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Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEP) are university qualified allied health professionals equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies to design, deliver and evaluate safe and effective exercise interventions for people with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, injuries or disabilities. 

Pathology domains covered by the services of AEPs include cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal, cancers, kidney, respiratory / pulmonary and mental health, and any other conditions for which there is evidence that exercise can improve the client’s clinical status.

AEPs –  we prescribe exercises to help manage and prevent chronic diseases

Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEP) can utilise their skills in exercise prescription to help with a range of different conditions. Combined with their training in behaviour change, they can assist you to manage your health independently. 

AEPs are recognised by Medicare, NDIS, Department of Veterans’ Affairs, WorkCover and other health funds, and prescribe exercise to help people with injuries, persisting pain, chronic disease, depression and weight management. 

Working with an AEP can:

Significantly reduce the amount of fatal heart attacks
Help you recover from cancer treatment quicker
Improve the breathing of those with lung disease
Reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes or help you manage your condition
Help combat depression and the effects of medication
Improve recovery rate after surgery
Reduce the pain and increase movement of those with osteoarthritis 
Help manage your chronic pain
Help with postpartum recovery

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