Do you have breastfeeding, baby sleep, or cry-fuss problems? Access evidence-based support from our highly skilled practitioners at The Possums Clinic Brisbane. Book now.
The Possums Clinic Brisbane is a national centre for innovation in breastfeeding, sleep, baby cry-fuss and parent mental health support.
Arrange to see one of our highly skilled NDC practitioners in our clinic at 10 Park Terrace, Sherwood, please call +61 490 044 948.
Join us for our popular no-out-of-pocket-expense Shared Medical Appointments, which are held at the The Possums Clinic Brisbane!
Alternatively, you can book an online appointment at The Possums Clinic Online. You can also find providers who are accredited in Neuroprotective Developmental Care (or the Possums programs) by clicking here.
If you are expecting a baby, we invite you to our two-hour When Baby Comes Home antenatal session, in order to minimise problems and maximise enjoyment when your baby comes into the world.
Who are we? Click here to see bios and portraits of the full team of NDC practitioners offering services at The Possums Clinic Brisbane.
Dr Pamela Douglas is a GP-Lactation Consultant, Breastfeeding Medicine Specialist and ACT Therapist. She has been in general practice since 1985, also offering services as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant since 1994. Dr Pam provides both F2F consultations at The Possums Clinic, and also consultations at The Possums Clinic Online.
Dr Pam has developed Neuroprotective Developmental Care (NDC or ‘the Possums programs’), which offers science-based approaches to the common early life problems of breastfeeding, infant-care, and parental mood. She is Adjunct Associate Professor with the Maternity Newborn and Families Research Centre MHIQ, Griffith University, and a Senior Lecturer, Discipline of General Practice, The University of Queensland. Dr Pam is also is author of the popular The discontented little baby book: all you need to know about feeds, sleep and crying, which has sold over 10,000 copies.
Ms Renee Keogh is a Registered Nurse (Neonatology) and Lactation Consultant, and a founding NDC (or ‘the Possums programs’) Accredited Practitioner. She has been an educator in the Possums programs since 2015. Renee offers online consultations wherever you are, and also in-clinic consultations at The Possums Clinic.
Find an NDC accredited practitioner
We have a growing number of NDC accredited practitioners available for online consultations or F2F appointments. Our NDC accredited practitioners include GPs, GP-lactation consultants, midwives and lactation consultants, psychologists,child health nurses, speech therapists, and other allied health professionals.
Sleep. By Possums
Our baby and toddler sleep program works with your child's biology, not against it.
The Possums Clinic
The Possums Clinic Brisbane is now offering inclinic consultations and home visits. For online consultations, click here.
Possums Parent Hub (PIPPS)
Possums Parent Hub (PIPPS) gives you access to the support of other parents in closed groups and a wealth of Possums’ resources.