Naturopathic and herbal medicine offer a holistic and person-centred dimension to health and wellbeing. Ian brings more than 20 years of experience to helping people with many types of complex health problems.
With a Masters Degree in Herbal Medicines and 17 years of teaching, Ian brings knowledgeable and dynamic presenting to undergraduate and postgraduate subjects, seminars, conferences and special events.
Ian has extensive experience in curriculum design for private colleges and universities, focusing on developing confident & independent practitioners who are able to tailor information & treatment to the individual.
Theobroma cacao has thousands of years of history as a food and medicine. Here you can read about the history, science, and wonder of chocolate, and my experiences as I seek out the perfect medicinal chocolate.
On 2nd July 2014 the Community Services & Health Industry Skills Council (CS&HISC) announced that as of December 2015 the…Continue Reading →
Standardised herbal extracts seem to be popular – they are in many practitioner only herbal medicines as well as over-the-counter…Continue Reading →
An interesting little 70% Spanish chocolate in an attractive tin. Found this at a local deli, and I was initially…Continue Reading →
This is an interesting little BBC News article on the use of traditional Andean medicine alongside conventional modern medicine in…Continue Reading →
I just received an email from Unbound Medicine stating that the classic Bates’ Pocket Guide to Physical Examination & History…Continue Reading →
The BBC has an interesting discussion of how electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is still being used to treat around 4000 people…Continue Reading →