Ballarat Acupuncture (Elly Collins) and Orange Hope – NLP Ballarat (Theresa Thaupt) have come together to offer this beautiful, regular event to support Ballarat toward optimal health and wellbeing.

The combination of Acupuncture with Meditation provides a complete body and mind experience to promote deep relaxation and help remedy stress. Reduction in stress helps prevent emotional reactivity, frustration and fatigue, while also helping to control chronic inflammation throughout the whole body.

Regular, purposeful rest has been known for centuries as imperative and indispensable for good physical and emotional health. We are now providing this regular event that makes sacred time and space available to you during your busy week. Pencil it in as part of your own regular self care practice. We warmly welcome you to be involved in this weekly event in an ongoing or casual way.

Book online at or contact Elly directly on 0467 253 463 for inquiry or bookings.

Sessions cost $30 pp

Weekly Tuesdays 6:30pm-7.30pm





Katherine Knott

Katherine is the founding director of Acorn and Oak.  She began studying Naturopathy when she was 18 years old and  has practiced in both Melbourne and rural Victoria.  She has  also studied 2 years of nursing and midwifery, but decided that she was happier to work with women as a naturopath and support them through their journey of pregnancy and birth.  She is also a certified Hypnobirthing practitioner.  Katherine is a […]

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Hayley Dawson

Hayley is a young passionate naturopath who found a love for herbal medicine and good nutrition when she suffered from her own health issues when she was in year 12 at school. She had always planned to work in the agriculture industry but after a gap year she knew naturopathy was the career for her. […]

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Nicki Stewart

Nicki has always been drawn to the Healing Arts, she follows in her mother’s footsteps; who is a Reflexologist and Natural Therapist. Nicki was inspired to study Herbal Medicine after attending one of Dr Sandi Rogers (Naturopath, Director of National College of Traditional Medicine and past President of Australian Traditional Medicine Society) seminars on ‘Fruits […]

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Jodi Vincent

Jodi Vincent is Acorn and Oak’s massage therapist. She has been massaging since 1999.  She has a firm massage style that is based on the Swedish massage, a style that while relaxing, is also deeply therapeutic. She adds in techniques from deep tissue, trigger point therapy, aromatherapy, energetic healing, myofascial release and hot stone massage, […]

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