Carmen Schmandtke

Dip Rem Massage, CERT IV Massage, MLD Level 1

Remedial Massage and Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)

Carmen is a qualified Remedial Massage therapist. She completed her Diploma of Remedial Massage at MIMT in May 2018. Carmen has been massaging since 2015 (Cert IV in Massage Therapy).

 

While studying, Carmen volunteered at the South Eastern Private hospital for 18 months, during that time she offered massage in the Oncology and Rehab wards. It was during this time her interest in treating Lymphoedema arose, as she saw many cancer patients dealing with fluid retention.

 

Carmen completed ‘Manual Lymph Drainage Therapy’ Level 1 training in August 2017, under the trainer Astrid Diercks at the Manual Lymphatic Drainage Centre in Collingwood. Carmen has extensive experience treating clients aged between 8 to 95 years, clients dealing with mobility issues, cancer patients, Parkinson's Disease, Lymphoedema and pain management.

 

Carmen has also treated patients in Palliative Care. Carmen is committed to her professional development. She attends workshops for Manual Lymphatic Drainage under the trainer Michelle Vassallo (Rhythm Massage Development & Education) updating her skills.

As a Remedial Massage therapist, Carmen is passionate about using her skills to help others who are dealing with ongoing pain due to lifestyle, illness, or injury. Carmen offers Remedial, Relaxation, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Cupping and Pregnancy Massage.

Carmen is a german girl who loves to bake but never gets the time , is an avid Star Trek tragic and is married with 3 daughters and 2 stepsons.