What is The Perinatal Collective?


We are a group of health practitioners who are passionate about providing dedicated services to families in the perinatal period. This could be during pre-conception, the antenatal period, post-natal and within the first 2 years of child development.


Meet our Clinicians?

Dr Sunita Gurnasinghani – General Paediatrician

Emma Spencer – Clinical Psychologist, Doula

Simone Chartres – Clinical Psychologist

Danya Braunstein – Registered Psychologist, Baby Wearing Consultant

Anna Smyth – Registered Psychologist/Clinical Psychology Registrar


What we offer:


  • Paediatrician services
  • Individual Psychological therapy (face-to-face and Zoom)
    • Fertility issues
    • Adjustment to parenting
    • Birth trauma
    • Pregnancy loss
    • Post Natal Depression and Anxiety (mum and dad)
    • Post Natal Psychosis
    • Parenting support
  • Parenting support
    • Baby care
    • Settling
    • Feeding
  • Doula services
  • Group Sessions
    • Circle of Security
    • Hypnobirthing
    • Psyched Up For Baby (mental health)
  • Mother and Baby drop in service
  • Social Media Support
    • Dedicated managed Facebook group: “holding space for mums”
  • Education, training and supervision


We are also proud to be a gender and sexuality affirming practice and welcome parents from gender diverse and non-binary orientations.  If you would like further information in relation to our services, please do not hesitate to contact Halina, our Client Care Officer on 02 9879 7863.


We are looking forward to supporting health professionals and parents/parents to be in our local area and beyond.