Jane is a passionate natural health practitioner and has been interested in healing and herbs since she was a young child. The study and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been a life changer for Jane, who was previously an electrician, the vast history and the different aspects that are taken into account to help diagnose and promote health are as relevant today as they were 1000s of years ago.
Jane is a registered acupuncturist, a member of Acupuncture NZ, member of the Fertility Acupuncture Childbirth Team (FACT), working as an acupuncturist for Fertility Associates, and also provides treatments and supervises student acupuncturists’ in the Hutt Hospital acupuncture clinic for Pregnancy and Childbirth.
“The most rewarding thing about being an acupuncturist is effecting many lives, creating quality of life for people and giving them a tool to use to help themselves”
Nicola has had 5 years as a resident acupuncturist in the cruise line industry. Extensively treating chronic pain and arthritic conditions as well as many others like digestion, insomnia and mental emotional.
Nicola believes her successful treatments are due to the added beneficial experience of treating a vast range of demographically different people onboard and having had limited time to correct conditions.
Throughout the 5 years Nicola consistently performed public seminars and demonstrations on the benefits of acupuncture and particularly became involved in the importance of controlling inflammation as the foundation of many conditions.
Nicola is a member of the Acupuncture New Zealand registration with upkeep of the latest information and education on Traditional Chinese Medicine. Nicola is also an ACC treatment provider.