Why would you see an exercise physiologist?
You should see an Exercise Physiologist when you need the confidence to undertake an appropriate exercise program for you, or when you have a medical condition or injury that requires specialist health care and professional exercise advice.
What is the difference between physiotherapist and exercise physiologist?
Exercise Physiologists treat patients using clinical exercise interventions and programs as their primary modality. In contrast, Physiotherapists assess, diagnose, treat and manage injuries, disabilities and pain with hands-on treatment and exercise prescription.
What skills do you need to be an exercise physiologist?
- Active Listening.
- Assessment Skills.
- Compassion and Empathy.
- Critical Thinking.
- Interpersonal Skills.