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
somatic experiencing therapist and certified focusing practitioner and trainer
postnatal doula/sleep consultant
helplines & COUNSELLING
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.