Our Mavens

We have been working hard gathering together some of the most inspirational health mavens, guides, and educators from across the globe, to share their wisdom with you directly in your living room. No need to even take off your pyjamas, ladies!

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    Analia Herbes

    Analia Herbes is a licensed PT and Zumba instructor with a passion for helping others make their bodies healthier from the inside out. She integrates skills with nutrition and fitness as well as many other disc [...]

    Dance | Fitness
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    Anja O’Connor

    Certified as a yoga teacher under John Ogilvie from the Byron Yoga Centre, and registered with the Yoga Alliance, Anja’s experience of yoga and meditation spans over 20 years. Anja creates intimate, gentl [...]

    Meditation | Yoga
  • Bettina Pfannkuch

    Bettina Pfannkuch

    Bettina Pfannkuch is the founder, senior teacher and therapist of The Art of Balance – Yoga & Massage, in the Mornington Peninsula.  She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in the fi [...]

    Meditation | Yoga
  • Clare Pritchard

    Clare Pritchard

    Clare Pritchard is a Certified Iyengar Yoga teacher with a particular interest in working with survivors of trauma, a therapeutic approach which is increasingly recognised as being immensely beneficial for reco [...]

    Meditation | Yoga Therapy
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    Danielle Cerantonio

    Danielle is a registered Psychologist with over 10 years experience in the field of Organisational Psychology. Danielle has specialist experience in parental leave coaching, return to work coaching, leadership [...]

    Parental Leave Coach | Psychologist | Resilience Trainer
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    Emily Jones

    Emily is a HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator, HypnoMothering Educator, Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, Infant Massage Instructor, Fertility Support Educator, mother to two beautiful souls, wife to another, f [...]

    Birth preparation | HypnoBirth | HypnoMothering
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    Eryka Rhodes

    Eryka is a relationship counsellor and mindfulness practitioner, registered with the ACA (Australian Counsellors of Australia) and member of PANDA. With over 15 years working in the counselling field, and since [...]

    Meditation | mindfulness leader | relationship counselling
  • Fiona Haasz

    Fiona Haasz

    Fiona has been combining her training in Visual & Performing Arts with that of Visual & Performing Art Therapy, as well as energetic training in Pranic Healing, Bush Essences and more for well over a de [...]

    Art Therapy | Dance | Meditation
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    Gayle Dwyer

    Gayle is a Clinical Hypnotherapist, Counsellor and EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) specialist with over ten years’ experience helping others tap into beliefs and thought patterns that are holding them back [...]

    EFT Specialist | Hypnotherapy
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    Hopi Palmer

    Hopi is an experienced remedial massage therapist and holds an Australian Association of Massage Therapy registration. After two overachieving years in clinics, and some burnout, she developed a strong apprec [...]

    Massage Instructor
  • Joey De backer

    Joey De Backer

    Joey is an accredited practising dietitian, holistic nutritionist, mindfulness leader and mum to 2.5 year old, Isla Rose. Joey is passionate about helping mums eat well without the need for fancy ingredients [...]

    dietitian | Holistic nutritionist | mindfulness leader
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    Jossy Jimenez

    Jossy is a passionate wellbeing consultant with experience in the public and private sectors. She has developed and successfully implemented tailored, evidence-based wellbeing strategies and programs for a rang [...]

    mindfulness leader | Wellbeing Coach
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    La Muxlow

    As I was so physically active before becoming a mum, I was struck by how confined I felt while looking after little ones. Being so housebound made it challenging to get to classes to maintain my sense of sel [...]

    The Mindful Mum Co-Founder
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    Leonie Percy

    Leonie is the founder of www.yogamamata.com, www.leoniepercy.com and author of the award-winning book Mother Om www.motherom.com.au. Yoga Mamata teaches mums how to manage the emotional journey of motherhood an [...]

    Author | Business Mentor | mindfulness leader
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    Megan Tuohey

    Megan splits her time raising her two young boys, aged 3 and 2 with her husband, and working as a senior Organisational Development consultant. When she’s not with her boys, she spends her days working wi [...]

    Psychologist | Relationship Coach
  • Melanie Smith

    Melanie Smith

    Melanie started her Pilates journey in 1999 while completing her BA Dance at the Victorian Collage of the Arts. During her training, she was fortunate enough to be surrounded by experienced Pilates teachers and [...]

    Pilates Instructor
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    Pamela Rauleder

    Pamela loves Yoga for its array of ancient sacred practices that can bring health, joy and richness to any mum. She couldn’t imagine a day spent without drawing on some aspect of yoga, may it be setting a pos [...]

    Meditation | Yoga
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    Sally Wood

    Motherhood is filled with the most immense joys, but it can also leave us feeling completely overwhelmed and depleted with very little time for ourselves. We all want to be calm, present and compassionate, but [...]

    The Mindful Mum Co-Founder
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    Suzy Reading

    Suzy is a Chartered Psychologist, Yoga Teacher, and Health Coach who specialises in self-care, helping mums manage their stress, emotions, and energetic bank balance. It was her own life experience of motherh [...]

    Health Coach | Psychologist | Yoga Teacher

A maven is a trusted expert in a particular field.  A person who seeks to pass their knowledge and wisdom on to others. It means “one who understands”, based on an accumulation of knowledge. The majority of our mavens are mothers themselves, who have lived through the extraordinary moments along with the extraordinarily tough moments that unite us as mums. They understand the demands of motherhood and have been carefully chosen for their passion for women’s health and wellbeing.

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