Allied Health Practitioners

Looking for someone in the health field you can trust? Ask us for a recommendation.

Amanda Ford – Zest and Zing

Clinical Nutritionist Amanda Ford, from Zest+Zing has over 8 years experience in the health and wellness industry. Amanda uses nutritional medicine, functional testing, dietary and lifestyle modifications to address her client’s health problems, improve their wellbeing and help them get their zest for life back.

Amanda is also a Thermomix consultant- something we are all enthusiastic about in the office. If you haven’t seen one of these gizmos in action then call Amanda on 0410 799 449.

John Barter – Psychologist

john John Barter is a Nationally Registered Psychologist and Internationally Recognised Mindfulness Meditation Teacher who has been in the practice of Mindfulness Meditation for over 30 years, 11 of which he was a Buddhist Monk. After Post Graduate studies in Psychology at the University of Sydney, John did a 2 year clinical placement in the Pain Management Centre of the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPAH). John was for 3 years an Associate Lecturer in the faculty of Medicine at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and also in the faculty of Nursing at the University of Technology (UTS). He has run meditation courses and offered presentations on Mindfulness in most hospitals in Sydney, including St. Vincent’s Hospital, Westmead Hospital, Concord Hospital, Royal North Shore Hospital, Prince of Wales Hospital, as well many private and community based organisations.

For the past 15 years John has also run a thriving psychology centre in Sydney, WELL-AWARE-NESS Psychology seeing clients that present with a wide variety of issues and illnesses while also offering weekly Meditation Classes and Courses.

Having moved from Sydney to the Tweed Valley, John also now works from the new Psychology Practice THE MIND CENTRE at Varsity Lakes on the Gold Coast.

North Sydney (02) 9460 4131

Lyn Humphreys – Naturopath

Lyn is a qualified naturopath, medical nutritionist, remedial massage therapist, yoga and meditation teacher. Having worked for 20 years in the corporate world, in IT, Lyn understands the demands on time and the potential stress involved in modern living and is passionate about helping people achieve their personal health and vitality goals.

An in-depth consult will help you achieve sensible and sustainable changes to diet and lifestyle to improve your overall health, mood and increase your energy levels. A tailored program can also help manage and prevent many chronic conditions such as hypertension and diabetes.

Lyn is a keen walker having completed three treks in the Himalayas with an interest in sports, altitude and endurance medicine and is planning some tramping and kayaking in New Zealand this year.

Jason Thomas Exercise Therapist – FISAF Aus – and Personal Trainer

Jason Thomas Crop2Jason Thomas is an Exercise therapist, qualified personal trainer and international presenter. Over the last 15 years Jason has worked with professional ice hockey, volleyball and basket ball players as well as karate, skiing and surfing enthusiasts around the world. Jason enjoys fantastic results with his clients thanks to his holistic approach to training focusing on muscle chain activation sequences, joint stability, sensory motor training and the development of correct muscle biomechanics for optimal human performance.

As a presenter Jason educates Personal trainers in Australia and Europe, teaching in both English and French. He is also the director of Excellence Coaching Australia Pty Ltd. which has licenced practitioners working in Australia, Switzerland, Germany and Belgium.     Ph 0411 494 889

Lois Nethery – Acupuncturist


Lois is a wonderfully experienced acupuncturist with a very gentle nature. Lois has had extensive training in China and excels at her craft.

Ocean Acupuncture
35 Adams Street Curl Curl NSW 2096.,
Bookings essential. Ph (02) 9938 2182 or 0428 174 737



7:30AM – 6.30PM
(closed 12:00PM – 2:30PM)

2:30PM – 7:00PM
(special appointments 6:15PM – 7:00PM)

7:30AM – 6.30PM
(closed 12:00PM – 2:30PM)

7:30AM – 6.30PM
(closed 12:00PM – 2:30PM)


Fairlight Chiropractic
143 Sydney Rd,
Fairlight NSW 2094

02 9949 3800