Lisa Higgins is a Remedial Massage Therapist who offers Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Low Level Laser Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy, Remedial Massage and Reiki. She has been practicing since 2006 in both Sydney and Dubai. She was a member of the Editorial Committee of the Australasian Lymphology Association between 2016 and 2018, helping to produce the Lymph Exchange, the magazine of the ALA. She is still an Admin on the ALA Facebook Support Group.
Please note, Lisa is no longer taking on any new Sports or Remedial Massage clients.
Lisa primarily works with cancer clients post treatment to help reduce the effects of lymphoedema. She has a particular interest in working with women who have lipoedema, helping them to understand the condition and treatment options including compression, exercise and self-care.
Lisa requalified as a Vodder therapist with a certification in Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy in August 2013. She re-certified in April 2015 and 2017 and attends the biennial ALA Lymphodema Conference, the most recent being in Brisbane in May 2018. She also regularly attends webinars and workshops to further update her skills.
Lisa has just been appointed NSW Clinical Consultant for Mobiderm Australia. She will be running training workshops for other therapists as well as phone consultations to inform therapist about the range of Mobiderm products and their application.
Lisa attended the 3rd National Conference for Lipoedema Australia in August 2018, presenting a workshop on self-maintenance for lipoedema.
She has also presented workshops on self-maintenance post breast-cancer treatment with the YWCAencore programme in Frenchs Forest, NSW (www.ywcaencore.org.au)
Lisa attends a monthly Women's Cancer Support Group and has set up their website and manages their Facebook page. She regularly gives talks to the group on lymphoedema.
The treatments Lisa offers are very different but each caters to a specific need. A combination of therapies may be used to achieve the best result.
Massages available on Mondays and Wednesdays to Saturday at The Oasis in Brookvale. Find out more about The Oasis Here
There is a 24 hour cancellation policy in place, 50% of consultation fee will be charged for late notice and full fees will be charged for "no shows".
HICAPS claiming available, VISA, Mastercard, AMEX, EFTPOS.
Member ATMS: No 24065