Surfers Paradise Chiropractic Health & Wellness Center on the Gold Coast was eѕtablished іn 1973 thіѕ іѕ оnе оf thе longest established Gold Coast Chiropractic centres, situated оn Chevron Island, Gold Coast.
Wіth оvеr a 100 years оf combined clinical experience оur team оf Gold Coast Chiropractors, nutritionist, hypnotherapist аnd massage therapists hаvе developed a bespoke approach whісh looks аt еасh persons individual needs.
Wе offer ѕо muсh mоrе thаn whаt mоѕt people think a chiropractic visit mіght bе. Wе аlwауѕ look аt thе whole bоdу tо make sure wе identify thе root саuѕе оf thе problem, nоt just short term relief оf pain.
Wе uѕе highly specialised kinesiology based techniques tо diagnose using whеrе thе stress іn уоur bоdу іѕ соmіng frоm, аlоng wіth mаnу different styles оf adjusting techniques ѕuсh аѕ Cranial, Activator аnd Thompson Drop piece – NO CRACKING іѕ involved wіth mоѕt оf thеѕе.
Whеthеr уоu hаvе bасk pain, neck pain, headaches, sciatica оr уоu wоuld like tо simply hаvе уоur bоdу work better – bе sure tо саll uѕ knowing оur integrative approach ensures уоu аrе іn safe hands.
Surfers Paradise Chiropractic Health аnd Wellness centre іn thе heart оf thе Gold Coast.
Dr Bruce Whittingham graduated in 1993 from AECC in Bournemouth England.
He is the president of the Queensland Chiropractic Association Australia, he often travels lecturing in Australia and abroad, is the co-developer (with his wife Sophia) of Sole Revolution orthotics, has worked with the V8 super car teams for over 10 years and is the loving father to 4 beautiful daughters.
Dr Whittingham bought Surfers Paradise Chiropractic centre in 2001 after locating here from the UK. He immediately fell in love with the lifestyle offered on the Gold Coast, and realised that he could add a valuable service to the Gold Coast community by helping them stay active and healthy. By creating an integrated approach to your healthcare needs he has helped hundreds of Gold Coasters see great results!
He is the pioneer of Adaptive Neuro Kinetics – ANK technique, and uses kinesiology, activator, Gonstead and cranial techniques to perform his adjustments so each person is treated as uniquely as they are made.
Dr. Bruce Whittingham is a registered Gold Coast Chiropractor and a member of the Chiropractors Association of Australia
Having graduated with an MTech Chiropractic degree in South Africa, Dr Craig moved to the Netherlands where he surrounded himself with some world leaders in the health and wellbeing industry to learn the latest techniques in the industry.
In 2016, he moved to the Gold Coastto work as a Gold Coast Chiropractor to be close to family, enjoy all that the Gold Coast has to offer and to serve the GC community.
He now applies that knowledge to be able to assist you deal with the variety of nerve, muscle and skeletal challenges one faces in life, with care to adapt his gentle, scientific and specific techniques to you as an individual.
Gold Coast Chiropractor, Dr Craig always says, “we only have one spine and it has to survive all the challenges of life, for the rest of your life! Is yours healthy as is could be?…”
I am a Registered Psychologist and Clinical Psychology Registrar in Australia, specializes in various areas:
Anxiety, Depression, and Emotional Regulation: I provide therapy for individuals dealing with anxiety and depression, helping them regulate their emotions effectively.
ADHD Interventions: I employ cognitive and behavioral interventions to address ADHD in both children and adults.
Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem: I work with individuals struggling with low self-confidence and self-esteem, guiding them towards personal growth.
In the world we currently live in, it is challenging for most people to switch off and go inwards which is how we can communicate with the subconscious.
I hold a Bachelor of Psychology from Griffith University and a Master of Clinical Psychology from Bond University.
I have experience working in private and community mental health settings across different age groups.
I am skilled in using cognitive and neuropsychological assessment tools for diagnostic purposes.
My Therapeutic Approach:
I create a welcoming and non-judgmental therapy environment, collaborating with clients to meet their specific needs.
I draw from evidence-based practices like CBT, ACT, and solution-focused therapy for facilitating personal growth.
I am proficient in addressing a wide range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, stress, burnout, trauma, and personality vulnerabilities.
I have a particular interest in working with adolescents and young adults experiencing anxious or depressive disorders, low self-confidence, and self-esteem issues.
I work with individuals across various age groups, including children (4-16 years), older adolescents (16-18 years), young adults (19-24 years), and adults (25-60 years).
Referral and Payment:
I accept referrals through DVA, Medicare Better Access Program, NDIS, Private Health Fund, Private Billing, and Work Cover.
I employ a variety of therapeutic approaches, including CBT, Developmental Psychology, Interpersonal Therapy, Positive Psychology, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT/MiCBT), Parent-Child Interaction therapy, and Psychotherapy.
Areas of Help:
I provide support for a wide range of concerns, including self-esteem, separation anxiety, OCD, emotional regulation, injury recovery, acquired brain injury, ADHD, anxiety, assertiveness skills, healthy boundaries, body dissatisfaction, coping with change, depression, education and family counseling, health-related issues, learning difficulties, memory problems, mindfulness, NDIS therapeutic support, pain management, panic attacks, parenting strategies, performance anxiety, relationship issues, self-harm, stress management, and women’s issues.
My Schedule and Fees;
Psychology appointments are available Monday to Thursday each week.
Standard consultations are approximately 50 minutes in length.
Consultation fees are $180, with a Medicare rebate available to clients with a Better Access Plan (rebate $92.90)
Please call the Office on (07) 5539 9798 to schedule an appointment with me. I look forward to working with you.
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