Dr Debbie Garratt (PhD) has more than 30 years of diverse professional experience across health, adult education and counselling sectors. She is currently practicing as a clinical supervisor for mental health staff, counsellors, health professionals and psychologists. Debbie's community work educates, consults and supports professionals working with women and families experiencing challenges during pregnancy and parenting. This includes education on the issue of abortion and was the subject of her PhD research. Her doctoral thesis was in 'Alarmist Gatekeeping', a theory of discourse strategies that manipulate and control and observable in most topical/controversial discussions. Debbie blogs at

Articles by debbiegarratt.

  • 8 December 2021

    3.1 MINS

    No Australian child has died from Covid-19 but three Vietnamese children died last week from the Pfizer vaccine. Australian parents must be made aware that these vaccines are unnecessary for children – and that they in fact pose a serious risk to young people. As [...]

  • 30 November 2021

    1.8 MINS

    The average age of people dying with Covid-19 in Australia is 84. Most deaths happen among people with comorbidities such as obesity or chronic kidney disease. Covid-19 poses different risks to each of us: consider the following when assessing your personal risk. Many people have [...]

  • 24 November 2021

    2.8 MINS

    Covid-19 poses minimal risk to children, but the side effects of the Covid jab for this age group are becoming increasingly clear. Sacrificing children to save adults is not the direction we should be taking as a society. In Victoria, children will be locked out [...]