B H Sc (Acupuncture); Member AACMA
Olivia is a graduate of Endeavour College of Natural Health and is a Registered Acupuncturist and Chinese Medicine Practitioner. Olivia has also studied Bowen Techniques with Kevin Ryan, one of Tom Bowen’s former students.
Olivia is passionate about acupuncture and Chinese medicine, having grown up in a family where it always played a major role in daily health care. Her first hand experience of the effectiveness of acupuncture and Chinese medicine and her desire to help people led her to focus her interest in medicine in this direction.
Olivia has studied under a number of experienced practitioners and brings this broad experience to the clinic. In addition to acupuncture she has studied: Tui Na (traditional Chinese massage therapy); cupping; moxibustion; and Chinese herbal formula as part of her degree. Olivia has also completed further study in trigger point acupuncture.
Olivia has gained experience treating clients with conditions varying from musculo-skeletal pain and injury to women’s health issues, stress, insomnia, arthritic pain and fatigue. Olivia enjoys treating people across the life span.
- Obstetric Cholestasis: A Case Study. Australasian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Annual Conference (AACMAC), Brisbane 2017. Awarded best paper for a first presentation.