April 3, 2018

About the Founders

Amber Van Haastrecht and Anthony Henry

‘Foundation to Wellness’ – ABN: 68294757840

Amber and Anthony (A&A) are passionate about helping others and together have established a small Holistic Wellness Centre & Specialist Store 30 mins south of Perth Western Australia in the coastal City of Rockingham.

Together they offer a variety of Alternative Holistic Therapy Services, & stock a Collector’s range of Crystals, Handmade Products, Essential Oil Blends, Singing bowls, Resin/Incense and a specialised range of New Age & Wellness Products.

A&A facilitate a range of Alternative Therapies such as:

A&A are also equipped to provide Holistic Guidance, Couples Guidance, Interim Support Consultations, Advocacy & Referrals through our Specialised ‘Enlightening Minds‘ – Service;
A unique approach of blending professional & lived experience with an in-depth and holistic approach to your spiritual, emotional, mental & physical wellbeing.

A&A also provide specialised resources (‘AATwinEnergy’) for couples; Where with their unique connection, they have combined their energy and talents into focusing on helping others, enhance their connection within self and their partner.

Amber and Anthony are active community advocates in the area for change of mainstream services for Mental Health, Suicide Support, Alcohol & Other Drugs & other Addiction Support.

Amber Van Haastrecht has a passion for providing guidance, support and education to others. Her own journey began studying and practising as a Naturopath more than 20 years ago then going on to study as a massage therapist. She went on to establish her own Natural Therapy Centre dealing with not only the physical issues but emotional situations for many clients. Amber then went on to lecture at TAFE and a private tertiary college, delivering both registered training programs as well as compiling her own training workshops.
She then went on to study Counselling and follow a dream of helping people on a deeper mental and emotional level.
She enjoyed this immensely, especially seeing each and every person she worked with grow and progress on their own journey.
Amber has now moved on to work with Energy and Crystals in intuitive modalities and working on relaxation and meditation music, where she has found this has benefits for spiritual, emotional, mental & physical wellbeing. Amber is currently training extensively in many new Trauma informed techniques including Embodied Processing and becoming a Internationally credited Trainer of Tension & Trauma Releasing Exercises (also known as TRE®).

Qualifications/Certifications:

  • Reiki Master (Usui & Seichem)
  • Level I, II, III & Master Course in Mindfulness
  • Diploma of Massage
  • Certificate of Myofacial Energetic Release
  • Diploma of Naturopathy
  • Heart Activation Music Facilitator
  • Certificate of Sound Therapy
  • Community/Partner Yoga Teacher Certification
  • Diploma of Counselling
  • Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Cert IV in Community Services (Specialising in Mental Health Stream)
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • SUICIDE TO HOPE – Aiding Recovery & Growth Postvention Suicide (LivingWorks)
  • ASIST – Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Certified (LivingWorks)
  • SAFETALK – Suicide Training (LivingWorks)
  • Certificate in De-escalation Skills
  • Provide First Aid Certificate
  • Holds a current working with children’s check
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment TAE

Anthony Henry has a long history with addiction and mental health and has chosen to use his lived experiences to help others make positive changes in their own lives .

He has a passion to help others find the skills to increase general wellbeing & mindfulness, guiding and assisting others to find their own path to create a solid foundation for a more balanced life.

Anthony became involved with substance abuse at the young age of 15, experiencing years of struggles and dealing with addiction, depression, and anxiety. He made choices as a young teenager which almost ruined his life before the age of 19; this led to a time of imprisonment due to his decisions and actions.

Anthony had many life changing experiences during his roller coaster of struggles with life, he found some techniques to help strengthen and balance his life and today is free of all drug and alcohol dependency.

Anthony has supported youth for over 25 years, being actively involved in coaching and mentoring in community sporting groups, and mentoring youth in music. He went on to researched sound frequency & music from ancient times , coming to an understanding it has and can be used as a therapeutic technique for many health benefits aiding in spiritual, emotional, mental & physical wellbeing.

Anthony has now moved on to work with Energy and Crystals in intuitive modalities and working on relaxation and meditation music, where he has found this has benefits for spiritual, emotional, mental & physical wellbeing.

Qualifications/Certifications:

  • Reiki Master (Usui & Seichem)
  • Heart Activation Music Facilitator
  • Level I, II, III & Master Course in Mindfulness
  • Community/Partner Yoga Teacher Certification
  • Certificate of Myofacial Energetic Release
  • Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • SUICIDE TO HOPE – Aiding Recovery & Growth Postvention Suicide (LivingWorks)
  • ASIST – Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Certified (LivingWorks)
  • SAFETALK – Suicide Training (LivingWorks)
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Certificate in De-escalation Skills
  • Provide First Aid Certificate
  • Holds a current working with children’s check
  • Diploma of Sound Production (SAE Institute)
  • Cert III in Technical Production (SAE Institute)
  • Cert III in Micro Business Operations

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