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Our Staff


Mark Hutchens (Program Director)
•    Master of Professional Psychology
•    Master of Addictive Behaviours – Currently completing
•    Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)(Honours)
•    Bachelor of Psychological Science
•    Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy (VETAB)
•    Specialises in individual therapy, group education, and addictive behaviours
•    ACT, CBT, MI, Mindfulness,

Emanuele Latino (Psychologist)
•    Masters in Gestalt Therapy
•    Master of Relational Interventions in Emergency Situations
•    Bachelor of Psychology
•    Individual, couple, group, and family therapy
•    Gestalt, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Dialectical and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (DBT, CBT), EMDR, ACT, Neuropsychotherapy and Cape Cod Model for Couple Therapy

Trudy Haak (Psychologist)
•    Doctorandus Equivalent To Masters Organisational Psychology
•    Bachelor of Arts Double Major in Psychology
•    Diploma in Teaching
•    Individual, couple, group therapy
•    Brief solution focussed therapy, CBT, ACT, Sensorimotor Therapy, Art Therapy, mindfulness training

Leisa Petersen (Psychologist)
•    Master of Gestalt Therapy – Currently completing
•    Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
•    Graduate Certificate in Gestalt Therapy
•    Graduate Certificate in Artistic Therapies
•    Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor
•    Individual, couples/parents, groups, and families
•    ACT, DBT, CBT, EFT, MI, Gestalt and expressive therapies / psychodrama, Mindfulness
•    Clinical Group Facilitator/Tutor for the doctor/patient communication Griffith University

Retreat Management

Bridget Gardner (Retreat Manager)
•    Bachelor of Business Management
•    Level 2 Yoga Teacher

Pat Glancy (Duty Retreat Manager)
•    Bachelor of Counselling

Nicole Palasia (Duty Manager)
•   B. Soc. Sc. (Counselling)
•   PACFA Reg. 24025

Yoga Therapist

Shivani (Yoga Therapist)
•    Level 1 Yoga Teacher

Personal Trainers

Dominic Rollings
•    Certificate 4 Personal Training
•    Certificate in Sport Studies
•    Certificate in exercise prescription and event management
•    Thump boxing instructor level 1
•    Thump boxing instructor advanced

Art Therapist

Lisa Moore (Art Therapist)
•    Graduate Diploma of Art Psychotherapy
•    Advanced Diploma of Trans-personal Art Therapy
•    Diploma in Counseling

Massage Therapists

Carmel Dalton
•    Diploma in Remedial Massage Therapy

Helen Forbes
•    Certificate 4 Massage Therapy


Lisa Morcom
•    First Aid
•    Mental Health First Aid
•    Studying a Bachelor of Social Work.

Allison Bright (Chaperone)
•    Certificate IV Life Coaching
•    Certificate III Education Support
•    Certificate IV in Business Management

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Administration, Admissions, Scheduling, Accounts, Kitchen, Grounds & Maintenance, Housekeeping and Hosting Staff.

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1300 614 864
67 McCarthy Rd Maleny,
Queensland, Australia.

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