Bachelor of Applied Science
Master of Physiotherapy Practice
Malia graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice.
Malia has a vested interest in health and wellbeing, inspired by her own passion for competitive sports from an early age, including netball and swimming. She believes that a rehabilitation program combining exercise, education, and manual therapy where indicated has the power to help people achieve their optimal wellbeing. Malia recognises the importance of holistic care and prides herself on collaborative goal-setting, utilising individualised exercise programs tailored to these goals and the latest evidence-based research to manage a wide range of conditions.
Malia has acquired valuable experience with various musculoskeletal injuries through her work with athletes from a range of sports, with a focus on injury prevention and management and performance optimisation. Malia works with the local community football and soccer clubs, including Point Cook Soccer Club where she continues to work as a physiotherapist.
Outside of physiotherapy, Malia enjoys travelling, cooking, and adventuring with her dog.