OUR TEAM

Our programme is based on a unique ‘therapeutic family’ model. Our team is passionate about helping others in their recovery journey, each with their own lived experience of addiction as well as qualifications in the field of addictions, holistic health, social support and psychology.

David & Tanja

Founders

David and Tanja became involved in the addiction field in 2014, after watching one of their family members struggle with their own addiction issues.

Michelle

Manager

Michelle has a wealth of lived and professional experience in the addiction field, and with a B.A.(Hons.) in Psychology & Sociology and a Masters in Criminology, she understands it from both sides - Knowing the abject misery that addiction brings to the individual and their families. 

Blain

Intake Manager
Group Facilitator

Blain has lived experience overcoming addiction, and now lives a beautiful life in recovery. He finds peace today through Gym, healthy eating & living and also giving back and helping others.

Justine

Clinician

Justine is Gestalt Psychotherapy trained with many years experience in mindfulness, meditation, yoga and group facilitation as well as lived addiction experience. Justine works in a trauma sensitive way and believes that everyone, no matter their experiences and past deserves the chance to thrive to their fullest potential.  With honesty, empathy, willingness and the right support recovery is possible

Kate

Senior Clinician

Kate is a DAPAANZ registered Alcohol and other Drug Clinician, who also has a lived experience of addiction. She's passionate about helping people help themselves through the maze of addictive behaviours and claiming a substance free life. 

Tim

Supervisor
Recovery Coach

Tim is working towards his level 4 certificate in mental health and addictions. He is committed to helping those in recovery and always goes the extra mile for clients.

Lucas

Systems Manager
Group Facilitator

Lucas has lived expertise overcoming alcoholism. He is passionate about helping others through their recovery journey and believes that everyone has the capacity to make lasting change in their lives. He is currently training in Psychotherapy (Transactional Analysis).  

Jen

Supervisor
Fitness Instructor

Jenny King has been working in the fitness industry for over 20yrs as a personal Trainer and both a group Fitness & bootcamp instructor. Jen loves helping people discover their true potential in fitness & life.