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Patricia Diaz

Patricia Diaz

Patricia Diaz newLife centre for Women and acuIVF™ founder

Fertility and Pregnancy Acupuncture Specialist and Herbalist
BA Applied Sc. Traditional Chinese Medicine; BA Pharm Chem.; BA (Hons) Med Sc.


Patricia is an acupuncturist with over 15 years experience, is one of Australia's best known health experts, and founder of newLife centre for Women and acuIVF™.

Over the past several years, Patricia had been in charge of Genea Holistic’s practice as the Practice Manger and senior Acupuncturist.
At Genea, Patricia assisted in foreseeing the overall setup of the Genea Holistic clinic which was first launched in late, 2011.
Taking on an evidence based practice approach, Patricia has implemented an acupuncture protocol that supports patients undergoing IVF + IUI, Pre natal care and women’s health support and addresses the physical and emotional needs of patients on their fertility journey. Patricia has collaborated in several research projects, published articles, written chapter in textbooks, and presentations related to Acupuncture and Infertility.
She is certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist by the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia – AHPRA, associated with the Australian Traditional Medicine Society and a member of FSA.

Michelle Pocklington

Michelle Pocklington

BA Health Sc. Nutritional Medicine

Michelle enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, especially with traditional food cooking preparations. Michelle is a university qualified Nutritionist who’s approach to treatment is unique to each individual. With a strong belief that there isn’t a-one-size-fits all framework, Michelle uses her training to tailor personalised evidenced-based prescriptions based on individual symptoms and health assessments. Addressing all aspects of life, Michelle endeavours to find the underlying cause of an issue, rather than providing a short-term band-aid solution. She works to empower her clients to reach their ultimate health goals using gradual and attainable diet and lifestyle changes that have a lasting impact on health and wellbeing.

Michelle has an interest in – Womens health, Infant and Childrens health, Infertility, Pregnancy and post-natal nutrition, Gastrointestinal disorders, Allergies and intolerances, Skin disorders.
Michelle is a professional member of the Australian Natural Therapies Association.

Michelle loves being in the outdoors, and exploring new places and believes food is something that should be shared and celebrated, so enjoys doing so with her family and friends.

Olivier's Professional Background:
2008 – Cer­ti­fic­ate of accred­it­a­tion in Toy­o­hari Japan­ese med­ical acu­punc­ture, Japan.
2006 – Cer­ti­fic­ate IV In Tuina, Chinese remedial mas­sage, (UTS, Sydney)
2005 – Mas­ter of Health Sci­ences in Tra­di­tional Chinese Medi­cine (UTS)
2001 – Post Gradu­ate Cer­ti­fic­ate In Chinese Herbal Medi­cine
2000 – Bach­elor of Health Sci­ences in Acu­punc­ture (UTS)
Olivier is a certified Acupuncturist and Herbal Medicine Practitioner, under the the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia – AHPRA, and is a member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine association.

I migrated from France to Aus­tralia in 1980. After over a decade of working as a circus artist, street performer, puppeteer and actor, I decided to make a career change to become a health practitioner. I completed  my training as a Remedial and a Sports Massage therapist, before being involved in the treatment and rehabilitation of many pro­fes­sional ath­letes, includ­ing the Sydney Swans AFL foot­ball team. I was privileged to be selec­ted in the Aus­tralian med­ical team at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.
Since completing a Bach­elor, and a Masters of Health Sci­ence degree in Tra­di­tional Chinese Medi­cine at the Uni­ver­sity of Tech­no­logy of Sydney (UTS), I have been prac­ti­sing a gentle form of Japan­ese acu­punc­ture called Toy­o­hari.
I specialize in the treat­ment of female and male infer­til­ity, muscular pain, migraine, and anxi­ety disorders.
In addi­tion, I have worked as a cas­ual lec­turer, tutor, and clin­ical super­visor at the Col­lege of Traditional Chinese Medi­cine of the Uni­ver­sity of Tech­no­logy of Sydney (UTS) from 2005–2013.
Availability
Olivier is available every Friday from 9am - 6pm. Anyone wanting to book in an appointment with Olivier can call us on 9223 1882 or book online at www.newLifecentreforWomen.com.au

Sarah Ryan

Diploma Remedial Massage
Certified Pregnancy Massage Therapist
Certified Oncologist Massage Therapist
Certified Sports Massage Therapist

Sarah has a profound passion in Women's health and in assisting women with physical and emotionally by using specific massage techniques to help smooth and heal the body.
Pregnancy and fertility assisting massage treatments are available with Sarah.

Availability
Sarah is available every Tuesday and Friday from noon - 7pm.
To book in an appointment with Sarah can call us on 9223 1882 or book online at www.newLifecentreforWomen.com.au

Daniela Prado Frugone
Certified Massage Therapist
Massage Teacher
Certifications in Reiki and Mindfulness
Daniela is passionate about helping others improve their quality of life. She loves Massage Therapy and she enjoys providing amazing self care treatments to clients with the best soul intention.
Daniela loves developing herself in different areas, for herself and in order to create the best experience possible to her clients.
Daniela is available on Thursdays