Meet the Practitioners
MN(MH), CMHN, BN, ND. FANPA, ACMHN, ASLM
Chris Brooks is a registered nurse, a credentialed mental health nurse and an accredited Naturopath. He is able to treat most health complaints that are usually able to be addressed by natural medicine, and specialises in the treatment of mental health issues, conditions and disorders.
Chris has worked in a number of countries and in a variety of clinical settings. He began his career in healthcare in the UK (1982), and after emigrating to Australia he completed specialist training in Mental Health (1991), Naturopathy (2001) and completed a masters degree by research in 2016. He is the past-president of the Australian Naturopathic Practitioners Association (ANPA) and holds fellowship membership with them, as well as being a member of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine and the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses.
As well as maintaining a private Naturopathic Practice in the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges and Yarra Valley, in the outer-east of Melbourne, Chris works as a educator at Monash Health within their Mental Health Practice Development Team and holds an academic position at Monash University where he coordinates units in the Masters of Mental Health Science degree.
CMHN, ND. GTA, ACMHN
Sandra is a registered nurse, a credentialed mental health nurse, a qualified Naturopath and is currently training to be a Gestalt Therapist.