Leanne Slater

Senior Physiotherapist

About Leanne

Leanne completed a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of South Australia in 2008 with first class honours. After graduating she worked in rural NSW where she completed a Clinical Leadership Program and developed a project to improve services to postnatal women.

Leanne returned to Adelaide to start her family and has been working primarily in private practice focusing on conditions that affect women through their lifespan. She has completed numerous short courses on pelvic floor conditions and has also achieved a Graduate Certificate in Continence and Women’s Health at Curtin University.

Leanne has experience and a special interest in women’s health and the pelvic floor. She believes that you never stop learning and places high importance on continuing education, hence she is currently pursuing further postgraduate university courses in women’s health. Leanne strongly values helping her clients to achieve their goals to gain better long-term health.

Areas of Interest

Pelvic floor conditions including incontinence, bladder/bowel complaints and pelvic organ prolapse

Pelvic pain

Pregnancy and postnatal care and exercise

Women’s health across the lifespan

 

Accomplishments

Graduate certificate in Continence and Women’s health at Curtin University
Member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association, including the Women’s, Men’s and Pelvic Health Group
Member of the Continence Foundation of Australia
Published in peer reviewed journals
Clinical Leadership Program
Courses in pelvic pain, continence, pelvic organ prolapse, pregnancy and postnatal health, exercise and coaching, dry needling, mindfulness and chronic pain