Jac Edser(BOccThy)Occupational Therapist
Phone and Skype appointments available
Jacqueline Edser is an Occupational Therapist with a unique approach to musculo-skeletal pain, chronic pain and sports injuries. She uses state of the art, practical, hands-on strategies to provide superb soft tissue intervention from a holistic framework to optimise human performance.
Her philosophy is to explore the subtleties of well-being and the effect on human function both within the physical and psychological sciences.
Jac graduated from the University of Queensland in 1999 and has invested her career in continuing to fully understand human bodies and the mechanisms of pain and dysfunction. She has studied with leading experts in Neurology and Functional Movement both in Australia and Europe in addition to studies in many aspects of integrative medicine and nutritional medicine.
Jac has a passion for wellness and seeks to always find the underlying cause of pain or injury. She uses a truly whole body approach, looking at the intricate interplay between mind-body, and person-environment.
She has specialist skills in...
- Hands on myofascial release
- Assessment of posture and compensatory movement postures
- Assessment of breathing patterns
- Core activation
- Sensorimotor retraining programs
- Assessment of underlying mechanism of pain / dysfunction – e.g. visceral tension, digestive, issues, stress etc.
- Stress management
- Lifestyle coaching
- Ergonomic assessment of work set up and design
Jac is also an educator and trainer, being the founder of the Soft Tissue Symposium and regularly lecturing to post graduate students at James Cook University. She also conducts many on-site workplace health and wellness training programs for greater workplace engagement and productivity.