About us . . .
About Wayne Cooley - Your Remedial Massage Therapist/Acupuncturist
Wayne's passion and dedication to remedial massage and acupuncture has stemmed from his own injuries playing sport. Like most people, Wayne's need to be pain and injury free was overwhelming. He discovered the miraculous effects of what proper muscular diagnosis, remedial massage and acupuncture can do. He changed careers and started his own study of the trade over 20 years ago.
Since then, Wayne has been helping people achieve optimum health by diagnosing and treating muscular ailments through remedial massage, Chinese cupping and acupuncture. Wayne's client base is vast including people who are amateur or elite athletes, and from children through to the elderly.
Cooley Health Clinic is a family business and you will often see Wayne's beautiful twin daughters in the clinic. You might run into Wayne either running or cycling around the streets of Arana Hills, swimming at one of the local pools or playing his guitar between client bookings.
Wayne is a member of the Australian Natural Therapies Association (ANTA) which is the largest national association of traditional medicine and natural therapies for practitioners who work in the areas of health care and preventative medicine.
About Suzanne Cooley - Your Qualified Fitness Instructor and Health & Nutrition Coach
Suzanne has been teaching Pilates since 2009 under the training of Allan Menezes, the pioneer of Pilates in Australia and the founder of the Pilates Institute of Australasia. After giving birth to twin girls in 2004, Suzanne was introduced to Pilates and instantly fell in love with how Pilates changed her body shape and made her body feel. She decided that she wanted learn how to teach Pilates for her own well-being and began the road of study whilst working full time in 2007.
Suzanne has obtained her Certificate III and IV in fitness, beginner and advanced mat Pilates certificate, Swiss ball, foam roller, magic circle, limited rehab pilates as well as her qualification to teach pregnancy Pilates. Suzanne has been trained by Bootybarre founder Tracey Mallett and has obtained Booty Barre qualifications. In 2015, she acquired her Piloxing and Piloxing Barre qualifications and is a qualified personal trainer and aqua fitness instructor.
She also holds a Bachelor degree in Communication and Journalism and is a qualified Health & Nutrition Coach.
About Rawinia Butterworth - Your Qualified Fitness instructor
Rawinia found her passion in Pilates and Bootybarre right here at Cooley Health Clinic many years ago. She hasn't missed a week of classes since she started and loved how Pilates and Bootybarre gave her strength and changed her body shape. So much so, she decided to become a Pilates, Bootybarre, Piloxing and Punchfit instructor. There is no obstacle course in South East Queensland Rawinia has not participated in. You will find her inspiring and encouraging anyone in her path to move their bodies whatever fitness level they are. She was meant to inspire people to get fit and healthy which is evident to everyone who comes through the Cooley Health doors. She is a vital part of the Cooley Health Clinic team!
Rawinia found her passion in Pilates and Bootybarre right here at Cooley Health Clinic many years ago. She hasn't missed a week of classes since she started and loved how Pilates and Bootybarre gave her strength and changed her body shape. So much so, she decided to become a Pilates, Bootybarre, Piloxing and Punchfit instructor.
There is no obstacle course in South East Queensland Rawinia has not participated in. You will find her inspiring and encouraging anyone in her path to move their bodies whatever fitness level they are. She was meant to inspire people to get fit and healthy which is evident to everyone who comes through the Cooley Health doors. She is a vital part of the Cooley Health Clinic team!
About Raphael Winn - Your Qualified Remedial Massage Therapist r
Raphael was inspired to follow a career in remedial massage after receiving years of massage treatments from Wayne. After seeking advice from Wayne, he studied at the Endeavour College of Natural Health and graduated in 2010 as a Remedial Massage Therapist.
He loves to cycle (check out the crazy photos on the Cooley Health Clinic Facebook page), run and the occasional triathlon. Raphael brings a great dynamic to the Cooley Health team.
Mel’s caring and supportive approach to her clients sets her apart in providing the optimal healing environment. She loves to be a part of her client’s personal health team, helping clients to understand their body’s needs in order to maximize their body’s functional ability. Mel’s goal is to develop a personal treatment strategy for each client, specializing in massage treatments and body maintenance for various conditions ranging from chronic pain, sports injuries & performance, overuse injuries and postural issues.
Whether you are an elite athlete, weekend
warrior or a committed lover of life, Mel can help you make time for your body
so that you can be your best.
About Maiko Yukinori - Your Qualified Remedial Massage Therapist
Maiko has a long history with massage in Japan which motivated her to study remedial massage formally. She has a Diploma in Remedial Massage and has also studied to become an Infant Massage Instructor, teaching parents how to massage their own babies.
Maiko's other passion is teaching yoga where she brings her goal to achieve a balanced, happy mind and body all together for her massage and yoga clients.
She has over 13 years of experience as a Massage Therapist (remedial and sports), helping people reduce their neck, lower back pain and alleviate stress through the release of spinal tension and stretching. You'll feel great!
To become the premier, integrated natural health care provider known for it’s quality natural health care and exceptional customer service.
At Cooley Health Clinic we are dedicated to your health and well-being.
- To heal, empower and educate others in their journey to mental and physical well-being.
- To provide our clients with quality of life using the healing power of massage, acupuncture and other health services delivered by quality professionals.
- We genuinely care about every client before, during and after their treatment as they are always
- We strive to give the client the highest standard of professional treatment.
- We are passionately committed to relieve all customers of pain using natural therapies.
- We believe in continual education to better able to serve your needs and provide self help education.
- We strive to exceed our client's expectations.