Janessa completed a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree with an Honours in Fitness & Exercise Prescription in Canada before venturing to Australia to complete her Doctor of Physiotherapy degree at Bond University. She has an extensive background in outdoor sports, country medical response, and paddling instruction.  Janessa enjoys treating sports injuries as well as neurological rehabilitation. Conducting clinical Pilates classes, hydrotherapy sessions, dry needling and acupuncture are Janessa's other areas of interest.