circle of support

needing a bit more support? I am fortunate enough to have an incredible group of colleagues and friends who i refer my clients to: 

dr carrie rigoni

chiropractor for babies, children and pregnancy (planning, pregnancy & postpartum)

Dr oscar serrallach

doctor, nutritional and environmental medicine and author of the Postnatal depletion cure

jo kennedy

somatic experiencing therapist and certified focusing practitioner and trainer

Jacqueline Swain

postnatal doula/sleep consultant

helplines & COUNSELLING

OPEN doors

non-directive, client centred counselling, psychotherapy and support for pregnancy decisions, pregnancy loss (incl. miscarriage & post abortion grief), postnatal depression and anxiety, grief and loss and relationships.

For women, men, couples, teens
Low cost, unlimited sessions, no referral necessary
Face to face, phone, skype

Telephone: 03 9870 7044 
Freecall outside Melbourne: 1800 647 995

sands: miscarriage, stillbirth and newborn death support

Sands is the miscarriage, stillbirth and neonatal death charity supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby; working to improve the care bereaved parents receive by healthcare professionals and breaking the silence and taboo of baby death in today's society.

Sands volunteers offer a real sense of understanding and hope; they too have been through the devastating loss of a baby.

the helpline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year (including Christmas Day) by dialling 1300 072 637.

perinatal anxiety & depression australia

struggling with the transition from pregnancy to early parenthood? PANDA is a free, national help service offering support to new and expecting mums and dads struggling with becoming a parent.

monday to friday 9am-7.30pm aest: 1300 726 306

women’s information & referral exchange inc (WIRE)

Victoria-wide free generalist information, support and referral service run by women for women.

Phone support line: 1300 134 130*

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm (except public holidays)

gather women's space

i am proudly part of  the gather women's space as a practitioner and a part of their doula collective in Seddon, victoria. 

gather is a space for women that offers workshops, gatherings, yoga and meditation, birth/loss/postpartum doulas and one-on-one therapies.