on Tuesdays and Thursdays. She keeps our wheels on and our engines running! She is happy to answer your questions and is the best person to ask if you have any queries about classes, passes and your account generally. You can contact her by email or by phoning in on the days she works.