Our Team

All practitioners at Acupuncture Collective are registered with AHPRA and are ATMS accredited practitioners.

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Martine Aharonson

Martine Aharonson

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Comp. Med)
  • Advanced Diploma Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Diploma Remedial Massage

Martine has more than 14 years of training and clinical experience as an acupuncturist, herbalist and massage therapist.

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Anada Jones

Anada Jones

  • Advanced Diploma Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Cert TCM – China

Anada is a mother of two living in the Blue Mountains. She practised herbal folk medicine and aromatherapy for many years before dedicating her studies to Traditional Chinese Medicine. Anada travelled the country with her young son, picking, curing and using herbs for healing, prevention and nutrition. She began to pursue the study of TCM after the birth of her second son, making profound personal discovers on its effectiveness and accurate diagnostics. (more…)

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Selina Spanswick

Selina Spanswick

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture)

Selina is a registered acupuncturist and teacher at the University of Technology Sydney, with over 10 years of experience as a private practitioner. Selina’s interest in acupuncture began while studying science and spirituality. Her desire to learn led her to Chinese Medicine, and she was soon inspired by its unique and remarkably practical teachings. Selina found knowledge and discipline in TCM, and believes it has helped her find her own personal balance in life.

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Kyla Mayers

Kyla Mayers

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Grad.Dip in Midwifery
  • Bachelor Hlth Sc in Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Lactation Consultant (IBLCE)

Kyla is passionate about women’s health, having been a practicing midwife for over ten years. “I feel very privileged to have worked with mothers and babies for all that time. Over the years, I have seen pregnant women suffering from various physical aliments induced by pregnancy such as back pain, pubic symphysis pain, morning sickness, heart burn and constipation and always thought there had to be an alternative to what conventional medicine offers these women.”

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Kate Tracey

Kate Tracey

Kate’s love affair with Chinese medicine started back in 1998 when she was 19. She has studied shiatsu, Chinese herbal medicine and Acupuncture and has been a registered practitioner since she completed an internship in china in 2006. ‘ Studying in china made me realise the medicine is used for everything, my time in the oncology ward was very profound’

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Mitch Patience

Mitch Patience

  • Bachelor Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Certificate TCM – China

Treatments with Mitch combine a unique blend of Chinese traditions and Esoteric healing along with well-balanced nutritional and lifestyle advice. All treatments with Mitch are holistic and effective. Actively supporting people to deal with their immediate and long term health concerns and goals. Mitch received his degree at The Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and continued his studies of Chinese Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine in China, at the PRC Guangzhou Hospital of TCM.

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