Wellness Embodied is Cairns’ leading centre for Allied Health Services and provides comprehensive care for a range of workplace injuries. Our multi-disciplinary team work collaboratively with each other and our clients, to assess presenting conditions and prepare individualised treatment plans and Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services. We treat the person not just the body part. We will support you on your journey back to wellness.


Our Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services are tailored to suit individual needs and provided with a focus on optimising recovery and return to work. If you’re seeking treatment for a workplace injury, and have completed the necessary claim forms and had the claim accepted, we can bill WorkCover directly for 100% of your treatment with no out of pocket expenses. This generally covers up to six sessions. Please note we will need your WorkCover Claim number.


Our team of Allied Health providers includes experienced physiotherapists, exercise physiologists, occupational therapists, provisional psychologists, remedial massage therapists and a naturopath. We have several clinics, including two in Cairns city, one on the southside and one in Cooktown. We have a Rehab Gym, Concussion Clinic and comprehensive range of specialised equipment to support your Cairns workplace injury rehabilitation.


We can treat a range of injuries and conditions through our Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services. This includes, but is not limited to, spinal pain, limb and joint pain, whiplash, concussion and post-concussion syndrome, headaches, vertigo, stress and anxiety, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, osteoarthritis, long-COVID treatment and more. We provide comprehensive care and if your presenting condition needs more than the 6 WorkCover sessions, we will submit a plan for further treatment.


We will support you throughout our Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services. Our physiotherapists offer physical rehabilitation and pain management techniques for injury recovery. Our exercise physiologist can tailor a program to aid in strengthening and recovery. Osteopaths provide holistic treatment focusing on the relief of musculoskeletal pain and improving body mechanics.

Provisional psychologists provide mental health support and strategies to cope with workplace stress and injury, and our occupational therapists will support and assist you to regain skills and make the adaptations necessary for workplace re-entry.


Our Allied Health team is dedicated to ensuring the best possible recovery outcomes for workplace injuries. Our Director, Suzanne Rath, has a strong belief that you shouldn’t need to case-manage your own recovery journey – and that’s based on her own personal experience.

At Wellness Embodied, we are dedicated to assisting clients in achieving their health goals, especially after reaching a plateau in injury or illness recovery. Our Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services are tailored to each individual and delivered with a focus on optimising overall health, for the mind and body.


If you’re suffering from a Cairns workplace injury and have completed the necessary claim forms and had the claim accepted, then we can bill WorkCover directly for 100% of your treatment. This is for Queensland and Northern Territory clients and generally covers up to six sessions. We will need your WorkCover Claim number.

If you have a WorkCover or motor vehicle claim from any other Australian state, then you will need to pay our private fee and claim back from your insurer for treatment.

To book an appointment for our Cairns WorkCover Injury Management services, please call 07 42319777 or email

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Our WorkCover Injury Management Team

Francesco De Vito - Physiotherapist

Francesco believes in an evidence-based approach and values building a trusting and collaborative relationship with his patients, providing support throughout their recovery and disease management journey. Francesco speaks English and Italian.

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Lea Samson - Physiotherapist

Lea is committed to helping her clients reach their full potential and get back to doing the activities that they love. Her treatment techniques include manual therapy, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (level 2 practitioner) M2T blading, cupping and dry needling. Lea speaks Filipino and English.

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Nicolas Olguin - Physiotherapist

Nicolas is very interested in neurological and respiratory conditions. He provides support and treatment to patients with Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s disease, Cerebral Palsy, COPD, Cystic Fibrosis and more.

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Chris Alcorn - Provisional Psychologist

Always person centered, Chris has trained in the use of both Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), and uses these to help his clients work through life’s challenges. Chris also has a background in behaviour support, assisting individuals and families experiencing behaviours of concern.

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Jesse Booysen - Occupational Therapist

Jesse understands that each person has a unique set of goals and interests, and aims to support them to participate fully in those activities. She is passionate about tailoring her practice to complement the needs and preferences of her clients.

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Kate Jeremy - Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Kate loves to find a way to meet a client where they are at and believes that everyone’s approach to exercise should be different. She loves to help patients with osteoporosis or osteopenia, mental health struggles, back pain, musculoskeletal issues and more.

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Ry Darcy - Senior Physiotherapist

Ry works and lives in Cooktown. Ry is a Rural Generalist and has developed his skills across multiple settings since completing his studies at James Cook University Townsville, in 2016.

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They have great physios, who get to know you as a person, not just your illness. They also do nice little personal touches, like sending you a birthday message or checking in via text to see you're ok after a treatment.


I presently visit 3 different staff members and I find what they are helping me with, always improves my situation. They really care for me as a person, and I appreciate that! The admin girls are like friends - laughing and talking with me. I feel like I'm coming to visit family when I walk through the door. I love your business' dedication to community also


I was impressed with the all-round service, not just physio, but also nutrition and exercise and breathing


I love the team and the space at Wellness Embodied and can't thank everyone enough for the amazing work they do


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