QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE OF OUR PRACTITIONERS
Jenny Wylie - RN; EM; ND; MHA; BAppSc; Adv Dip NAT; Adv Dip Herbal Medicine; MACN; ANPA; ASBRM (Springwood Natural Health Clinic & Northside Wellness Clinic)
Jennifer works as a Naturopath and Health Care Practitioner at both our Clinics. She is a fully qualified Registered Nurse, Midwife, Naturopath and Herbalist and is a trained practitioner in Biomesotherapy (pain management) and Ultra Lite.
Jennifer’s experience in health care spans 40 years during which time she has gained amazing insights into both natural and western medicine. Her particular areas of interest include Fertility, Ante and Post Natal Support, Mum’s & Bubs Club, Children’s Health, Integrated Healing & Prevention, Pain Management using Biomesotherapy; and Weight Management using the well-proven Ultra Lite weight management program. Jennifer is a passionate practitioner and combines her skills and experience to ensure her patients receive the best individual health treatment and ongoing care.
Emile Cloete - ND; B.Sc(Hons); Adv Dip(Nut Med); Dip(Nat Nut); Dip(Nat) MATMS; MNNA; MGNC; MIFM; CMTA Nutritionist & Naturopath (Springwood Natural Health Clinic)
Emile is a highly qualified Naturopath & Nutritional Medicine Practitioner. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) with post graduate qualifications in Naturopathic Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Auricular Acupuncture, Homeopathy and advanced training in Metabolic Typing Analysis. Emile also has post-graduate training in Bio-Impedance Analysis and Functional Pathology Testing.
Emile has trained and practiced as a Nutritionist and as a Naturopath in the United Kingdom, Australia & South Africa. He is passionate about preventative medicine. His naturopathic & nutritional therapy offers professional support for a large range of conditions including specialist areas of cancer support, chronic fatigue & immune conditions, pain (acute & chronic), & metabolic imbalance.
Emile incorporates naturopathic medicine principles, coupled with nutritional and lifestyle counselling, to promote vitality & wellness through supportive treatment programs designed specifically for individual patient needs. Through his continual support, he educates his patients to achieve and maintain optimal balance and life-long wellness. Emile’s knowledge and commitment to offering the best care and outcome for each patient makes him a valued member of each patient’s life.
Trudy Cadoo - ND; Adv.Dip.Nat; Adv.Dip.Nut; Adv.Dip WHM; ANTA (Springwood Natural Health Clinic & Northside Wellness Clinic)
As a Naturopath, Trudy believes that health is more than the absence of disease. It is the balance of many factors including mental/emotional and physical wellbeing. Trudy enjoys working with a wide range of clients from children to the elderly, athletes to expecting mothers and all who believe they could benefit from the holistic and integrative approach of natural medicine. With a warm, realistic approach she is passionate about empowering people to wellness through naturopathic principles.
Having practiced Naturopathy for over 12 years as both a Naturopath Consultant in pharmacy and for Wellness for Women Naturopathic Clinic she has gained a special interest in Women’s health, weight loss and detoxification. With the use of a variety of screening tools such as Hemaview, Bio-impedance Analysis and Digital Iridology to assist in her treatment she is able to manage and prevent a vast array of acute and chronic illnesses. However you do not necessarily need to be ‘unwell’ to benefit from the services of a Naturopath, natural medicine is also used as a tool for restoring and promoting vitality and general wellbeing.Gina Wilson - B HSc (Naturopathy), Dip Nut, Dip HM; ATMS (Northside Wellness Clinic)
Gina has recently joined our team at Northside Wellness Clinic. With over eight years experience in the natural medicine industry, Gina brings a results-driven approach to her Naturopathic treatments. Having a background in both clinical practice and the retail sector (where she was responsible for developing herbal and nutritional products for a large manufacturer of natural medicines), Gina balances a keen scientific intellect with a warm person-centred approach. Gina keeps up with the latest research and uses a variety of testing including Hemaview, Cellular Health Analysis and Genetic Testing to really get to the root of the 'problem'. This not only enables you to gain quick relief from symptoms but also ensures that you have long lasting results as the underlying issues are corrected.
