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Achieving Abilities provide Exercise Physiology services to children, adolescents and young adults living with a chronic health condition, disability, disorder, or other difficulty.
Exercise Physiologists are specially qualified to understand the complexities around working with children living with illness, disability or other difficulties. They also have the skills and knowledge to prescribe effective exercise interventions that are individualised to your child’s specific needs.
At Achieving Abilities we use exercise to improve physical function, health and wellbeing, improve self-confidence and self-esteem, and provide condition specific health benefits.
Our aim is to provide specialised exercise prescription, recommendations, and health education to children, adolescents, and young adults with a chronic health condition, disability, developmental delay, or other difficulty.
We provide exercise therapy that promotes optimal functioning, improved health and well being, enhance skill competency, and promote physical activity as an enjoyable experience. We focus on current strengths, and build off of those to ultimately, achieve abilities.
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WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Our daughter struggles with medical conditions including hypotonia and finds exercise to be a challenge. Lauren's unwavering patience, persistence and calm manner has been instrumental in helping our daughter to persevere and learn ways to exercise at her own pace and in her own time. Thank you Lauren for your dedication and support!
Lauren is a true professional with a caring heart. She responds quickly, does what she promises and follows up always. In a short time she is already making a difference to my sons health and well being.
Since engaging Lauren as my son's exercise physiologist, he has made a number of improvements. The first improvement I noticed was his confidence. He started the sessions by refusing to participate in a number of activities and chose to sit down as often as he could. Moving forward 6 months and his weekly visits are a real highlight. He now participates in a number of activities over his 30min.sessions and with the aid of his personally selected playlist's he has worked up a real sweat on many occasions. Other benefits I have noticed have been the speed and enthusiasm he now brings to his routine. He has also improved his time keeping making sure he participates for the 30min exactly.
I’ve had previous experiences with other allied health professionals not listening or understanding my overlapping conditions or the impact of disability. So I was skeptical, but working with Lauren at Achieving Abilities has changed my thoughts on exercise physiology and I feel like I’m making some real improvements. She is very receptive, gentle, thoughtful and knowledgeable. Highly recommend.
Lauren offers a valuable service to my son, he has grown in body confidence and strength.
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