Mentors to acknowledge, Teachers and I've learned from, and folks I collaborate with...
Co-founder of Path Retreats and the Path of Love retreat; Dimensions of Being online programmes
Dr. Sophie Brock
Motherhood Studies Sociologist / Motherhood Studies Practitioner Certification.
Sarah Durham Wilson - The Mother Spirit
Maiden to Mother Journeys, Mature Feminine Leadership, plus Maiden to Mother Teacher Training programme.
Katie Kurtz - Trauma Informed Training
Making trauma informed care adaptable and adoptable for all spaces. Trauma Informed Space Holding training, workshops and consulting.
Dr. Allison Davies - Mother Nature Therapy
Researcher on mothers' psychoecological distress and development to help other mothers nurture personal and planetary wellness by rooting into the wisdom of Nature.
Dr. Kimberly George - Feminism School
Psychosocial Theorist of Educational Change | Scholar of Race, Gender, and Religion | Decolonial Trauma Theorist offering contemplative study + feminist leadership training.
The Rites of Passage Institute
Supports people of all ages to face the opportunities and challenges of transitions, to find their unique gifts and talents, and create a healthy vision for the next stage of their lives.
Dr. Daniel Foor - Ancestral Medicine
Rekindling relationship with Earth, ancestors and self for personal and cultural transformation.
Betwixt and Between, Patterns of Masculine and Feminine Initiation by Louise Carus Mahdi, Steven Foster & Meredith Little
The Heroine's Journey by Maureen Murdock
If Women Rose Rooted, Foxfire Wolfskin and Hagitude by Dr. Sharon Blackie
Caliban and the Witch by Silvia Federici
Rage Becomes Her by Soraya Chemaly
A Woman's Guide to Power Unbound by Kasia Urbaniak
Maiden to Mother: Unlocking our archetypal journey into the Mature Feminine by Sarah Durham Wilson
Heroine with 1001 Faces by distinguished folklorist Maria Tatar
Comes of Age and Die Wise by Stephen Jenkinson
Soulcraft - Crossing Into the Mysteries of Nature and Psyche by Bill Plotkin
The Wild Edge of Sorrow: Rituals of Renewal and the Sacred Work of Grief by Francis Weller
The Great Cosmic Mother: Rediscovering the Religion of the Earth by Monica Sjöö and Barbara Mor
Discovering the Inner Mother: A guide to healing the Mother Wound by Bethany Webster
The Menopause Manifesto- Facts and Feminism by Dr. Jen Gunter
The Spirited Kitchen: Recipes and Rituals for the Wheel of the Year by Carmen Spagnola
Period Queen by Lucy Peaches
Ten-Ager: What your daughter needs to know about the transition from child to teen by Madonna King
Organisations / Help lines
If you need immediate support you can also call one of the following numbers:
Lifeline Australia | 13 11 14
Kids Helpline | 1800 55 1800
Suicide Call Back Service | 1300 659 467
Beyond Blue | 1300 22 4636
Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling | 1800 011 046
Mental Health Access Line 1800 011 511 (North Coast Area Health)
Resources for young people:
Kids Helpline | 1800 55 1800
Free confidential 24-hour counselling for young people aged 5 to 25 eheadspace / Online counselling for young people 12-25 years ReachOut
Counselling for eating disorders: The Butterfly Foundation | 1800 33 4673
Resources for LGBTQI+ people: Mindout / National LGBTI mental health and suicide prevention project QLife
Resources for carers: Carers Australia | 1800 422 737 / Mind Australia | 1300 554 660 /