Remedial Massage Therapist:
Ben is a qualified Remedial Massage Therapist with over 6 years experience specialising in deep tissue and muscular injury management and recovery. He is a senior level registered member of the Association of Massage Therapists, and currently works alongside chiropractors at Lake Road Chiropractic, Port Macquarie.
Percussionist & drumming teacher:
Ben is also a professional musician with over 15 years experience as a percussionist, specialising in Djembe and Congas. For over 7 years Ben has also been teaching regular drumming classes for the public (at Mac Adams Music Centre in Port Macquarie) and special classes and workshops for School groups, Disabilities and The Elderly at a number of centres around the Port Macquarie Hastings region. Originating in Sydney Ben studied the djembe with master drummers from Guinea, and over the years has learnt a wide range of traditional West African rhythms. In his drumming classes Ben mixes these traditional rhythms with his own contemporary rhythms to create a unique and dynamic experience for his students.