Whether you are currently studying one of our life-changing courses, or simply have specific needs that you would like support on, we are here for you. The awareness centre has been established to support you during periods of change, transition and transformation.
The awareness centre has a number of services available. All the services we provide are run by excellent practitioners who are experts in their field. They all have one thing in common; they are there for you, to support you as you journey through your own personal transformation.
This area of the Institute is open to the public as well as participants of Awareness Institute courses. Consultations are available on various days of the week for different services.
|Services Available||Standard Fee||Student fee*||Practitioner/s|
|astrology (1.5 hrs)||$175||$165||Heidi Drieschner|
|energy psychology (1.5 hrs)||$130||$97||Jody Haywood|
|– 10 session transformation pack ($97 per session)||$970||n/a||Jody Haywood|
|fertility reflexology (1hr)||$107||$97||Heidi Drieschner|
|holistic kinesiology (1.5 hrs)||$165||$155||Heidi Drieschner|
|meditation coaching||$107||$97||Louise Gilmore|
|past life regression (2 hrs)||$167||$137||coming soon|
|reconnective healing (45 min)||$107||$97||Jody Haywood|
|shamanic healing||$107||$97||Louise Gilmore|
|far infrared sauna sessions 35 min||$35||n/a|
|sauna 6 sessions||$150 (own towels)
$180 (incl. towels)
#All sessions are 1 hour unless otherwise stated.
12 hours notice is required for cancellation otherwise a $50 fee will apply.
*student fee is available to current students in diploma or certificate programs at the Awareness Institute.
introducing our practitioners
Heidi Drieschner available Mon-Thurs
Diploma of Holistic Kinesiology, Diploma of Energetic Healing, Diploma of Reflexology, Post Graduate Certificates -Nerve Reflexology (Pain, Central Nervous System, Lower limbs & Pelvis), Fertility Reflexology (Touchpoint, Denmark), Certificate in Astrology, Certified Reiki Master
Member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS)
Heidi is a complementary health practitioner who is passionate about empowering people to re-balance themselves through education, and understanding the role of the mind-body connection in their health. One of Heidi loves assisting people with rediscovering their soul path & sense of direction in life. Her other calling is supporting those on their fertility journey and helping them through challenges often faced along the way. As a people person, she loves engaging with clients and working from the heart, facilitating changes that help you empower your life.
Heidi currently teaches workshops in the Diploma of Energy Healing & supervises student clinic for final year students. She offers astrology readings, and sessions in energy healing, holistic kinesiology, reflexology and reiki.
Certificate in Counselling; Cert in Group Facilitation; Diploma of Shamanic and Energetic Healing; Certificate IV in Assessment & Workplace Training; Reiki Master; Cert Professional Skills in Conflict Resolution; Adv Certs in Bereavement Counselling; Cert in Shamanic Counselling; Cert Soul Care and Shamanic Healing; Member of the Energetic Healing Association; Inaugural board member of the Australian Meditation Teachers Association (ATMA); author of The Carer’s Handbook and The Queenscliff Story – the 75-year history of Queenscliff Surf Club. She is a conference presenter in Australia, UK and USA, past President of Carers Australia and Carers NSW, awarded OAM for services to family carers
Louise Gilmore has trained people to meditate and to become meditation teachers in college, health and corporate settings for more than 25 years and has studied and taught shamanic practices for eight years. She has worked as a senior journalist and researcher, community educator in Area Health Services, trained graduate and palliative care nurses and coordinated and facilitated groups for people with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses.
Louise has developed and taught many specially tailored courses and one-to-one trainings. Among Louise’s teachers are Thom Knowles and Paul Perfrement in Australia, Suzanne Lewarne in Australia and Peru, Don Basilio Samata Apazain Peru, as well as Gayle Clayton and Sandra Ingerman in the USA.
She wrote and currently teaches the Diploma of Transformative Meditation and the half-year course, Shamanism Now, as well as the advanced course Meditation Mastery at Awareness Institute. Louise offers clinic sessions in Energetic and Shamanic healing. She conducts individual meditation coaching and mentoring/supervision sessions for people who are working as healers and meditation teachers.
Master of Education (Adult Education), Bachelor of Arts (Psychology); Graduate Certificate in Communication Development; Diploma of Energy Psychology-using the Grace Method; Diploma of Naturopathy; Diploma of Botanical Medicine; Diploma of Nutrition; Diploma of Remedial Massage; Reconnective Healing Practitioner. Member Energetic Healing Association.
Starting her career in corporate finance, Jody’s life long interests in human development and consciousness led her to complete a degree in Psychology and a Masters in Adult Education. This pursuit deepened her passion for learning and exploring the mind body connection. Her own pursuit for wellbeing led her to qualifications in a range of complementary and energy medicine modalities. These modalities blend seamlessly with the Diploma of Energy Psychology – using the Grace Method. Jody is the Director of the Awareness Institute in Sydney and works individually with clients using The Grace Method and also facilitating groups to explore how Emotional and Spiritual Intelligence can bring about a happier, healthier and less stressful life.
Diploma of Transformation Life Coaching, Diploma of Holistic Counselling and Life Care, Diploma of Energetic Healing, Diploma of Ritual and Celebrancy, Diploma in Corporate Management, Associate Diploma Institute of Financial Services, Diploma of Bowen Therapeutic Technique, Diploma of Weight Loss Management, Certified Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Level 2 Kinesiology Practitioner, Advanced Certificate in Spiritual Healing, Certificate of Metaphysics, Certificate of Parapsychology, Meditation Facilitator’s Certificate, Reiki Master, Certificate in Polarity Therapy, Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training. Founding member and past Vice President of the Energetic Healing Association, Author of Seachange @ Work: Discover What a Difference an Energised Day Makes!
Linda James is currently on sabbatical.