City Cave Float & Wellness Centre is dedicated to support both internal and external health and embraces preventative medicine, with healthcare solutions customised to suit your induvidual needs and concerns.
With our dedicated team, we can work towards the best recommendations & therapies to assist supporting you to better health & wellness. All City Cave wellness practitioners are exclusive to our Paddington Wellness Centre.
PSYCHOLOGIST | MEGHAN CHELIUS
Meghan specialises with adults or adolescents in primarily in acute/complex trauma, stress and burnout, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, grief and loss and parenting intervention techniques. She is also personally passionate about couples therapy. Meghan’s therapeutic approach incorporates a wide range of techniques and different ways of working with you to fit your unique concerns.
PSYCHOLOGIST | KOBIE ALLISON
BPsych(Hons); MAppPsych(Coun); DPsych(Clin) candidate; MAPS, AHPRA.
Kobie Allison is a compassionate, warm and dedicated psychologist who has experience working with children and families, adolescents, and adults. The services she provides are evidence-based, and she maintains her expertise and professionalism through ongoing peer and clinical supervision, and continuing professional development.
NUTRITION & NATUROPATHY | MElissa Briggs
Through her own personal health journey, being diagnosed with thyroid cancer part way through her degree, Melissa knows first hand how scary it can be to be faced with health concerns.
While Melissa see's all manner of health concerns in clinical practice, she has a particular interest in digestive health and hormones, with a particular focus on thyroid health. Her aim is to equip clients with the knowledge & skills they need to live a healthy and rewarding life.
MUSCULOSKELETAL THERAPY | SAMUEL MINKIN
BHSc Musculoskeletal Therapy, Dip. Fitness, L1 Vagus Nerve
Samuel's passion began as an exercise specialist in 2012 moving into sports medicine where he worked with a large variety of elite sporting athletes. Years of clinical experience treating countless conditions has given him the ability to fully address his patient’s issues. He has been running his practice specializing in Musculoskeletal Therapy for a number of years and takes a holistic approach to assessing and treating every presenting issue thoroughly and effectively.
remedial MASSAGE james st | Melissa martiri
Melissa's focus and passion is helping others to improve and maintain their body's performance and their health and wellbeing by tailoring treatment in line with their individual needs at the time of consultation.
Melissa has a Diploma in Remedial Massage (remedial massage is a treatment oriented therapy which deals with the assessment and treatment of injuries and musculoskeletal conditions) and is also an instructor in Kung Fu teaching young children to adults. She finds the discipline and philosophy of Kung Fu allows her a greater understanding of how the body and mind can move in harmony together.
Melissa utilises this philosophy in her daily Remedial treatments offering her clients a unique and balanced approach towards a healthy and active life.
PSYCHOLOGIST | MARGI MATTERS
Margi offers over 30 years of experience as a Psychologist and Life Coach. Her aim is to support and resource you in various ways, enabling you to enjoy a much easier and happier life.
Her sessions will enable you to gain a better understanding of yourself and any concerns or problems you may have. Margi will provide you with useful and effective skills, techniques, tools and strategies to make effective and positive changes within yourself and your life.
remedial MASSAGE, paddington | LUKE SPARROW
From being an outdoor education facilitator many years ago to studying Movement, Massage and epigenetics analysis, Luke has always believed that education is the key to long-term positive change. In his treatments he will always attempt to do more than just treat the symptoms and try to help his clients better understand the source of their tension and pain. Luke's goal with all of his clients is to use his knowledge to the best of his ability to cater a treatment that works for “YOU”.
Luke specialises in Sports Massage as is qualified with a Diploma in Remedial massage, Myofacial dry needling, Movement coaching and Genetics analysis coach through the ph360 platform.
holistic nutritionist | emma tarrant
BHSc (Nut Med) BPsySc (hons)
Emma’s approach as a clinical nutritionist is holistic in nature. She believes that a variety of factors may influence state of health, including health history, lifestyle, movement, mental health and of course, what we eat. Emma is also a qualified Personal Trainer and has an avid interest in fitness and mental health, including the nutritional requirements behind a healthy state of mind.
ALEKSA GAGIC | Dietitian
BHlthSc (Nut & Diet) (Hons), APD, AN
Aleksa is a skilled dietitian who believes nutrition advice and health change should always be evidence-based, patient-centred, and individualised. He is committed to helping people make realistic diet and lifestyle changes and does not believe in ‘fad diets’ or ‘quick fixes’; strongly believing sustainable health change and optimal wellbeing requires consistency and long-term commitment. He works closely with the client to ensure they are empowered and motivated for change.
Aleksa has completed his studies in Nutrition and Dietetics (graduating with honours) and has worked closely with a wide variety of clients across all age groups. His speciality areas include: weight loss, chronic disease management (such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease), increasing muscle mass, IBS management, and gut health. He is also working towards completing additional qualifications to become an Accredited Sports Dietitian. Aleksa is keen to utilise his expertise to develop an individually tailored plan to help you get great results and achieve your health goals.
All practitioners have a cancellation policy of 48 hours notice required prior to appointment. Any cancellations within this window will incur a cancellation fee that is specific to each practitioner.