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  • Writer's pictureNicole Cozean

Creating Sustainability in Life and Business: An Interview with Donna Chiao

After feeling burnt out at two different jobs, Donna realized it was time for a change. Even though the jobs were great, they left her feeling like she could be doing more. Continuing to change jobs to combat burnout just wasn’t a sustainable plan.

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She jumped into starting Foundations Pelvic Health during the pandemic and never looked back.

She’s now filled her schedule, hired a front desk position, built out a space and hired another clinician – and she’s not done yet.

One of her major emphases is building a model that serves her, her employees and her patients. She wants to create the kind of sustainable work environment she was searching for herself.

Our wide-ranging conversation touches on her Clinical Ethos, how to receive mentorship, her experience as an Asian-American minority in the pelvic health community and her business. Don’t miss this conversation with Donna!

Donna is the founder of Foundations Pelvic Health ( You can connect with her on IG @foundationspelvichealth! IG: @foundationspelvichealth;

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Nicole Cozean, PT, DPT, WCS

Founder of Pelvic PT Rising and PelvicSanity Physical Therapy in Southern California.

Dedicated to forever changing pelvic health with online clinical courses to help you be more confident in your practice and business resources to help start and grow pelvic health businesses.

Jesse Cozean, MBA

Co-founder of the Pelvic PT Rising and the Rising Podcast.

Jesse uses his business experience to help pelvic health business owners start and grow their practices so they can build a practice that truly works for them. From website design, SEO, conversions, marketing, finance and money mindset, he wants to make the process of owning your own practice easier and fun.

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