Linda KrahenbringPhysio Assistant
Linda was born locally and chose to remain in the area, loves the country atmosphere.
She has been married for 28 years, to John, and has 2 children, and 1 grand daughter, who is the most special little angel. Linda has worked in the Aged Care industry for 35 years and is totally committed in providing the highest level of care. She initially completed her Cert III and Cert IV on Aged Care and Disability Services, and spent many years as Assistant in Nursing, at Alchera Park and Domain Parklands Nursing homes, Calliope.
Linda has completed her Cert IV in Allied Health, and worked as a Physiotherapy Assistant for 15 years, at Calliope. When the Calliope facility closed its doors Linda transferred to Gladstone to work at, what is now New Auckland Place. She assists residents with their transfer and mobility needs, specialized exercise programs, pain management treatments, and rehabilitation needs. Linda believes that all residents should have the opportunity to maintain their level of independence, and optimal level of function.
Linda has Cert IV in Training and Assessing (TAE) and is responsible for training and assessing of all staff in safe manual handling practices. She also has Certifications in remedial massage therapy.
Linda is actively involved in falls prevention, pressure ulcer care, palliative care, pain management, and workplace health and safety committees, her at NAP. Linda loves to spend time with her family, travel with her husband, loves watching movies, and gardening.