Rachel Ballard Clayton | Body Positive Personal Trainer
MEE Personal Training
We offer fitness for everyBODY in a fun and uplifting way that makes people feel good about themselves and their bodies.
Christine Percy | Cert III and IV in Fitness
Exercise for Pregnancy and Post Natal Exercise
Proactive Programming for the Pelvic Floor
Positive Practice for the Pelvic Floor
Postnatal Ab Rehab
Group Fitness Instructor Course
Master of Business Administration
Bachelor of Leisure Management
Go Mum Group Fitness
Go Mum Group Fitness is a provider of pelvic floor and abdominal friendly exercise options for postnatal mothers who want to exercise in a supportive, relaxed environment where their children are welcome.
Centre For Integrative Health | Exercise Physiologist
The prevention and treatment of eating disorders and body-image concerns.
Casey Conroy | Dietitian, APD/AN, Naturopath student,
Funky Forest Health & Wellbeing
Funky Forest Health & Wellbeing offers atypical natural healthcare. We are a family-based business providing holistic, compassionate healthcare for EVERY body, with a team comprising of HAES Dietitian, Naturopath, Nutritionists, and Body Positive Yoga Teacher.
Jodie Mechielsen | Exercise Physiologist, Doctor of Psychology (Clinical) candidate; BExSci&HM; MClinExPhys; GDipPsychSci, BPsychSci(Hons).
A Healthy Paradigm www.ahealthyparadigm.com.au
Jodie is an exercise physiologist and Doctor of Psychology (Clinical) candidate, with a primary interest in supporting individuals with eating disorders, disordered eating, and body image concerns. She is involved in the consultancy, development, and delivery of eating disorder education programs for the fitness industry. Jodie is currently on a leave of absence from her exercise physiology work as she furthers her studies in clinical psychology.
Shelley Lask | Personal Trainer, Body Positive Health & Fitness
(Cert IV Fitness, Cert IV Disability Studies)
0435 129 332
Shelley is a Melbourne-based personal trainer who works with people in their homes or local parks to improve their strength, posture and general fitness, and find ways to make becoming more active easier and more enjoyable.
Sarah Harry | Yoga Teacher, Body Positive Australia www.bodypositiveaustralia.com.au
0412 128 115
Sarah is a proud 'Curvy Yoga' teacher offering weekly gentle slow flow yoga at Kozen Yoga, private yoga classes and yoga to those in the BETRS program at St Vincent's Hospital.
Janet Lowndes | Yoga Teacher, Yoga Therapist, Meditation Teacher, Mind Body Well
03 9821 5847
Janet is a highly experienced Yoga and Mental Health Professional with a particular interest in how Yoga can help us develop a healthy mind body relationship. Janet provides individual Yoga Therapy at her practice in Melbourne, and runs occasional small group courses, workshops and retreats.
Chris Serong | Personal Trainer
Chris Serong specialises in training for coordination, strength, posture and flexibility; his background is in Tai Chi, Kung Fu and Weightlifting. He draws upon his broad range of expertise to provide you with a well-rounded body-positive training experience.
Jeannie Hartney | Accredited Exercise Physiologist, ESSAM (PGDipExRehab, B.AppSc (Human Movt.); GDip Adv Clin Nurs (Coronary Care); BHlthSc (Nursing)
0407 322 716
Physical activity contributes to a standard of health, comfort and satisfaction with life. An individual’s chronic illness may become more easily managed with an increase in physical activity. Jeannie works in her own private practice in the Macedon Ranges facilitating physical activity for people with chronic pain and/or chronic disease using self-management coaching methods to support and motivate.
New South Wales
Fumi Somehara | Ballet & Pilates Instructor & APD
Key Nutrition Solutions
0430 391 951
Fumi works with dancers and women to nurture positive body image and comfortable eating. She works across Sydney (CBD & Northern Beaches) offering individual and pilates sessions. Fumi takes a gentle and all-inclusive approach to nurture body positivity and healthful eating behaviour in teens and adults with body or health concerns. She has a strong passion for healthy dancers and offers talks and workshops at various dance studios and schools in Sydney and Japan.
Rebekah Drummond | Fitness Professional (B Social Science (Psychotherapy and Applied Counselling), Cert 3, 4 Fitness and Personal Training)
Origin Fitness www.originfitness.com.au
0410 630 669
Rebekah provides individual personal training, group classes, coaching, counselling and workshops in Penrith NSW
Please note, Rebekah is currently on sabbatical overseas, her individual one on one services are currently on hold, we expect her to return within 6 months (current as at 19/07/2017)
Dr Melanie Irons| Personal Trainer and Coach (Psych PhD, B.Psych)
0438 330 998
Mel is really interested in the role psychology plays in health-related behaviours. She is regularly on ABC Local Radio most Monday mornings (bright and early!) spreading the word about the importance of mindfulness, compassion and being gentle when it comes to exercise and wellbeing.