Susan, or Sooz, has been fascinated with human movement and the human form since she was a young girl. Sooz decided that physiotherapy was the perfect profession for her at the age of 8. Following her completion of a diploma of Remedial Massage Sooz graduated from the University of Wollongong in 1999 with a Bachelor of Biomedical Science and then went on to complete her Bachelor of Applied Science in Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney graduating in 2003.
She believes that movement is the preventative measure we should all be taking to prevent mental illness and chronic disease
Pilates has been Sooz’s passion since she was introduced to it 2004 for her neck pain. Amazed at the changes she experienced personally, Sooz decided that all her clients should experience the benefits Pilates can bring. She has since completed her training with Polestar Pilates and DMA Clinical Pilates. Sooz is now a mentor for new instructors coming through the Polestar training and enjoys sharing her passion for the method at her Brisbane studio: The Body Refinery