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Women's Health and Wellbeing Expo

Friday, 11 May 2012 to Saturday, 12 May 2012 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Robina Community Centre, Robina, Australia



Organisation: The Heathy Gourmet

Position: Healthy Chef & Nutritional Researcher


Organisation: Global Healing

Position: Vibrational Healer, Celebrant

Chiccan is a healer, reader and channel.


Organisation: Gentle Awakenings

Position: Clinical Hypnotherapist

Clinical Hypnotherapist

Organisation: Domestic Violence Protection Centre

Position: Director

The Domestic Violence Prevention Centre Gold Coast Inc. (DVPC) which was established in 1992, is a not-for-profit community-based specialist domestic violence service.

The service receives funding from the Queensland Department of Communities. This funding covers the core aspects of service provision. However, there are many programs including Sinclair House which are un-funded and dependent on donations and sponsors.

The organisation provides a range of services and supports including crisis intervention, counselling for women and children, groups for women and children, court assistance, men's programs, community education and training, community awareness activities as well as having been the driver for the Gold Coast Domestic Violence Integrated Response. Over the past ten years the service has grown and developed and is recognised a leader in Queensland in providing high quality services and supports.



Organisation: Pathology, School of Medicine

Position: Foundation Chair Professor & Head Pathology

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Organisation: City Fertility

Dr Andrew Davidson is an empathetic fertility specialist and gynaecologist based on the Gold Coast of Queensland, who also consults in Brisbane on a regular basis.

Dr Davidson has over 30 years experience in professional practice, with a well-deserved reputation as a specialist in gynaecology and IVF.



Organisation: BreastCare

Position: Breast & Endocrine Surgeon


Organisation: Queensland Fertility Group

Position: Associate Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Gary is an Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Bond University, lecturing and supervising the Women’s health Curriculum, and a visiting specialist in Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery at Gold Coast and Robina Hospitals. He is currently involved in the establishment of a Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit at the new Gold Coast University Hospital, which will open later in 2012.

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Organisation: The Women's Health Centre

Position: Associate Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Associate Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

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Organisation: Alamanda Hospital

Position: Gynaecological Oncologist


Organisation: Vision Eye Institute

Position: Opthamologist

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Organisation: Goddess of Public Speaking

Position: Public Speaking Coach & Presenter

Geraldine Buckworth

Piblic Speaking Coach and Presenter


Organisation: No Ordinary You

Position: Author


Organisation: Women At Work International

Position: Founder

Thinking about a career change or a return to work ?
Not sure where to begin?
Invest two hours of your precious time and be inspired by Josephine Tobias, Founder of Women at Work and the Women Re-entry to Work Program who will motivate you to confidently set the wheels in motion to define your goals and establish an achievable action plan.

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Organisation: Coach Me Now

Position: Coach Mentor - Business Woman

Karen Low is a professional Coach, Facilitator, Mentor, Speaker, business woman and
business owner, specialising in the business, corporate and sales arenas, change
management, process improvement, minimising clutter, distractions and time wasters, and
work/life balance. Karen is passionate about successfully transforming lives (with integrity)
for a positive, sustainable difference and empowering people to achieve their full potential

Organisation: Montavi

Position: Marketing & Development Strategist

Organisation: NIA

Position: Blue Belt NIA Instructor

Organisation: Bowel Screen QLD

Position: Speaker

This seminar is aimed to provide information and resources for consumers and health professionals about bowel cancer screening and the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program.

The Australian Government has continued the Program, with all Australians turning 50, 55 or 65 years to be invited to participate in screening for bowel cancer around the time of their eligible birthday.

While bowel cancer is the most common cancer affecting men and women combined, it is one of the most treatable cancers if found early.


Organisation: Time2Manage

Position: Author


Organisation: Red Tent

Position: Facilitator & Enchantress

My name is Mina Hunt, and I believe it’s time to turn this whole Menopause thing around. I’d like to invite you on a journey Beyond Menopause, in the loveliest of surroundings, with the most amazing of facilitators, to “Awaken the Enchantress” that lies within you.


Organisation: Rita Noon Image Consultant

Position: Image Consultant

Image Consultant Rita Noon has helped women of all ages and occupations change their lives by changing their wardrobes... and saving money on clothes at the same time. Using a combination of proven techniques, Rita can teach you in a few short hours how to dress for your unique body shape and skin tone.


Organisation: Sex Therapist

Position: Psychologist & Psychotherapist

Ruth Simons- Sex Therapist

Ruth teaches people about why they behave the way they do, and her private practice is widely acknowledged by the medical fraternity. She is highly sought after as a result of her considerable experience in understanding human behavior, and relationship and sexual therapy. In addition she specializes in treating people with anxiety and depression.

In her relationship therapy, she believes in saving marriages not breaking them and teaches her clients how they can resurrect love, passion and intimacy back into their lives. And for those who have never experienced it she shows them how to get it. In a practical and fun way she teaches her clients how to talk openly and spontaneously about their sexual needs and the magic word compromise.


Organisation: Wise Mothers

Position: Social Media & Raising Teenagers Guru

Sally is a spell-binding, ‘penny drop’ speaker. She specializes in creating solutions, with wisdom based strategies.

Sally specializes in speaking in particular on the topics of Wisdom in the Social Media era, Parenting teens and the changing face of School Marketing in the Social Media era. She also speaks on the topic of raising child on the Autism Spectrum. She has written one book, David’s Gift and is currently writing a second - called Wise Mothers.

Sally has been featured on the Nine Network’s Today Show, Network Ten The Circle, ABC Perth, Northern Tasmania, Gold Coast and Central NSW. Regular commentator on 96.7FM, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, The Courier Mail, The Gold Coast Bulletin and The Gold Coast Sun.


