Did you know that our Health students get to practice what they’ve learned inside our real student clinic?
The Think Wellbeing Centre is the student clinic for the Australasian College of Natural Therapies (ACNT), Southern School of Natural Therapies (SSNT), Torrens University and Jansen Newman Institute (JNI). Our students gain proven skills, confidence and valuable experience by practicing on real clients in the clinic while they study.
ACNT is the premier college of natural medicine in Australia with over 30+ years experience, training more than 2,000 students each year from all over the world in health science, naturopathy, nutritional medicine and western herbal medicine. ACNT’s student clinics are located in Pyrmont, a stone’s throw from the Sydney CBD, and at Fortitude Valley in Brisbane, offering holistic natural therapies treatments.
“Learning directly in the clinic, and building relationships with academics who are immersed in the industry, has to be hands down the most valuable experience. ACNT really helped me get industry-ready so that I can open my dream practice!”
SSNT is Australia’s longest established natural therapies school, with more than 57 years of academic excellence. Nestled in the vibrant and cultural hub of Fitzroy, SSNT offers industry-leading courses in health science, naturopathy, nutritional medicine and western herbal medicine, and is highly recognised for its Chinese Medicine and Clinical Myotherapy courses. The student clinic is always buzzing with clients and our Chinese Medicine and Myotherapy treatments are often booked out!
“Seeing real clients in the Wellbeing Centre was such a great way to learn. It helped me tie all the knowledge together and gave me the tools and confidence I needed to take into my career as a nutritionist.”
Torrens is the new home for ANCB Beauty students and lecturers, bringing years of experience, industry connections and knowledge. Our industry leading courses Diploma of Beauty and Spa Practice and Bachelor of Health Science (Aesthetics) are developed to prepare our students to be leading professionals in their fields.
JNI is a leading academic institution offering diploma, bachelor, graduate certificate, graduate diploma, and master courses in counselling and community services and has been transforming the lives of our students for over 30 years.
We believe that emerging professionals don’t just require theoretical knowledge, but also a skills-based teaching model and supportive learning environment that nurtures each individual’s potential to grow as an individual and professional.
At the Think Wellbeing Centre, our range of treatments combines a health science approach with complementary medicine. All sessions are supervised by qualified and highly experienced practitioners. We offer the following services:
Nutritional Medicine Practitioners draw upon the traditional and evidence-based understandings of utilising food as medicine, along with therapeutic nutritionals; to enable those seeking treatment to manage complex health conditions such as stress, fatigue, digestive disorders, as well as cardiovascular, hormonal and immune concerns. Through comprehensive case taking and holistic analysis, our student practitioners are able to tailor dietary & nutritional prescriptions to best suit your individual health goals, incorporating nutritional recommendations and supplementation.
Work towards optimal health using your body’s own healing mechanisms. Naturopathy takes into account your symptoms, emotional wellbeing, diet and lifestyle to treat the underlying causes of disease from a holistic perspective. Depending on your individual needs, you may be treated with dietary advice, herbal remedies, flower essences or nutritional supplements.
Western Herbal Medicine
Western Herbal Medicine is a holistic approach to preventing and treating illness. Work towards optimal health with a tailored treatment plan based on the use of medicinal plants. Western Herbal Medicine can assist with weight loss, sleep, stress, allergies and much more.
Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture
Chinese Medicine connects mind, body and spirit to restore harmony. Through a range of techniques and remedies including Chinese herbal medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and cupping, Dietary therapy and more, Chinese medicine treatments can assist with health issues such as digestion, stress, fatigue, fertility, allergies, and overall long term health. Treatments are offered through our SSNT student clinic at Fitzroy, and are highly popular treatments amongst our customers.
The term ‘Myotherapy’ comes from the Greek word ‘myo’ or ‘muscle’. Clinical Myotherapy is a branch of manual medicine that focuses on the treatment and management of musculoskeletal pain including myofacial pain (trauma or muscle contracture), neuropathic pain (nervous system) and articular pain (joints). Through manual physical therapy treating musculoskeletal system, myotherapy can assist with joint pain, back pain, muscle strains, sciatic pain, sporting injuries and more. Techniques include Deep tissue techniques, Myofascial dry needling, Joint mobilisation as well as Pain management and prevention. Our treatments are incredibly popular, and delivered at our SSNT student clinic at Fitzroy.
Counselling and psychotherapy
You will be treated by a Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy JNI students, who are supervised by qualified and highly experienced practitioners in each field. This presents a fantastic opportunity for our students to gain practical experience and develop confidence in their chosen career area, while also providing treatments to our clients at a very affordable price and helping them with their challenges.
By using a coordinated matching process, you will be paired with the counselling and psychotherapy student that best suits your individual needs.
Beauty, Spa and Dermal Aesthetics
There are a variety of treatments that our highly knowledgeable students offer in our Brisbane and Sydney clinics, supervised by an industry experienced practicing lecturer. Our students are ready to showcase their skills and knowledge to our clients, looking after them and making sure they leave happy, relaxed, and feeling enriched by their treatment and experience. The treatments may include facials, waxing, make-up, body treatments, manicure and pedicure.
Book your appointment today:
03 9415 3327 (Fitzroy, Melbourne)
1300 738 256 (Pyrmont, Sydney)
07 3270 1040 (Fortitude Valley, Brisbane)
Learn more about our treatments:
Natural Therapies treatments in Sydney & Brisbane.
Natural Therapies & Clinical Myotherapy treatments in Melbourne
Counselling services in Sydney