OUR EXPERIENCED TEAM

FERTILITY, PREGNANCY, IVF ACUPUNCTURE & naturopathic services

Our practitioners provide Gold Coast clients with a combination of acupuncture, herbal medicine, homeopathy, supplementation, massage, nutrition, and lifestyle advice, with the intent to achieve the best possible result for you.

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MEET THE PROFESSIONALS

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SAMANTHA HARRIS

As Founder and Head Practitioner at The Cycle of Life, Samantha is a leading provider for health, fertility and pregnancy acupuncture for Gold Coast clients. Apart from a Bachelor Degree in Acupuncture, Samantha has completed many courses in infertility and pregnancy. She also holds degrees in massage and hypnotherapy.
With compassion for the human spirit and a penchant for gentle therapeutic techniques, Samantha and her team are dedicated to helping you reach your goals of having a family and enhancing your wellbeing.

Samantha’s clinical practice is built on her commitment to providing safe, practical and evidence based treatments. She regularly cultivates her knowledge and training so she can continue to provide up to date information and achieve the best possible results.

Samantha is Your Degree Trained Health Practitioner

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine) 2007
  • Toyohari Style Acupuncture 
  • Kiiko Style Acupuncture
  • Masters in Reproductive Medicine
  • Arvigo Mayan Abdominal Therapy
Cindi Young - Naturopath

CINDI YOUNG

Our Naturopath, Cindi Young, has over twenty years clinical experience. She has extensive experience from clinic, teaching and practitioner education. She is a highly experienced practitioner with a focus on evidence based medicine. She brings together tradition and research to ensure you are receiving the right advice.

She is an experienced practitioner with a special interest in:

– Hormone issues including menstrual hormones, thyroid and adrenal imbalances

– Fertility support, pregnancy health & post-natal care

– Weight management

Cindi is an accredited Metabolic Balance Practitioner offering the Metabolic Balance Program for Metabolic Reset and weight loss in-clinic or via secure online platform.

Clinical Testing

Cindi uses a variety of testing in the clinic and functional testing including Dutch test for hormones & GI Map test to assess digestive function. She has a microscope to look at your blood, heavy metal and mineral test to check your levels and a bio impedance test to check and monitor your body composition. Cindi’s policy is Test don’t Guess when it comes to health and helping you to achieve your goals.

The Works Package

Recommended for those looking for answers & ready to investigate. If you are frustrated with feeling sick and tired and not having answers, the Works Package is for you!

The Works Appointment Package includes: Your first two appointments, plus Mineral & Heavy Metal Testing, Metascan and Live Blood tests in your first appointment (in-clinic).

Your First Appointment includes a full health history and symptoms assessment plus all tests are performed. 

At your second appointment Cindi will go through your Report of Findings and Treatment Plan based on an assessment of your health and test results. From here we tailor your personal health care plan to you.

Appointments

Cindi Young offers a wide range of appointment styles from full testing sessions to standard naturopathic. No matter what you choose, you can feel 100% confident that you will be supported every step of the way. Cindi will support you, teach you and inspire you to live a happy, healthy life.

For more information, please visit www.cindiyoung.com.au to learn more about services.

Cindi is Your Degree Trained Health Practitioner

  • Bachelor Health Sciences (Naturopathy) – ACNM

  • Graduate Certificate Womens Health – QUT

  • AdvDip Herbal Medicine – ACNM

  • AdvDip Nutrition – ACNM

  • VLA Program Practitioner

  • ATMS Registered

  • Health Fund Registered


CARLIE RUBENSTEIN

Carlie is a registered Chinese Herbal Practitioner and Acupuncturist. Carlie completed a double degree in Health Science and Traditional Chinese Medicine at RMIT University.

Carlie has had the honour to be mentored by Dr. Gillian Newton, well known for her expertise in treating fertility and paediatrics in Melbourne. Carlie has dedicated her time training, and working alongside Samantha Harris, skilled fertility and pregnancy Acupuncturist and the Head Practitioner at The Cycle of Life. 

Carlie is passionate in supporting male and female reproductive health. She regularly consolidates her knowledge and has completed courses in infertility and IVF.

Carlie’s treatment style is nurturing, supportive and patient orientated. She wholeheartedly believes in a holistic and integrated model of care to provide the best health outcomes for her patients.

Carlie is your Degree Trained Practitoner:

  • BHSc/BAppSc (Chinese Medicine), RMIT University
  • Registered Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner
  • Registered with Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Member of the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA)