Maeve is a myotherapist with a passion for working with people to reduce pain and restore movement.
She works with patients from all walks of life with all sorts of pathologies (including sports injuries, tendonitis, headaches, TMJ, sciatica, fibromyalgia etc), with a particular interest in the role of the nervous system in chronic pain.
Maeve works towards restoring balance and mobility in the body by prescribing corrective exercises in order to strengthen weak muscles and/or stretch out overworked areas.
She uses a range of techniques such as myofascial tension technique, trigger point therapy, myofascial dry needling, myofascial dynamic cupping, joint mobilisation, muscle energy technique, assessment and treatment of neural pathways, dermatome needling and manual lymphatic drainage.
Maeve had extensive clinical experience while undertaking her Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy at RMIT. She has undertaken clinical placements including the International AFL, NICA, Indigenous Football and Netball Carnival, The Collingwood Wellington Centre and JJVS NGO treatment centre in Udaipur, India.
Maeve fosters a supportive environment to work with people and address their pain, working as a part of an allied health team in order to provide the most holistic approach for each patient.