Erin Gregory is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Melbourne Australia. As a Midwife and Nurse for almost 20 years, Erin has supported many Women to embrace and connect with our inner strength and power.
Kate Gutiérrez is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in New Zealand. She believes it is of utmost importance that we celebrate menarche (first period), and that young people come to know what is normal and what is not regarding their menstrual cycle.
Michelle Berger is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Macarthur Area (South West Sydney). Michelle has a background in early childhood teaching with 25 years working with young children and families and is also a qualified aromaZen facilitator and meditation guide who loves to combine aroma, sound and movement to regulate the nervous system.
Alexandra Flynn is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Victoria. Alexandra is a warm and welcoming facilitator, with plenty of experience working with children of all ages, both as a violin teacher and a homeschooling mum of 4.
Kelly Cleo Shaw is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Bokarina. Ending menstrual shame is very important to me. Ensuring young girls have all the tools and are confident within themselves to navigate this space in a positive way. That it is not shameful, but rather that it is their SUPER POWER!
Rae Willingham is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Yarra Valley. Rae believes so strongly that creating a positive Menarche (first bleed) for young people will do wonders to alleviate trauma from childbirth and Motherhood. With 4 girls of her own, she has a big stake in removing generational wounding from her lineage and she is determined to break the chains of shame surrounding the female body and cycle.
Lara Williams is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Hervey Bay. Lara from Attuned Caring has a huge vision. A vision of creating generations of Attuned Youth. Teaching and guiding those responsible for caring for children and youth how listen to their bodies, how to regulate their nervous systems and how to use energy and emotions to overcome any barriers to their relationships so they can experience unconditional love and joy.
Lizzie Martinelli is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Newcastle. As a mother of two young girls, I am so excited to have learnt about the power of the menstrual cycle and to be able to share this wisdom with the next generation – so they are empowered and able to be aware of the magic they hold within.
Jasmin Slattery is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Australia. Jasmin Slattery, better known as Jazz, a Developmental Educator and Therapeutic Mentor with a Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education.
Laura Jones is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in NSW. Laura Jones is a Remedial Massage Therapist & First Moon Circle Facilitator living with her partner and four children on Darkinjung land, on the Central Coast of NSW.
Danni Willow is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in VIC. Danni Willow is a Parent Educator, Aware Parenting Instructor, former Early Childhood Educator and Primary school teacher, a First Moon Facilitator and holder of sacred space for Mother and women circles and mumma to two beautiful souls.
Jade Sherrell is a First Moon Circle Facilitator in Wollongong, NSW, Australia. She is married, and the proud mama to two incredible and inspiring girls 9years and 13years, step mum to an adult daughter, and in 2022 became grandma to a beautiful baby boy. Jade is an Holistic Healer and Coach, drawing on Kinesiology/Muscle testing and Emotion Freedom Technique (EFT) in her Naturopathic and Bodywork practice
Candice McLeod is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in North East, Victoria.
Candice McLeod is a Certified Yoga Therapist, Hatha Yoga Teacher & First Moon Circle Facilitator living a simple and gentle life on Dhuduroa (Yackandandah) Country, in Victoria’s North East. Most days are spent weaving between the ebbs and flows of single Mamahood alongside her 4-year-old boy and their giant puppy, whilst earnestly tending to the seeds of her soul-work.
Danielle Davern is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Melbourne, Victoria.
Coming from a background in Environmental Science and Education, Danielle Davern is a qualified and practicing Primary School Teacher who loves to weave her knowledge of the natural environment into her teachings. She is highly knowledgeable and passionate about all things menstrual cycle related and since becoming a certified First Moon Circle Facilitator she loves creating safe and nurturing spaces to prepare and empower children about their menstrual cycle. She ensures each participant in her circles leave knowing how amazing their bodies are and feeling a strong sense of sisterhood within their immediate community. She also has two incredible daughters that motivate her to create a period positive culture so that all people who menstruate can thrive and live without limitation or shame.
Kathryn Kovac is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in Dalton NSW.
I live and work on the lands of the Ngunnawal people in a small town called Dalton, one hour from Canberra. I run women’s circles, menopause workshops and menstrual cycle awareness workshops for women and girls, teach tai chi and meditation, and love to play guitar, drum and ukulele, make art, sew, knit and crochet. I also run a weekly radio show called the women’s room.
Alex Washington is a First Moon Circle Facilitator located in the Inner West of Sydney.
“I believe First Moon Circles are special because they provide a unique environment for young people to prepare for menarche (the first period). They are helpful in providing information that parents themselves do not have or are not able to impart on their children, and are empowering as they acknowledge this rite of passage in a positive way.”
Sussana Christine (she/her) is a Menstrual Cycle Coach and Circle Facilitator bringing cyclical awareness and menstrual understanding to her clients and community. Through her coaching work, Sussana supports people who menstruate, to create an intuitive relationship with their body, its natural rhythm, and live their most vibrant, feels amazing life. In her work, Sussana brings her lived experience of being disconnected from her body and its needs, as well as her personal healing journey and learning experiences of the wisdom and wonder of living in alignment with our menstrual cycle.
Charlotte Pointeaux is the creator of First Moon Circles and the Facilitator Training. She is a Cycle and Embodiment Coach, trained Youth Mentor, Teacher, Podcaster and has 13 years experience in the education industry. She is mother to three little girls and hopes passionately that they grow up knowing that periods are powerful and they can live the life of their dreams.
Charlotte digs deep from personal experience to show girls how to celebrate all that they are, and all that they’re becoming. She loves empowering young people in the way she wished she had been when growing up: with positivity, being heard, accepted and celebrated just as she was.
Charlotte created the First Moon Circle Facilitator Training to initiate passionate people into holding their own menarche circles for girls, and to share in her vision for inclusive, empowering, and holistic period education to become mainstream, so that people can support themselves emotionally, physically, mentally and spiritually at the start of the menstrual journey and throughout their lifetime. She also coaches women to find harmony, health and happiness within their own cycles.
Charlotte holds First Moon Circles in her home region of the Southern Highlands NSW, holding seasons circles in Mittagong NSW, and also available to host private circles to celebrate individual girls and their friends as they approach or experience their first period.
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Angela is a Mentor & Empowerment Coach for Tweens, Teens & Women, and a First Moon Circle Facilitator based in Albury-Wodonga on the NSW-Victoria border in Australia. She is the […]
Hey there! I’m a mum if two teen kids, a First Moon Circle Facilitator, Yoga Teacher, Youth Mentor and podcaster on The Empowerment Project Podcast. My passion is to empower […]