Sophie Edwards

Occupational Therapist

Sophie Edwards is an experienced Occupational Therapist having worked in hospital settings, community, schools and within the NDIS. With interest areas including complex home modifications, equipment prescription and capacity building. Sophie is based in our Armidale Clinic.

Occupational Therapist

Georgia Ostler, Occupational Therapist is based in our Armidale office. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, Australian Catholic University (ACU) Brisbane
Prior to working as an Occupational Therapist, Georgia worked as a labourer and is passionate about being active and taking a hands-on approach. Georgia has an interest in helping people return to and maintain everyday life occupations and roles in a positive manner.

Ben Fittler

Therapeutic Massage Therapist

Bachelor of Computer Science, UNE; Cert. IVTherapeutic Massage, TAFE CrossFit Level 1 Trainer; Ben has worked in IT and Risk management roles for over 20 years. After so many years behind a computer Ben is realising his passion for helping people to be stronger and more mobile, as a CrossFit Trainer. He is in the…

Dane Edmonds

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology, UNE Graduating in 2017, Dane has spent two years working in the occupational rehabilitation sector. Dane has a particular interest in musculoskeletal injuries and exercise to improve the functional capacity of those living with diabetes, COPD, Parkinson’s disease, and other chronic illnesses. Dane is also interested in exercise prescription for…

Wendy Clarke


Wendy is a born and bred local who has spent most of her working career in health and allied health services. Originally training as a registered nurse she went on to work with what is now The Home Nursing Group caring for the aged, dementia, and palliative care patients in the community. Whilst caring for…

Tanya Scales

Practice Manager

Dip Management & Leadership; Dip Business Accounting; and CIV Training and Assessment  Tanya was born and raised in Armidale. She has more than 20 years’ experience in customer service, and over 16 years’ experience managing small to medium teams in both the retail and health sectors. She brings with her an understanding of better outcomes…

Andrea Howarth


Relocating to Armidale, from the NSW Mid North Coast, Andrea has over ten years experience working in administration roles and holds the value of exceptional customer service above all else. Further to this committed practical experience, Andrea has a keen interest in health and nutrition. This is complimented by her enthusiasm towards working with the…

Shae Flynn, Exercise Physiologist
Shae Flynn

Exercise Physiologist

Shae is a New England local who is a passionate clinician, enabling patients to live their best lives through holistic individualised exercise and health programs. She has a keen interest in the management and treatment of acute and chronic back pain through strength, mobility and stability-based exercise. Additionally, Shae is passionate about exercise interventions for individuals undergoing or recovering from all forms of cancer treatments.

Deborah Hunter
Deborah Hunter

Principal Physiotherapist

B Science UNSW; PGD Physiotherapy USyd; and B Arts CU Deborah has more than 30 years’ experience as a physiotherapist and has further physiotherapy training in Clinical Pilates and the Integrated Systems Model. Her training and experience offers her patients a unique combination of physiotherapy skills and Clinical Pilates training. She has a keen interest…