Did you know that our Health students get to practice what they’ve learned inside our real student clinic?
The Practice Wellbeing Centre is our student-led clinic, where our students gain proven skills, confidence and valuable experience by practicing on real clients in the clinic while they study.
We believe that emerging professionals don’t just require theoretical knowledge, but also a skills-based teaching model and supportive learning environment that nurtures each individual’s potential to grow as an individual and professional.
At the Practice Wellbeing Centre, our range of treatments combines a health science approach with complementary medicine. All sessions are supervised by qualified and highly experienced practitioners. We offer the following services:
Nutritional Medicine Practitioners draw upon the traditional and evidence-based understandings of utilising food as medicine, along with therapeutic nutritionals; to enable those seeking treatment to manage complex health conditions such as stress, fatigue, digestive disorders, as well as cardiovascular, hormonal and immune concerns. Through comprehensive case taking and holistic analysis, our student practitioners are able to tailor dietary & nutritional prescriptions to best suit your individual health goals, incorporating nutritional recommendations and supplementation.
Work towards optimal health using your body’s own healing mechanisms. Naturopathy takes into account your symptoms, emotional wellbeing, diet and lifestyle to treat the underlying causes of disease from a holistic perspective. Depending on your individual needs, you may be treated with dietary advice, herbal remedies, flower essences or nutritional supplements.
Western Herbal Medicine
Western Herbal Medicine is a holistic approach to preventing and treating illness. Work towards optimal health with a tailored treatment plan based on the use of medicinal plants. Western Herbal Medicine can assist with weight loss, sleep, stress, allergies and much more.
Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture
Chinese Medicine connects mind, body and spirit to restore harmony. Through a range of techniques and remedies including Chinese herbal medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and cupping, Dietary therapy and more, Chinese medicine treatments can assist with health issues such as digestion, stress, fatigue, fertility, allergies, and overall long term health. Treatments are offered through our student clinic at Fitzroy, and are highly popular treatments amongst our customers.
The term ‘Myotherapy’ comes from the Greek word ‘myo’ or ‘muscle’. Clinical Myotherapy is a branch of manual medicine that focuses on the treatment and management of musculoskeletal pain including myofacial pain (trauma or muscle contracture), neuropathic pain (nervous system) and articular pain (joints). Through manual physical therapy treating musculoskeletal system, myotherapy can assist with joint pain, back pain, muscle strains, sciatic pain, sporting injuries and more. Techniques include Deep tissue techniques, Myofascial dry needling, Joint mobilisation as well as Pain management and prevention. Our treatments are incredibly popular, and delivered at our student clinic at Fitzroy.
You will be treated by a Master of Counselling student, who is supervised by qualified and highly experienced practitioners in each field. This presents a fantastic opportunity for our students to gain practical experience and develop confidence in their chosen career area, while also providing treatments to our clients at a very affordable price and helping them with their challenges.
By using a coordinated matching process, you will be paired with a counselling student that best suits your individual needs.
Beauty, Spa and Dermal Aesthetics
There are a variety of treatments that our highly knowledgeable students offer in our Brisbane clinics, supervised by an industry experienced practicing lecturer. Our students are ready to showcase their skills and knowledge to our clients, looking after them and making sure they leave happy, relaxed, and feeling enriched by their treatment and experience. The treatments may include facials, waxing, make-up, body treatments, manicure and pedicure.