Amy Hooiveld is the director and myotherapist at InTune Myotherapy. Amy graduated with the Advanced Diploma in Myotherapy in 2004 from the Victorian College of Healthcare Education. After completing her supervised clinical placement at Muscular Health & Natural Therapies in Knoxfield, she began work there that same year, giving her over 9 years of practical experience in the field.
Amy is a member of the IRMA (Institute of Registered Myotherapists of Australia) association and regularly attends their Seminars and Conferences, as well as more specific workshops, to further increase her knowledge and improve her skills.
Being a keen sports person herself, Amy has played a large amount of basketball, as well as netball, and thoroughly enjoys gym & snowboarding. Through these interests, she has worked with local sports people and sports teams including Kilsyth Cobras Basketball Players (men & women), U18’s girls Victoria Metro state basketball team and East Ringwood Football Club, however has mostly worked in a clinic environment treating and helping the general public with pain and injuries arising from every day activities (ie, work, stress, hobbies and exercise).
Although Myotherapy is a great modality to treat a large range of conditions and pain complaints, Amy particularly enjoys working with neck pain and headaches as well as lower back pain, and is developing her knowledge and skills on Myotherapy during pregnancy.
Working within the Coastal Balance clinic in Torquay, gives Amy the opportunity to work along side Physiothrapist Cindy Parks. This is a great avenue for assisting in developing post treatment strength and conditioning, giving patients the confidence to resume their regular lifestyles, pain free!
- Advanced Diploma in Myotherapy
- IRMA (Institute of Registered Myotherapists of Australia)