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Beyond mind and movement

The Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI) is a world leading provider of Physiotherapy and Pilates Treatment, Education and Products. From its humbled beginnings in Melbourne, Australia, APPI's unique program of rehabilitation based Pilates programs has lead the world for over 16 years. 

We are committed to delivering Physiotherapy and Pilates to as many people as we can through our brilliant international partners and our onsite clinics (UK only). Our physiotherapists and master trainers in the APPI Pilates method are available at our UK centres for anyone to access. No referral needed.  Click here to learn more about our award winning treatment centres.

APPI educational programs are world renowned and now available in Australia, Brazil, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom and across the USA. 

APPI's influence reaches not just to the client in our treatment centres, the elite athlete at our Elite Athlete Centres, or the brilliant teachers on our educational courses. It reaches right to the heart of exercise and policy development with our founders on boards such as the Register for Exercise Professionals Technical Expert Group to Chairing the Association for Chartered Physiotherapists in Exercise Therapy. Our focus on building a better exercise community is inherent in our approach and our open nature. Our goal is to open up the ability, to allow anyone who wants to improve themselves, the chance to do so. 

So come and join us and be part of one of the largest growing communities in the Health and Fitness industry today.


I enjoyed...
Reviewing Pilates exercises and thinking about them with a difference though process.

Discussing and practising variations of exercises. Case studies / Class planning. Examples of classes.

Megan was an excellent teacher.

Mixed balanced format of teaching, inspirational, lots of variety.

The teacher and evidence based practice.

Megan's Knowledge was extensive and all extremely clinically relevant.

I enjoyed the sample class at the start of each day.

Information given about recent research journal. Taking part in classes feel like confidence has improved to work with this patient group.

Megan was a great teacher.

Use of variety of equipment and fantastic presenter.

Wish it was a summer school not just 1 weekend.

Information directly relevant to clinical patients. Instructors very inspiring and knowledgeable.

I now feel confident to teach this client group and I have loads of new ideas for other classes too.

Practical and interactive and evidence based.

Very informative.

Megan was exceptionally knowledgeable and had a great teaching style. Thanks for a great course. You’ve inspired me to branch out my women's health skills.

- Ante & Post Natal Course Participants, Falkirk, September 2016

Plenty of self-practice time to get hang of exercises myself. 

Practical, can be used in class, stand alone. 

Different aspects covered compared to traditional Pilates courses - it’s the missing link. 

Great instructor, clear on exercises and enough time to do them thoroughly. 

The depth of knowledge of Leslie, correct pace and rhythm of presentation. Course was perfect.

The instructor was great, very calming and informative, lots of practical. 

Concise and no time wasted. 

Leslie was amazing. 

Inspiring, useful to use with others and self.

Leslie was a great instructor he explained everything really clearly/ calmly. Brilliant course thoroughly enjoyed the day - definitely recommend. 

The level of instruction was so informative really enjoyable day. 

Friendly, relaxed and approachable.  

The presenter was friendly, and helpful, course was informative. Very happy!

Leslie is a great instructor / teacher. Lots of variations given. 

Relaxing, Different to other courses. Unique. 

Very well paced, relaxing. 

Course presenter excellent. Maintained a good pace throughout. Lots of Laughs.

- Stretch Therapy for Pilates course participants, Kensal rise, July 2016

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