The Art and Science of Breathing Therapy with Dr Rosalba Courtney

How is your sleep? Do you feel exhausted upon awakening? Are you frequently waking during the night? Are you considered a snorer? Would you like a better night’s sleep and wake with more energy?

If this is you, then this 🎙 episode of me&my health up will help you. We all know that breathing is crucial to staying alive. So we invited our special guest Dr. Rosalba Courtney who will enlighten us on the different methodologies around breathing. She is a functional breathing expert.

About our guest Dr. Rosalba Courtney

Rosalba has a PhD on the topic of dysfunctional breathing and breathing therapy and has published widely in the scientific literature and contributed to textbook chapters. Rosalba is passionate about both the art and science of breathing. She believes that breathing combined with movement, mind-body techniques, other health practices has enormous potential as a tool to heal the mind and body. She is actively involved in ongoing research on broad topics related to breathing and health.

Rosalba has developed a system called Integrative Breathing Therapy based on the models and tools she developed during her PhD and subsequent research. She has trained health professionals from many disciplines including physiotherapy, psychology, speech and language pathology, osteopathy and integrative medicine in the theory and applications of breathing therapy for their field. She is currently developing her first online certification course in Foundations of Integrative Breathing Therapy for Health Professionals.

Rosalba also runs online and face to face programs for individuals and groups. These programs include Breath Mind Body, Functional Breathing Retraining, Healthy Breathing Healthy Child and Altitude Power Breathing. She sees private patients at the Breath and Body Clinic in Avalon and at Genbiome in Edgecliff, Sydney.

How to best connect with Dr. Rosalba Courtney ND, DO

About me&my Health Up & Host

me&my Health Up seeks to enhance and enlighten the wellbeing of others. Host Anthony Hartcher is the CEO of me&my wellness which provides holistic health solutions using food is medicine, combined with a holistic, balanced, lifestyle approach. Anthony holds three bachelor’s degrees in Complementary Medicine; Nutrition and Dietetic Medicine; and Chemical Engineering.

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This is a recording of a podcast that took place on 21 September 2022.
Note the advice and information is general in nature. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition.