Marie Bernardo

Facilitator & Coach

About Marie Bernardo

With over 20 years in corporate roles, Marie combines extensive experience and recent qualifications to collaborate and partner with organisations to help and support individuals through non-directive coaching and mentoring. When working with individuals Marie leverages her key strengths, which include empathy, resourcefulness, flexibility and adaptability.

Marie works extremely hard with a professional approach at all times, always considering the big picture in terms of what is required, who it will impact, the logistics, and how to overcome perceived obstacles.


  • Certificate IV in Business & Personal Coaching – Fire Up Coaching
  • Diploma of Leadership, Coaching & Mentoring – Fire Up Coaching
  • Advanced Diploma of Business (Accounting) – Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment – Monash University Issued by Monash Student Association
  • Graduate Certificate in Careers Education & Development – Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
  • Advanced Certificate in Guiding and Teaching Meditation and Mindfulness Specialising in Mental Health & Well-Being and Community & Support Groups – Australian Centre for Meditation and Mindfulness
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy Perfectionism and People Pleasing
  • Archetypal Coaching Mastery 1A – Passion & Purpose Coach
  • Archetypal Coaching Mastery 1B – Masculine & Feminine Archetypes Coach
  • Archetypal Coaching Mastery 1C – Matrix Therapies Coach
  • Advanced Certificate in Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness


  • Gallup Strengths Coach
  • Roche Martin Emotional Intelligence Practitioner
  • Herrmann HBDI Certified Practitioner
  • Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness Certified Practitioner
  • Mindful Self-Compassion Practitioner
  • Compassion Focused Therapy practitioner

Selection of organisations worked with

  • Oracle, Melbourne
  • Aconex, Melbourne
  • Grant Thornton Australia Limited – Melbourne
  • BDO Melbourne

Areas of expertise

  • Wellbeing
  • Coaching & Mentoring
  • Team Building
  • Problem Solving
  • Business Practice & Process
  • Key Stakeholder Management