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Remedial massage therapy is all about you and your body. Whether you need a deep tissue massage for back pain, or a relaxing soft tissue massage to help you relax and unwind, remedial massage therapy is tailored to the individual needs of your body.
Sciatic Pain What is sciatic pain? The Sciatic nerve is one of the largest nerves in the body. Its roots stem from the lumbar spine (lower back) and branch off throughout the leg. Sciatic pain, or sciatica, is caused with there is some form of impingement occurring of the nerve. Pain is typically intense pain felt down the back of the leg into the calf and even the foot in severe cases. Pain may be augmented by bending forward or by looking down. What causes sciatic pain? There are many forms and causes of sciatica, dependant on … Continue reading
Meet Ewa – Our Final Year MST student who is currently in her last semester. Ewa will be offering $70/hr treatments on Mondays in our CBD clinic from 9am to 6pm; and 9am to 5pm Saturdays in Toowong. Ewa has vast experience in the field and can offer a range of techniques to help with pain. (Health Fund Rebates not applicable with this treatment)
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Kath is the principal MST and Owner of Mobilise Remedial Massage. With over ten years experience, Kath has worked with both National and State sports teams in Netball, Running, Triathlon, Cycling, Surf Ski/Boat Racing, Rowing, Cricket and Rugby Union. Kath gained her Bachelor of MST and Diploma of Remedial Massage at ACNM (now Endeavour College of Natural Health). Kath has extensive experience treating patients with chronic pain, and has a special interest in the treatment of spinal conditions, headaches and migraine, lower back pain, trauma and autoimmune conditions. Kath works with a number of primary health professionals, including GP’s, Physiotherapists … Continue reading
Ewa is the Principal Relaxation Therapist for our relaxation brand Catharsis Therapeutic Massage. She is also in her final year of the Musculoskeletal Therapy degree, and can offer a high quality deep tissue massage, using the knowledge gained from her study. Ewa is passionate about helping people reconnect to their body through massage. Whether you are looking for stress relief, relaxation or deeper work, Ewa can use her many skills to help you.She is available for appointments in our Toowong clinic on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, offering Ka Huna, Hot Stones, Swedish, AromaBody and Deep Tissue massage. Book online … Continue reading
Massage is an undoubtedly popular and effective method of seeking relief from muscular pain, stress and other ailments that often affects us due to our hectic schedules. While many associate muscular pains are from more active pursuits such as athletics or physically demanding jobs, those bound to an office chair five days a week might also suffer from neck pain and RSI. Massaging the affected areas can provide instant relief as well as a host of other benefits.
Rachael Cooper is our newest Musculoskeletal Therapist who believes that prevention is always the best solution. She gained her Bachelor in Musculoskeletal Therapy and Diploma in Remedial Massage at Endeavour College of Natural Medicine (formerly ACNM). Rachael provides evidence based treatments for her clients and uses a very hands on approach to ensure she is empowering them with knowledge about their body and how it moves. She incorporates a range of postural analysis as well as strength and flexibility tests to identify what is contributing to the pain and is passionate about using massage to aid in rehabilitation, injury prevention, … Continue reading
Today is moving day! We are moving our current Toowong clinic to a beautiful new premises just down the road to: 58 Miskin St, Toowong. Our phone number will be the same: 07 3807 5990 Our Brisbane CBD clinic is trading as normal. We are closed in Toowong just for today, 28 Feb 2015, and will reopen in Miskin St this coming Monday, 2nd March.
Massage therapy is a wonderful way to decompress and forget about the world for awhile. It’s also a proven stress buster. Relaxation techniques like massage can lower your stress levels and improve your general well being by lowering your blood pressure, heart and breathing rate, increasing blood flow, reducing tension in your muscles and assisting with pain relief. As a result, you might feel less fatigued and notice an improvement in mood and self esteem. There’s no such thing as ‘too much’ when it comes to relaxation techniques. Improve the effects of your massage by following up with one of … Continue reading