Barbara’s background before working in health was in teaching physical education in schools, teaching fitness classes in her own fitness business and farming in the South-West.
With over 23 years experience, Barb’s patients often report that their remedial massage treatment has overcome acute and long term problems. Her treatments are regarded by other PNMC practitioners as highly beneficial in supporting their treatment protocols. Barbara is good with detective work coming from her extensive experience with anatomy and movement
Barb’s treatments are covered by most health funds.
Besides being a busy mum herself, Melissa’s other interests include environmental health, safety and toxicity in personal care products, nutrition and gardening.
A trained Biological and Environmental Scientist, Melissa transitioned to achieve a full diploma in Reflexology in 2000. This requires substantial course and training hours at the highest level.
Melissa is a professional practising member of the Reflexology Association of Australia. She undertakes regular updating and further training and can confidentky help with such things as maternity reflexology and can help reduce lymphoderma during pregnancy.
Through delivering a thorough foot massage, Melissa assists sports people and those with nerve conditions to regain foot mobility. It is an excellent means of keeping “in Contact” with the muscles of your feet as you age, to better maintain balance to limit or avoid falls.
Many patients report having a sound night’s sleep after reflexology and to feeling much calmer for days afterwards. It is a powerfully relaxing experience as well as having many therapeutic outcomes.