Mairead Hallissey is an Irish physiotherapist who joins the Olympic Park Team as a Clinical Pilates Practitioner. Mairead graduated from the University of Limerick in 2011, with an honors degree in Physiotherapy. Since then, Mairead has gained vast experience in musculoskeletal physiotherapy in Ireland, New Zealand and Australia.
Mairead developed a passion for clinical Pilates early in her career and has since completed extensive training both in New Zealand and Australia. Mairead is passionate about enabling each client to pursue their goals, reach their potential and make long-term positive changes to their life. Mairead has a special interest in chronic pain and the value of exercise therapy in pain management.
While in New Zealand, Mairead became an accredited McKenzie therapist, specialising in the treatment of discogenic spinal pain. Mairead has worked with several sports teams through-out her career, including rugby, football and soccer teams.