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Break the cycle of illness through comprehensive pathology and scientifically validated, individualized natural treatments for the whole family.

Sunshine Coast Naturopath


Advanced Wellness was established to provide a complete approach for the treatment of mental health and complex conditions for adults, adolescents, and children, through integrative and natural medicine. The first and largest Wellness Centre on the Sunshine Coast, established in 2006, to provide nutrition and naturopathic healthcare alongside Medical and Psychology support networks.

We are proud to offer holistic health care, focusing on your particular health need, supporting you to achieve optimal health & wellbeing. We respect & honour every client as a unique individual & tailor our programmes to suit. We use a blend of evidence based & traditional medicine in our approach & refer accordingly to other health professionals in the best interests of you, our client.

The Naturopathic approach to health & disease focuses on restoring health to its optimal state, preventing or slowing health deterioration through a holistic approach to wellness. A Naturopathic practitioner will assess the body as a whole, looking at the mental, physical, spiritual and emotional aspects of the person.


Whether your health concerns are simple or complex, short term or long, the skill and expertise in reaching your health goals are found at Advanced Wellness & Behavioural Centre.

Step 1 – Remove the irritants

Discover through comprehensive assessment, with skilled and accurate interpretation of pathology by experienced practitioners what your causative factors are that may then be removed. The second phase of your health care may then begin with more rapid results due to removing ongoing triggers first, ending the cycle of ill health once repair is complete, leading to shorter treatment times.

Step 2 – Repair and Restore

Precise and effective treatment is designed by your practitioner following thorough investigation for an effortless health care program, with easy to follow guidelines, designed to suit your lifestyle. Your treatment plan at this time is aimed at repairing and restoring healthy function to your organs and brain, based on years of experience and scientifically validated research to educate and guide you toward overcoming your health concerns for the long term.

Step 3 – Protect and maintain

Once you’ve reach your health goals, a plan is designed to protect from future health risks and guidance is given for long term health support with education and understanding of future health goals whether that be fertility, athletic performance in sport, optimal brain clarity and function, or optimal physical and mental health. Your lifestyle, nutritional and dietary needs are considered for the long-term maintenance of your results so what you’ve achieved with the team at Advanced Wellness & Behavioural Centre, is sustainable for life.



Our focus moving into 2024 is to support clients dealing with stress, reduced energy (chronic fatigue, burn out), and weight gain. A high body mass index is precursor to so many health issues including type 2 diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndrome, Non alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and cardiovascular health.

Part of our services involves health & wellness education for our clients.
Education is a key element in the Naturopathic approach. Education gives responsibility & self empowerment to the client to maintain optimal health, wellness & lifestyle. We want our clients to thrive & we give them the skills & knowledge to do this. Our experience in health care includes many simple conditions related to digestive, adrenal, hormonal, genetic and brain function plus the more complex disease states such as autoimmune, digestive disease, and mental health disorders restoring nutrition and biochemistry of the brain and the body.

QEEG testing and Neurotherapy training was introduced into the centre in 2008, restoring normal brainwave patterns following the correction of nutritional and biochemical imbalances of the brain. The purpose of introducing Neurotherapy is to complete the mental health cycle of treatment options for long term sustainable resolution or improvement of ADHD, ADD, ASD, depression, anxiety, learning and behavioural disorders, and has led to outstanding results.

“Together on the natural journey to you at your peak”


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Stress / Anxiety / Depression

Being mentally healthy is a very important part of your health. Imbalances in brain neurotransmitters can cause symptoms such as depression, anxiety, insomnia, irritability, tiredness, sadness, loss of motivation, anger, addictive behaviour, aggression, sugar or alcohol cravings, and many more.

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Hormonal Health

Hot flushes, insomnia, digestive disturbance, weight gain, poor memory, increased pain, low libido and mood swings are just the tip of the iceberg when treating menopause. The reality is that it is inevitable, but the reality is it is all completely related to hormones, and hormones are entirely dependent on neurotransmitters.

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What to Expect

  • Support and guidance along your journey
  • Comprehensive functional testing

  • Investigation of the underlying causes
  • Education and empowerment of your health
  • Encouragement
  • Expert nutritional advice

  • Clinically proven natural medicines
  • Experienced and qualified practitioners
  • Empathy and compassion
  • Thoughtful and nurturing approach

Advanced Wellness Centre is a Multi Modality Clinic

The Advanced Wellness Centre is also home to By The Way Cafe, Coastal Headache Clinic Physiotherapy, Bottoms Up Colonic Hydrotherapy, Rebeccah Evans Psychotherapist, Fuelling Success Bonnie Killip, our partners in providing many of your health needs all in one convenient centre to help you achieve your goals.

Joining the Advanced Wellness Centre to offer the benefits of colonic irrigation, is Lahna Bannon of Bottoms Up Colonic Hydrotherapy, whose custom made hydrotherapy room offers comfort, discretion and a qualified practitioner to conduct highly therapeutic treatments designed to remove toxins, improve digestion, aid weight loss and restore energy and vitality. For more information please visit Bottoms Up Colonics

Therese Darcy with Coastal Headache Clinic, provides the opportunity to receive a fully comprehensive, safe, effective, drug free therapy using the Watson Headache Approach, with relation to headaches and migraines, allowing you relief from chronic pain using her specific and non invasive sustained pressure techniques. For more information please visit Coastal Headache Clinic

What We Treat

  • Depression
  • ADHD, autism and other childhood behavioural problems
  • Menopause
  • Digestive complaints
  • Memory and mood concerns
  • Allergies
  • Weightloss

  • Anxiety
  • Hormonal conditions
  • Poor concentration / brain fog
  • Regular colds and flus
  • Age related cognitive decline
  • Gout
  • Recurring urinary tract infections
  • Stress

  • Fatigue / chronic fatigue
  • Infertility
  • Auto-immune conditions
  • Food cravings and weight gain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Chronic skin conditions
  • Chronic health issues

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