Gina confidently treats people of all ages with all types of 'weird and wonderful' conditions to help them take control of their health and feel truly vibrant. So whether you have allergies or zoonotic hookworm, Gina can help you get the results you are looking for.
Dr Paul Gray - DO; ACU; Macert Nat Osteopath (Springwood Natural Health Clinic)
Paul Gray was born in Cleethorpes, in the UK. At the age of 24, he fractured his lumbar spine, falling from a ladder. After three years of crippling pain, which motivated him to seek treatment from a number of different health care practitioners, he was successfully treated by an Osteopath who practiced Osteopathy and acupuncture together. Paul considers his injury and recovery the most formative event in his life and it sparked an intense life long interest in the holistic treatment of pain and chronic disability. Paul practices: Osteopathy, Acupuncture, Naturopathy, and Chinese Herbal Medicine.
Paul studied Osteopathy in New Zealand with postgraduate training in UK. In 1995 he studied Veterinary Osteopathy with Mr. Anthony Pusey at the Haywood’s Heath Veterinary hospital in the UK. Returning to New Zealand Paul studied Acupuncture in Auckland. Paul Graduated from the New Zealand college of Osteopathy in November 1990 and his postgraduate Acupuncture from Auckland University AUT Akoranga in 2002, he also has diplomas in Chinese herbal medicine and Naturopathy. Paul has worked in Holistic Osteopathic clinics in: Singapore, UK, New Zealand and Thailand.
Shane has recently joined our clinic and is passionate about seeing people healed and functioning at their maximum potential. As a Remedial Massage Therapist he combines his background in personal training and fitness to ensure you obtain the best treatment possible. Shane is available Monday through Friday and occasional Saturdays so if you would like to benefit from an excellent remedial massage that works, give us a call on 3808-8624 and make an appointment. Your body will love you for it.
Tammy Lund - Dip AppSc; Dip Remedial Massage; AAMT, Massage Therapist (Springwood Natural Health Clinic)
Tammy is a qualified Remedial Massage Therapist helping anyone wanting to alleviate muscular dysfunction and reduce discomfort and pain or just maintain healthy muscle function. With a broad range of techniques she can offer deep tissue massage and stretching, traditional and sports cupping, ear candling, reflexology, relaxation, baby and children’s massage and even has a wonderful pregnancy mat for those ladies wanting some relief from the aches and discomfort of pregnancy. Tammy also has amazing results with Neck and other related issues.
Tammy holds a blue card, so please feel free to enquire about how she can also help your younger family members. “I use a combination of techniques, stretching and myofascial release to target the correct muscles so they can lengthen, release tension and get results to increase your health and wellbeing. I recognise that each patient has individual needs and I take the time to personalise each treatment to get the best results and inform you of what I am treating, so don’t be afraid to ask questions.”
Emma Jones Dip. Remedial Massage; AAMT - Remdial Massage Therapist (Springwood Natural Health Clinic)
Emma is a fully qualified Remedial Massage Therapist specialising in Remedial Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Infant Massage, Swedish Massage, Reflexology and Hot Stone Massage. Emma is registered with most health funds.
Tracey Dawson - Massage Therapist (Northside Wellness Clinic)
Tracey is a qualified Massage Therapist and specialises in Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage and Relaxation massage. She is registered with health funds that fall under the Australian Health Management and CBHS and has recently completed a Cupping Course. 'My main goal as a Massage Therapist is to assist people of all ages in maintaining healthy muscle function through massage, stretching and strengthening. When incorporated with good nutrition and regular exercise, the benefits speak for themselves'.
Fran Nguyen - SRN; OND; Masters Soc Sc & Counselling; ACA (Springwood Natural Health Clinic)
Fran is married with three teenage boys. She has worked in the UK, Hong Kong, Pakistan and here in Australia as both a registered nurse and as an addiction therapist. She has recently completed her Masters in counselling at the Christian Heritage College. She currently works as a counsellor in several locations around Brisbane and continues to work part time as a registered nurse.