About Bamkins

Yellow Water Lily

Helping you grow from the inside out...

Here at Bamkins we believe in an integrated approach to assisting you in life.

Our practitioners.

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Denise Ball

My passion for counselling stems from my compassion for people as a whole. Having worked as a primary school counsellor and then private practice for over 10 years, I understand that people’s childhood experiences have profound impacts on themselves, their partners, family and other relationships.

I provide my clients with a safe space where it’s okay not to be okay. Where they can share openly and honestly in an unbiased, judgement-free and comfortable environment - we take the bumpy ride that is therapy together.

Whether you’re seeking support with parenting, your child’s behavioural issues, relationship dynamics or any of life’s stressors, my goal is to help you both identify and learn to use your own strengths to heal and grow, with the medium of a meaningful connection to support and guide you on your journey.

In addition to individual and couple therapy and working with parents, I run an emotional intelligent parenting program (“Tuning into kids”) for parents seeking to better understand and manage their child’s behaviours and emotions.

I look forward to hearing from you on 0418538364.

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Peter McKay

Peter is a Somatic Psychotherapist whose work is informed by theories of attachment, trauma, self psychology and intersubjectivity. His studies include a Bachelor of Arts , Graduate Diploma of Training and Development, Certificate of Embodied Relational Dynamics and Diploma of Contemporary Somatic Psychotherapy. He is a Clinical Member of Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) and is on the Executive Committee of the Empathink Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology (EAPSP). For more information and to book an appointment click here.

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Dominique O'Rourke

Dominique is an experienced Naturopath and Clinical Nutritionist for one on one consultations and corporate health and wellbeing programmes. Dominique also lectures in Nutritional Medicine subjects and supervises students in the Nutritional Medicine clinic at Endeavour College of Natural Health.

Dominique’s approach to healthcare is to keep it as simple and natural as possible. Incorporating both traditional medicine and the latest evidence-based information available Dominique will tailor an individual solution for you. For more information click here.