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About The ACMM Team

Bodine Profile

Bodine Ledden

Course Coordinator

Qualifications:

  • Advanced Diploma of Health Science (Soft Tissue Therapy)
  • Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Certificate III in Fitness
  • Level 1 Sports Trainer
  • Member of Massage and Myotherapy Australia

Bodine is a passionate Soft Tissue Therapist and Educator. He applies his experience working clinically with both acute and chronic pain to deliver a high standard of clinically relevant education to his students.

With 10 years of clinical experience, Bodine was the Head Soft Tissue Therapist for Eastlake Football Club for 3 years. His work with Eastlake football club, included implementing injury prevention protocols and managing athlete injury rehabilitation and reducing return to play times. Bodine is still actively involved with local and professional sporting clubs and facilitating work placements for his students.

Bodine’s interest in competitive sport has provided him with opportunities to work with state, national and world champion combat sport athletes including experience working with the Australian Boxing and Australian Judo team leading into the Oceana and Olympic games.

Bodine also has experience working with sporting teams such as GWS Giants, Sydney Swans, ACT Brumbies, and various NRL teams such as the Canberra Raiders, and Sydney roosters.

Bodine has a strong interest in shoulder, hip, lower back and pelvic related injuries. This interest has given him a keen eye for detail in assessing instability, injury and dysfunctional movement patterns. Bodine uses a wide variety of assessment and remedial massage / soft tissue techniques combined with strength and conditioning advice to deliver optimal results for his clients.

ACMM Trainer and Assessor

Charissa Halton

Trainer and Assessor

Qualifications:

  • Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • Certificate IV Fitness
  • Certificate IV Education Support
  • Member of Australian Natural Therapists Association (ANTA)

Charissa is a private practice clinician with extensive experience in the health and fitness industry. Charissa has a passion for helping people suffering from both acute and chronic pain presentations with the application of manual therapy techniques supported by strength and conditioning.

Charissa applies her understanding of anatomy and pathomechanics to improve her patients movement efficiency and reduce pain to allow them to become adaptable and resilient to real-life scenarios.

Charissa’s understanding of the body along with her kind hearted nature reflects in the classroom to provide a fun a supportive educational environment for her students.