Karolina McLaren

Director of Embody Physiotherapy & Pilates

Physiotherapist | Pilates Instructor | Polestar Pilates Australia Educator

Karolina graduated with first-class honors from the School of Physiotherapy at Curtin University in 2009. During her study she taught group Pilates classes and this is when her passion for Pilates began. Karolina has had training in a number of different Pilates methods (Art of Motion, Pilates International, Stott and Polestar). She has completed her Diploma of Professional Pilates with Polestar Pilates Australia in 2012, and since then has become an Educator for Polestar, teaching courses to students wanting to become qualified Pilates instructors in Perth.

Karolina has had extra training and can treat the following areas:

Vestibular Rehabilitation: Dizziness and Vertigo | Scoliosis in children, teenagers and adults | Dry Needling: for muscles tension, pain and trigger points | Pelvic Girdle Pain: Sacroiliac Joint Pain and dysfunction.

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) pain: Jaw pain and clicking.

Karolina enjoys going out to different cafes for breakfast, trail running, triathlons (she ran her first Marathon in 2013, ran the 2017 Busselton Half Ironman and is training for the 2017 New York marathon) and trains in aerial silks and yoga.

Our Team

Karolina McLaren

Director of Embody Physiotherapy & Pilates

Lauren Young

Physiotherapist

Jean Seah

Physiotherapist

Maddie Matthews

Physiotherapist

Emily Mostyn-Brown

Remedial Massage Therapist

Gemma Hughes

Practice Manager

Sophie Maines

Customer Service Assistant

Sara Coombs

Customer Service Assistant

Cat Carr

Reformer Pilates Instructor

Jody Burton

Reformer Pilates Instructor

Lisa Peterson

Reformer Pilates Instructor

Hayley Lawrance

Reformer Pilates Instructor

Gabby Puzey

Customer Service Assistant

Emily Starr

Reformer Pilates Instructor

Louise Van Maanen

Yoga Instructor

Olivia Walton

Customer Service Assistant

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