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Mental Health Team

Introducing our mental health team. For details about different programs available, see our services pages.

Helen Kanowski

Occupational Therapist/ Life Coach

Helen Kanowski is an Occupational Therapist and qualified Life Coach with 25 years of clinical, managerial, and teaching experience. Helen’s work focuses on assisting people to successfully negotiate change in their lives, and enabling people to manage situations which are effecting their ability to engage in their life roles.
Through a process of clarifying goals, developing strategies to meet those goals, and sustaining forward movement, Helen takes a practical, problem solving approach to issues such as personal and professional goal setting, developing confidence and self esteem, and improving communication.

Philomena Bateman

Credentialed Mental Health Nurse

Philomena is a Credentialed Mental Health Nurse, Counsellor, Coach and Hypnotherapist.

She  works with  individuals to raise their awareness and  understanding of  how their values, experiences  and beliefs assist their mental health and wellbeing. 
She has a particular interest in depressive and  anxiety states and loves to work with  parents in supporting their children.
Philomena has worked in mental health  in Ireland and four states of Australia.
She believes our mental health is dynamic, constanly changing to fit life situations and experiences.  
Everyone Everyday Everywhere  deserves the right help at the right time for good mental health.