Director & Pelvic Health Physiotherapist
Jen is a founding Director of CHP and has post grad qualifications in Pelvic Floor Rehab from the University of Melbourne and in Pain Management from the University of Sydney, School of Medicine. A regular clinical supervisor and lecturer to postgrad students at UniMelb, Jen’s expertise is in pelvic health, particularly persistent pelvic pain, vulvodynia, endometriosis-pain and continence.
Jen has extensive experience in hospitals and private practice in Melbourne and abroad, and has worked for many years managing sporting and spinal conditions. She worked for 15 years in a continence clinic and in a multi-disciplinary pain clinic.
Her passion is to empower her patients with an understanding of their pain, working together to tailor strategies for self-manage and return to their best. Jen enjoys a very close working relationship with expert pelvic specialists, GPs and health professional across the city. She has published literature in vulvodynia and is involved in a large multi-site research project in endometriosis.
Jen is a Titled APA Pain Physiotherapist and the current chair of Pelvic Pain Victoria
- B App Sci (Physio)
- Grad Cert Physio (Cont & PF Rehab)
- Grad Cert (Pain Management)
- APA Titled Pain Physiotherapist
- Australian Physiotherapy Association
- Australian Pain Society
- National Vulvodynia Association
- Continence Foundation of Australia
- Continence & Women’s Health Group APA
- Pain Group APA
- Pelvic Pain Victoria (Current Chair)