Mariana brings a wealth of experience to Collins Place Physio having worked in a wide range of settings including Melbourne CBD clinics and spas, professional sports teams and the John Cade unit for eating disorders at Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Mariana holds a Diploma in Remedial Massage Therapy as well completing further study in both Relaxation Massage and Reflexology.
Mariana’s holistic approach to treatment sees her utilising numerous treatment techniques including Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release, Muscle energy techniques (MET), Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF), Manual lymphatic drainage (MLD), Dry Needling and exercise prescription.
Mariana has special interests in Women’s Health and Naturopathy and is passionate about her clients achieving their desired results by ensuring her treatment is tailored to their the individual needs.
Mariana’s commitment to her profession is evidenced by her role as an ambassador for the Australian Association of Massage Therapy (AAMT) in which she mentors Diploma Level Remedial Massage students and attends numerous college events at the Southern School of Natural Therapies.