About Scott Brisbane
Brisbane has been providing treatments for the people of Melbourne and
Victoria for over 25 years. He is a fully qualified, health fund
accredited acupuncturist and naturopath. He is a member of the
Australian Natural Therapists Association and registered with the
Chinese Medicine Board of Australia and the Australian Health
Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Scott is also a yoga and
meditation practitioner teaching dru yoga classes in Brunswick on
Tuesday mornings and Thursday evenings.
is a qualified teacher and currently is a senior lecturer at the
Australian Shiatsu College in Brunswick. Apart from teaching regular
yoga classes in Brunswick, Scott also runs workshops for practitioners
in craniosacral therapy and energy healing. He also plans to run yoga
retreats in the near future.
has treated thousands of people over many years with a wide range of
conditions. He believes in a holistic approach with the understanding
that the body, if given the right conditions and appropriate care, can
heal and repair itself. Scott is an incisive, intuitive and caring
practitioner who understands the relationship between body, mind and
spirit and how this can affect the health and well being of an
Brisbane uses acupuncture, craniosacral therapy and naturopathic
remedies to help stimulate the natural capabilities of the self to heal.
For a more comprehensive list of conditions treated please refer to the
specific therapy pages.
is a gentle, light touch therapy used to release pain, tension and
restrictions in the body and mind. The practitioner tunes into the
subtle rhythms and movements of the energy system in the body which
allows the body to shift towards balance and health. The body and mind
are allowed the space to physically and mentally unwind and heal.
is the insertion of very fine needles into specific points on the body
to stimulate the flow of qi or energy in the body. The points occur on
meridians or channels that flow through the body and connect to the
vital organs. Treatments help to vitalize and stimulate energy creating a
smooth flow of qi and bringing balance to the body and mind.
is a broad term that covers a variety of treatments. Naturopaths
believe that the body has the ability to heal itself and given the right
stimulus and treatment, the body can repair itself and recover from
Essences are remedies that are used to treat imbalances in mental and
emotional states. They are a simple and effective way to help re-balance
the mind and emotions. They can be a vital component in the healing
Diploma of Acupuncture
Diploma of Naturopathy
Dru Yoga Teacher Diploma
Bachelor of Education (Environmental Science)
CranioSacral Therapy 1, 2 and Pediatrics
Somato Emotional Release 1 and 2
Visceral Manipulation 1 and 2
Certificate in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy
Certificate of Chinese Massage
Member of Australian Natural Therapists Association
Member of the Dru Professional Network
Registered Acupuncturist with the Chinese Medicine Registration Board of Australia
Accredited with AHPRA
Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training
studying Environmental Science at Melbourne State College Scott taught
science and mathematics at various secondary colleges in Melbourne while
studying Naturopathy and Acupuncture part time. Studying environmental
science was Scott's introduction to holistic thinking. It taught him how
even small changes to an environment or ecosystem can affect the whole.
He later learnt to apply the same thinking to the body.