SERVICES @Mindful Life Wellness
**Mindful Life Wellness is a trauma informed service that is committed to viewing clients struggles through a trauma focused lense. Practitioners at Mindful Life Wellness are trained in trauma informed care. We recognise and acknowledge that many presentations, symptoms and behaviours are the result of traumatic experiences. As such Mindful Life Wellness endeavours to provide a safe and judgement free space for healing and recovery.
PROVIDED BY MARYANNE EVE AND THERAPY DOG TILLY (AAT)
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELLING/THERAPY
1:1 CAPACITY BUILDING THERAPY (NDIS)
ANIMAL ASSISTED THERAPY (AAT)
AS OF 15/12/2022-NOT CURRENTLY TAKING ON NEW CLIENTS
1:1 MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELLING/THERAPY
$155 per session
Medicare rebate $81.90 per session
(MHCP=10 rebated sessions per calendar year)
NDIS-1:1 Capacity Building Therapy-self/plan managed
Capacity Building For Early Childhood Interventions-Other Professional
(clients under 7 years)
item # 15_005_0118_1_3
Assessment Recommendation Therapy or Training-Social Worker
(clients over 7 years)
Item # 15_621_0128_1_3
AAT (Therapy dog attendance)
$30 surcharge per session, in addition to session fee
Wholistic Mental Health Counselling for adults and children. Face to Face, Walk and Talk (adults only), Telehealth (adults only-Zoom or phone). Utilising Supportive Psychotherapeutic Strategies, including but not limited to; Strengths Based Approach, Play based and Theraplay Interventions, Mindfulness, CBT and Relaxation Strategies.
NDIS Capacity Building 1:1 therapy sessions aim to build capacity and interpersonal skills, with the overall goal being to assist clients to develop a range of skills to improve daily function and overall well-being. These sessions encompass Psycho-social support along with skills building. Skill building is focused on; communication, social skills, self regulation skills, confidence and independence. This is usually done via engagement, connection and therapeutic relationship building, along with Theraplay interventions and play based therapy, activities, games, role modeling and imitation.
Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) with Therapy Dog Tilly. Tilly’s role in working with kids in sessions may include providing calm, comfort and affection. Assisting children with Anxiety and in particular Separation Anxiety. Tilly can also assist kids to self-regulate and find a comfortable place in their own bodies. Tilly’s presence in sessions may help children feel safe and loved, helping them feel comfortable to open up and engage.
All sessions runs for 45-50mins.
Mindful Life Wellness is not a Bulk Billing Service. Mindful Life Wellness is currently NOT servicing the following funded clients; Forensicare, DVA, WorkSafe, TAC, VOCAT, children who are subject to court orders or access/custody disputes. We are also unable to write Court Reports.
KIDS MINDFULNESS PROGRAM
FACILITATED BY MARYANNE EVE.
$50 per session-term commitment and up front term payment required
NDIS participants welcome (plan and self managed only)
Medicare rebate available
Medicare rebate $20.80 per session
(MHCP=10 rebated group sessions per calendar year)
Kids Mindfulness is a weekly children's early intervention mental health group program for kids aged 5-12 years.
A combination of age and stage appropriate CBT education and Somatic and Mindfulness practices.
Coupled with Targeted Relaxation Strategies that promote embodiment.
Practicing principles of Kindness, compassion, gratitude, acceptance, non judgment, impermanence and letting go. A mix of hands on Meditation, breath work, mindful movement and games, story telling and age appropriate education. There is also lots of opportunities for sharing, connection and learning from eachother.
The overall aim of the program is to assist children via role modelling and co-regulation strategies to self soothe, self manage stress and self regulate emotions and behaviours in a safe, judgement free and inclusive environment..
Classes run 430-530pm-Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday in line with school term dates.
Term commitment required
Mindful Life Wellness is not a Bulk Billing Service.
