Jennifer McGurgan

Soft Tissue Therapist and Pilates Instructor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Maj. Sports Science)
  • Advanced Diploma Health Science (Soft Tissue Therapy)
  • Diploma Remedial Massage
  • Certificate IV Pilates, Mat Instruction
  • Myofascial Dry Needling
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Certificate III Fitness
  • Kinesiotaping level 1, 2 and 3
  • Functional Fascial Taping
  • Onsen Muscle Energy Technique (MET)
  • Thomas Myers Anatomy Trains Myofascial Meridians

Association Memberships

  • Association of Massage Therapists (AMT) Provider #AMT15321

Professional Achievements

  • Therapist for Alzheimer’s Australia (DBMAS – Dementia Behavioral Management Assessment Services)
  • Soft Tissue Therapist for Queanbeyan Blues Football Club
  • Past Soft Tissue Therapy provider to the following:
    • St George Illawarra Dragons (NRL), 2015
    • The Australian Ballet, 2013 + 2015
    • Bangarra Dance Theatre Company, 2014 +2015
    • Sydney Swans Football Club (AFL), 2015 + 2014
    • Richmond Tigers Football Club (AFL), 2012
    • St Kilda Football Club (AFL) 
    • The Chiefs Rugby Union Football Club (ARU), 2014
    • Melbourne Fury Netball Team, 2013
    • Melbourne Vixons Netball Team, 2013
    • Belconnen Magpies Football Club (AFL) 2012 + 2013
    • Run for your Lifeline Canberra, 2014 

Treatment Areas of Interest

  • Injury assessment and maintenance for dancers
  • Netball injuries and maintenance
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Posture related injuries, maintenance and training
  • Stress related pains and injuries
  • General maintenance (Remedial Massage)

 

About Jen

Jen has been involved in the dance community as both a dancer of 17 years and a teacher for over five years at Eden Dance Academy. With her additional training in Pilates Jen has built herself a reputation as the ‘go to’ therapist amongst competition dancers of all genres and has also worked with Bangarra Dance Company and the Australia Ballet. Jen is serious about her netball, rugby league and… in her spare time does some strength training too!

 

Jen works across all Clinic 88 locations and in the Macquarie Pilates studio.