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We are very proud of our highly qualified and experienced mental health specialists. They are dedicated to providing best practice health care for their clients.
Exercise Physiologist and Dietitian
Sophie Brown is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Exercise Physiologist, registered with the Dietitian’s Association Australia and Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA).
In her practice, Sophie provides diet and exercise services with the focus on long termbehaviour change. This aims to improve quality of life and achieve better health outcomes. She advocates healthy eating and keeping active as a fundamental part of chronic disease management. As such, she will assist with the prevention and management of long term conditions including metabolic disorders (e.g. insulin resistance, and diabetes), heart conditions and associated risk factors (e.g. high blood pressure and high cholesterol), and musculoskeletal conditions such as arthritis, osteoporosis, musculoskeletal injuries and falls prevention.
Physical Health & Wellness Programs Coordinator
Philippa Boss is a health promotion worker and adult educator with more than ten years’ experience working in the health and fitness industry and the mental health sector with a diverse range of communities and groups.
Philippa is currently completing a PhD in health literacy and improved cardiometabolic health outcomes in psychotic disorders her work is guided by a social justice perspective, a valuing of diversity and a desire to promote informed policy and practice for the future of people living with a mental illness, their family and friends and health professionals.
Philippa enjoys working with clients and their families to assist them to achieve their recovery outcomes by empowering people living with a mental illness to be engaged in their recovery journey.