BHM, ADwHM, CN, DBM
MsHSc(Herbal Medicine) Cert IV TAA
mNHAA, mATMS, mANTA
M: +612 405699212
T: +612 99485430
Maxine has a wonderful small Apothecary, on Sydney's beautiful northern beaches.
After a full naturopathic analysis, health issues may be addressed by combining dietary recommendations and individual herbal prescription, a comprehensive full health assessment is undertaken.
Maxine also runs fun, easy to understand grassroots kitchen medicine, utilising your pantry, for coughs, colds and other conditions. As Head of Faculty (Herbal Medicine), Maxine is also a student clinic supervisor and lecturer at Nature Care College in St Leonards, Sydney. Maxine has been involved with voluntary supportive services at various events such as Big Day Out supervising the natural pharmacy, as well as helping out in the "Pink Room" which was an adjunct early intervention service working alongside UniMed and St John’s Ambulance.
Fully insured and professionally qualifed she holds an Advanced Diploma in Western Herbal Medicine, Nutrition as well as a Bachelor of Herbal Medicine and in 2011 received her Masters in Health Science from the University of New England.
Maxine is a consultant with Cadence Health which has developed a Healthy Eating Instructors programme in schools, and a wellness fitness programme, as well as providing excellent courses in sports and paediatric nutrition. As well as holding a current first aid certificate, she has a Cert IV in TAA and is a member of the National Herbalists Association of Australia and The Australian Traditional Medicine Society.
With a passion for integrating technology and complementary therapies teaching tools, she is currently studying a Post Graduate Diplomas in ELearning (UNE) which she expects to complete in 2014.
In May 2012, the Maxine opened up the a local Apothecary 'Healthy Heights', in the suburb of Balgowlah Heights, close to Manly, NSW. This is an over the counter (OTC) shop where members of the community can pop in to chat over a pot of tea issues of concerns. Sourcing organic, kind, local and ethically sourced products for skincare (Evohe), aromatherapy and cleansing (Ikou), blended teas, teaware and supplements, feminine hygiene (Lunette and GoGirl). Special packages for festival hygiene and first aid essentials for the summer come neatly packed in a BumBag. Simple, effective and safe teenage skincare, cough drops and so much more...........