Sr Marisce obtained her nursing degree (General, Psychiatry, Community and Midwifery) from the University of Stellenbosch in 2004. After which she joined a private hospital group working in their trauma unit.
During this time she was also furthering her studies obtaining her post-graduate diplomas in Primary Health Care and Nursing Management.
Sr Marisce’s work experience include working overseas on cruise ships, in pharmacy clinics and being involved with research at the University of Cape Town.
In 2015 she had the opportunity to pursue her true passion working with mothers and babies and opened her own mother and baby clinic in Cape Town where she could implement and use the knowledge and skills she obtained through the years. Sr Marisce qualified as a Certified Lactation Consultant after her own breastfeeding difficulties and struggle, as she wants no mother to go through the same challenges. She also believes that every mother is entitled to good evidence based information to empower her to make informed decisions that is best for her, her baby and her family.