Nea Ovens is the Director of Nurture Studio and has been in full time practice at Nurture Studio since 2001
Nea takes a holistic approach to understanding normal function and disease processes and focuses as much on the prevention of illness as on the treatment.
She uses specifically chosen acupuncture points according to your TCM pathology, suggests attainable diet and lifestyle changes, and if required will incorporate Chinese herbs, massage, cupping and moxibustion into your treatment.
Acupuncture has many following benefits, from providing drug-free pain relief to effectively treating a wide range of acute and chronic ailments. It works to treat the underlying cause of disease and illness, as well as your symptoms. This ancient art provides a holistic approach to the treatment of disease and illness, linking body, mind and emotions, It assists in the prevention against disease and illness as well as the maintenance of general well-being.
Acupuncture has been effectively used for the treatment of back pain, neck ache, headache, migraine, sports injuries, anxiety, insomnia, digestive problems, fatigue, menstrual cramps, weight control, infertility and treatments in conjunction with IVF.
Nea Ovens graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) at the Australian College of Natural Medicine, Brisbane. In 2002 she began practicing at Nurture Studio. Nea is an accredited member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA).