BHthSc/ BAppSc Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
GradCert Addiction studies
Kaime completed a Bachelor of Health Science and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine at RMIT University in Melbourne followed by an internship at the Jiangsu Provincial Hospital in Nanjing, China.
Kaime has a specific interest in womens's health issues, digestive
disorders, lingering pathogens / Gu syndrome, chronic health
complaints, psycho-emotional disorders, PTSD, substance use
Kaime treats from an integrated TCM framework using Chinese
herbal medicine, supplementation, acupuncture and other TCM
modalities to assist patients in addressing their health complaints.
Kaime also works as part of an integrated medical team at
Her interests in addiction medicine have driven her to further pursue
studies in this field and incorporate this knowledge into her current
Kaime has been involved with founding the not-for-profit organisation
NADA-Australia based on the acu-detox model in the USA.
The organisation aims to provide ear acupuncture (NADA protocol)
for people managing drug and alcohol dependence or addiction,
mental health complaints, PTSD or acute traumatic events, victims of crime
and violence and general stress disorders. The ear acupuncture protocol
is also used to support emergency workers, first responders, fire fighters and anyone suffering from any level of stress or anxiety.
Kaime is a fully qualified Chinese Medicine practitioner trained in both acupuncture and herbal medicine, she is registered with AHPRA and the Australian National Therapists Association.
Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine
Acupuncture and Chinese medicine have been used for thousands of years to promote longevity and relieve unwanted symptoms and disease that manifest in the mind or body.
Chinese medicine is holistic, encompassing and addressing all aspects of a patient's physical and psychological well-being.
Many conditions can benefit greatly from Chinese medicine and acupuncture, some of these may
Digestive issues and gut health
Cold and flu symptoms
Women's health- PMT, fibroids, endometriosis, PCOS, menopause, hormonal imbalances
Emotional and psychological imbalances
Headaches and migraines
Dermatitis, eczema and other skin conditions
Childrens health- bed wetting, night terrors, immune and gut health
Energy and fatigue
Chronic and difficult conditions