Organisation: Let Go and Live

Position: Master in Emotional Intelligence

Susanne knows what it takes to be faced with her own mortality. A broken marriage, depression, poverty and ongoing illness were just some of the challenges that she faced on her path to health and wellness. Interested in going beyond what she found in classical medicine, Susanne explored the world of natural therapies to regain her health. As a result of this journey, Susanne’s health has been fully restored and provided her with a new passion in life?helping others to improve their lives through their own journeys. By sharing the knowledge gained from 30 years of working in and experiencing the health industry from all sides she hopes to help others bring health, happiness and success into their lives, as it has in hers.

As well and working as a Registered Nurse for over 20 years and gaining a Bachelor of Business, she has been a meditation teacher for fifteen years, and trained in many modalities such as Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Time-Line Practitioner, MACE Energy Method Practitioner, Life Coaching, Master Business Coaching, Emotional Intelligence, and is Certified to deliver and assess the EQ-360 and MSCEIT

Emotional Intelligence tests. Susanne also was the owner director of a multi-million dollar company that was a finalist in the Telstra small business awards. All of this simply adds to the breadth of knowledge Susanne can draw on and share.

Because of her experiences Susanne understands the power of the mind and emotions and the affect they can have on our health and wellbeing. She knows what it takes to ignite the spirit within which in turn helps us to let go and live.

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Organisation: FABIC - Behavioural Specialists

Position: Master of Behaviour Management

Tan is the Managing Director and Founder of Fabic (established in February 2006). Tan's professional qualifications include a: Master of Behaviour Management, Master of Counselling, Bachelor of Health Science (Behaviour Management) and an Associate Diploma of Education. Tan has extensive experience and immense passion with supporting individuals to understand and change their own unwanted behaviours and to train any person to understand behaviours used by other individuals. Tan not only understands the complex difficulties surrounding behaviour but more importantly delivers real world tools to help people in everyday life.


Organisation: Corporate Conderella

Position: CEo & Founder

Tarran Deane ~ CEO & Founder CORPORATE CINDERELLA is Speaker ~ Author ~ Executive Coach ~ Consultant ~ Educator & Seminar Presenter. Tarran’s worked is infused with her values based on the Parable of the Talents, encouraging every person to embrace their ability, maximise their talents and accept responsibility for their actions.


Organisation: Healthy Ageing Specialist

Position: Trainer, Author, Nutritionist

Vicky is a "Healthy Ageing Specialist": Personal Trainer, Nutritionist and Author of the book 'Ageless Vitality'.

Join her as she dispells the many myths about ageing.

Vicky's motto: "Life Is Too Short To Get Old"


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FREE Friday Night Debate & Welcome DrinksFree
Saturday FREE Fit Fast and Fresh Breakfast
Saturday Morning Free Yoga SessionAllocation Exhausted
Event Program is still in Progress - Stay Tuned For More......Free
Register to VolunteerFree
11:00am Fri Ageless Vitality - Vicky SpencerFree
9am Sat Dr Andrew Davidson City FertilityFree
2.40pm Friday Bowel Cancer PreventionFree
12:40pm Saturday Challenging Behaviours Tan CurtisFree
12:30pm Friday Emotional Intelligence - Susanne GraceFree
9:20am Friday Intro To PilatesFree
9:20am Saturday - Pilates Core StrengthFreeAllocation Exhausted
Seminar Women's Imaging CentreFree
2pm Friday Chiccan - Sacred Healing CeremonyFree
2pm Saturday Sacred Healing CeremonyFree
9.30am Room 1.3 Saturday Diabetes K'Nection Karen ThomasFree
12pm Saturday A Taste of NIAFree
1:20pm Friday Social Media and TeenagersFree
Seminar Wise Mothers - The Buzz Word - ClarityFree
4.30pm Friday What's Happened to Sex & Relationships in 2012Free
2pm Friday Becoming the Leader You Were Destined To BeFree
11:40am Sat Seminar: Dr Robert Bourke Macular DegenerationFree
9:40am Friday Healthy RelationshipsFree
11:40am Friday Food and Mood Healthy GourmetFree
9:40am Saturday Finding The Extroadinary In YouFree
1.20pmpm Friday Dr Daniel De Viana - Breast CareFree
11:00am Friday Seminar: There is No Such Thing as A Weight ProblemFree
11:00am Saturday Achieving Work/Life BalanceFree
10:30am Friday Are the products you use really working?Free
10:15am Saturday Fun & Fearless Public Speaking For WomenFree
2:00pm Saturday Thyroid CancerFree
10:20am Friday Environmental OestrogensFree
9:00am Friday Scams and FraudFree
3:20pm Friday IVF Dr Garry SwiftFree
3:20pm Saturday How To Make Change EasilyFree
2:40pm Saturday Safety & Crime PreventionFree
11:40am Friday Job Seeking Wshop (2hours)Free
9:20am Friday Feeling,Listening Hypnotherapy (3 hours)Free
9:30am Saturday Diabete's And YouFree
10:30am Saturday How To Achieve & Maintain a Happy Sex LifeFree
11:40am Saturday Red TentFree
2.40pm Fri Gynecological Cancer - Improving OutcomesFree
Sat 1:30pm Zumba with JuelsFree
4:00pm Image Consult Rita NoonFree
2.00pm Friday Scams & FraudFree
2.40pm Saturday Women's Safety & Crime PreventionFree
2.40pm Saturday Dr Julie BroadfootFree
12:40pm Friday Becoming the Leader You Were Destined To BeFree