Jabe is the Founder and a Functional Medicine Practitioner at Melbourne Functional Medicine. With a Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine, and ongoing training, Jabe stays at the forefront of health research, and is passionate about sharing this information with patients.
Jabe has a particular interest in treating IBS and digestive conditions, both diagnosed and undiagnosed, and autoimmunity.
Rebecca is committed to high quality, results-driven health care to her patients and, more broadly to excellence in the field of natural medicine. In fact, Rebecca won the 2020 BIMA Clinical Excellence award as recognition from the natural health industry of her outstanding skills as a practitioner!
Rebecca has a special interest in skin conditions, women and children’s health, thyroid issues and digestive health. She brings a wealth of clinical experience to the treatment and management of acne, eczema, psoriasis, period pain, PMS, menopause, thyroid conditions, and IBS.
Mark has 30 years of experience as a clinical health professional, and describes himself as a generalist with a particular interest in working with cardiometabolic health, stress related disorders, immune disorders and helping those living with HIV to achieve a high level of health and wellbeing.
As an active researcher Mark has published and presented his work on clinical education, and the health benefits derived from exposure to natural environments at several conferences and was recognised in 2015 with the Bioceuticals Integrative Medicine Awards for Lecturer/Researcher of the year, and again in 2021 with a Distinguished Service Award from Endeavour College of Natural Health.
Bee Pennington is a holistic health coach, personal trainer, and author whose gluten-free health journey began in 2009 with her diagnosis of Coeliac Disease.
Her diagnosis was a catalyst for change and Bee began to really understand the importance of her own health. This saw Bee undertake studies in clinical nutrition, holistic health coaching and personal training.
Char is a certified functional medicine health coach who is passionate about helping people along the path of healing by providing a safe and supportive space to explore meaningful and lasting change.
Char has real-world, personal experience using functional medicine to treat her son and has firsthand experience in how challenging and empowering it can be to implement change and see the results.
Jessica’s journey into the health industry started in her late 20s, when she experienced digestive, weight and mental health challenges.
After solving her health problems through nutrition and lifestyle practices like exercise and mindfulness, a drive to help others reclaim their health was born.
Liv has a strong desire to support people through change and evolving to their best self. No stranger to the realities of modern life, she openly confesses being someone who epitomised 'Rushing Woman's Syndrome'.
After spending 15 years in corporate life as a senior marketer it was stress-triggered health challenges, family priorities and a yearning for change led her to leave her job, driven by a desire to heal herself and help others in a more profound way using her lived experience.