Our practitioners can offer support to you and your partner from pre-conception and pregnancy, through to birth and beyond.

 

pregnancyAll our practitioners offer services that are safe and gentle enough to be used throughout your pregnancy; pregnancy massage and acupuncture, naturopathy, and craniosacral therapy.

Nadia has experience using acupuncture to support couples in the pre-conception period, treating women through IVF, addressing symptoms in pregnancy, turning breech babies and preparing for childbirth, as well as pain relief and support during labour.

 

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Nadia understands how important it is to listen to and work with women and their families, and that everyone’s experience is different. She is committed to respecting the individual choices and the values of each family and works with you to design a treatment approach that meets your needs. Nadia is  available to provide treatment using acupuncture and massage during your labour and birth to help stimulate and regulate contractions, provide pain relief, or to provide general support for you and your partner. She also offers home visits to women close to their due date or in the weeks after birth.

 

Acupuncture can be useful in all stages of your journey to parenthood:

PREGNANCY

  • Threatened or missed miscarriage
  • Morning sickness
  • Constipation & haemorrhoids
  • Anxiety & depression
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Dermatitis, acne & itching
  • Rib and hip pain
  • Lower back pain and sciatica
  • Carpal tunnel pain
  • Muscle cramps and restless legs
  • Oedema
  • Pubic symphysis/pelvic pain
  • Sinusitis, colds & flu
  • Headache and migraine
  • Blood pressure issues
  • Insomnia
  • Dizziness
  • Improving energy

PRE-CONCEPTION PERIOD

  • Painful & irregular menstruation
  • Improving sperm count & motility
  • IVF support

AROUND LABOUR

  • Breech presentation
  • Encouraging labour
  • Pain in labour
  • Strengthening & regulating contractions
  • Retention of placenta

POST-NATAL PERIOD

  • Persistent bleeding
  • Insufficient lactation
  • Mastitis
  • Depression
  • Night sweats
  • General post-natal tonification

Pregnancy services are not charged differently to standard treatments.

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