KIDS MINDFULNESS FACILITATOR TRAINING IS A 2 DAY HANDS ON EXPERIENTIAL FACE TO FACE TRAINING COURSE. IT IS A COMBINATION OF THEORY AND PRACTICE WHERE PARTICIPANTS WILL BE SKILLED UP TO RUN THEIR OWN CHILDREN’S MINDFULNESS/CBT PROGRAM. THE FEE ALSO INCLUDES THE PURCHASE OF MY MULTI AWARD NOMINATED 20WK PROGRAM IN ITS ENTIRETY. EQUIPPING PARTICIPANTS TO IMMEDIATELY START TEACHING THEIR OWN CHILDREN’S GROUP THERAPY PROGRAM.
FACILITATED BY MARYANNE EVE
Kids Mindfulness Train the Facilitator Course is 14hrs of content delivered over 2 days. I will take you through Mindfulness and CBT Education, breathwork and meditation instruction specific to primary school aged children, along with equipping you with the knowledge and confidence to run our very own MBSR program for kids.
All attendees will also have the opportunity to purchase for an added fee an additional 6 session program "Kinder Mindfulness". A modified version of the original kids program that has been designed and written specifically for the 4-5 age group. This program is ideal to run in a kinder or community setting. And included in this program will be a 4 session "Toddler Mindfulness" parent/child program
Suitable for Yogis, Teachers, Childcare Workers. Psychologists, Social Workers, OTs, Speech Pathologists, and other professionals who can demonstrate training, knowledge/experience in working with children, seeking to add variety to their work, make extra income and wishing to make a difference in the lives of children.
The course fee includes the invaluable training, along with the purchase of my kids program in its entirety, that’s 20 full class program examples, including 20 CBT/Mindfulness teachings, breathing exercise, meditation scripts, games and activities. These classes can be shuffled and repeated throughout the year. Remember repetition is how we learn.
And in addition you will have the opportunity to purchase an additional program "Kinder Kids Mindfulness" This very special extra program is only available to Train the Trainer attendees
And you will have the privilege of playing at being a child during the 2 day training you will experience 4x 1hr Kids Mindfulness classes as part of the course. You will leave my course ready to run your own program.
On completion of the course you will be added to a closed teacher group lead by myself, where support and ideas can be shared. I will also mentor you and provide a level of supervision should you need this.
PROVIDED BY VISITING THERAPIST CARMEL PATI
$170 per session
Relationship Counselling is a confidential and supportive process where you can safely discuss your concerns and reconnect with each other and discuss the issues that may be affecting your relationship and partnership.
If you are experiencing relationship difficulties it is often hard to admit and discuss these within the relationship.
Couples counselling provides a safe and supportive and neutral space to discuss conflicts and challenges within your relationship.
Carmel Pati is a visiting Therapist who attends Mindful Life Wellness once a month on a Saturday to provide this service. Carmel is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, Family Therapist and Relationship Counsellor
Please contact Carmel's admin team direct via phone to book in for a session at Mindful Life Wellness
CALM GIRL PROGRAM
FACILITATED BY MARYANNE EVE
4 session intensive program
Fee $345 ($86.25 per session)
Medicare rebate may apply-rebate approx $152 with GP MHCP.
NDIS participants welcome
The CALM Girls Program is an intensive 4wk Anxiety Support Program for girls aged 10-12yrs.
CALM Girls is a group program that is a combination of Anxiety support and education. Girls will learn what Anxiety is, how it effects our body and mind and strategies to cope-including Mindfulness and Meditation techniques. This is a small group program which means there will be lots of opportunities for sharing and supporting eachother. And there will be a strong focus on resilience, strength and bravery. We also finish the group with a different fun, therapeutic art or craft activity each week
Attendance at all 4 sessions is mandatory. I therefore ask that you and your daughter make a strong, air tight commitment to get (her) to every session.
Running Wednesday evenings
4 sessions only
1 intake per term (pending numbers)
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE