Meet the team

Our team is a collaboration of passionate practitioners who have extensive academic qualifications and practical clinical experience. We continue to undertake professional development to ensure we are at the forefront with research, knowledge and specialist care. Our practitioners are registered with all professional industry associations and are members of all major health fund providers.

Amanda Haberecht has practised as a Naturopath for over 23 years with a special interest in all aspects of women’s health from puberty to menopause. Amanda worked as a Naturopath at The Jocelyn Centre with Francesca Naish for 10 years before she established Darling Health.

Amanda Schembri is a qualified Kinesiologist and is passionate about helping people to live the life they dream.

Often today, women are over-worked, stressed and never have enough time for self and are left asking the question why their bodies cannot sustain the environment of natural health?

Carmen is a passionate Naturopath and Clinical Nutritionist. Her extensive clinical experience of 12 years displays her passion for educating and inspiring people on their health and well-being journey. Carmen’s enjoys treating all general practice and has vast knowledge relating to gut health, hormonal health, weight loss, allergies and chronic skin conditions. Her passion and speciality within our practice is sleep disorders, mood disorders and adrenal function.

Claire Luckman Naturopath

Claire holds a Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy and is a warm, nurturing and enthusiastic practitioner. As a mum of two little people she is passionate about reproductive and pregnancy health, babies and children's health and also has a keen interest in skin conditions and stress support. Claire has been a member of the Darling Health team for over 6 years and has gained invaluable wisdom from working alongside highly experienced Naturopaths.

Jacqui Manning is a highly experienced psychologist who works intuitively to help people uncover and resolve issues in their life. Jacqui combines talking therapy and tools such as tapping (commonly known as EFT) to help her clients work through their emotional pain

Renee is a highly qualified and experienced acupuncturist and Chinese Medicinal herbalist, with a particular interest in women’s health, natural fertility and pregnancy support. A dedicated and empathetic practitioner, Renee’s personalised treatments aim to achieve optimal health through acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, moxibustion, cupping, diet and lifestyle supports.
Tamara is currently studying a Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) and is also a qualified yoga teacher, earning certification in India in 2015. She joined the team in 2016 and brings a positive and warm presence to the clinic.