Acupuncture and Reflexology
Dr Karen McCloskey is a registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner and joins the Shine Health team, specialising in Acupuncture and Reflexology.
Karen has a particular interest in women’s health and loves working with peoples feet.
Originally from Northern Ireland, Karen practiced massage and reflexology for over ten years in London, prior to moving to Melbourne.
Karen gained her Bachelor Health Science degree at Endeavour College of Natural Medicine in 2014, and is a registered member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association and the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia.
Karen’s Chinese Medicine modalities are Acupuncture, Moxibustion, Cupping therapy and Gua sha.
Karen has also studied Cosmetic Acupuncture with two of the world’s best known teachers: Mary- Elisabeth Wakefield and Dr Martha Lucas.
A one hour Chinese Medicine appointment with Karen, includes Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnosis and treatment with Acupuncture.
A one hour Reflexology with Karen includes a feet or hand reflexology treatment.
Outside of clinical practice, Karen is an experienced health and medical writer, with a particular focus on menopause, endometriosis, PCOS and general women’s health issues. Karen’s written work has appeared in a magazines, websites and health education forums.