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Charmaine has completed qualifications as an Accredited Lymphoedema Practitioner through the Macquarrie University Sydney in 2023. The Australian Lymphoedema Education Research & Training (ALERT) program has provided Charmaine with the expert knowledge and skills required to safely manage lymphoedema, lipedema, and chronic oedemas. Charmaine offers compression garment advice, prescription, along with SIPC advice and recommendations.


  • Enrolled Nursing North Canterbury Hospital Board 1987

  • Bachelor of Nursing ARA 2002

  • PG Certificate in Health Sciences Otago University 2013

  • Certificate in Beauty Therapy ARA 2022

  • Hands On MLD training Level 1 & 2 2022

  • Oncology Aesthetics Oncology Training International 2023

  • Lymphoedema Practitioner Macquarrie University Sydney 2023

  • Breast Cancer Management for Health Professionals 2023

Professional Membership

  • Australasian Lymphology Association

  •  Lymphoedema Therapy, Training & Education

  • Australasian New Zealand Burns Association

  • Affiliated member of NZ Nurses Dermatology Association