BHSc Naturopathy, BPH Nutrition
Rachel is a warm and empathetic naturopath who values connecting with people and developing honest, authentic relationships. Growing up and experiencing her own health hurdles, Rachel realised the importance of having a healthy, balanced mind, body and spirit. In addition to Rachel’s wellness journey, her upbringing on a farm instilled in her a love, appreciation and respect for nature. It’s no surprise that her past, coupled with her ambitious, vibrant personality, meant she pursed a career in health and a life fulfilling her passion for helping others.
It is Rachel’s belief that self-awareness and self-acceptance is cornerstone to living your best life. Outside of her pursuit in helping others, Rachel stays happy and grounded through yoga, socialising with friends, cooking delicious food and being surrounded by music.
- Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) with distinctions
- Bachelor of Public Health (Nutrition)
- Accredited member of Australian Natural Therapies Association (ANTA)
- Registered practitioner with Australian Natural Register of Accredited Natural Therapists (ANRANT)
- I Quit Sugar Expert
Rachel is registered with all major health funds allowing private health insurance rebates for on the spot consultations.
Lucy is a kindhearted naturopath who readily connects with each of her unique patients. She is a compassionate listener and an enthusiastic problem solver, who enjoys researching and finding answers to challenging questions. Her advice and treatments are developed from honest conversation with clients about their own personal goals.
After having studied the majority of her Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) in Perth, Lucy moved to Melbourne in 2016 where she graduated with distinction from Endeavour College of Natural Health. She is an accredited member of the Australian Natural Therapist Association (ANTA) and is registered with all major health funds.
Her areas of professional expertise include digestive issues, allergies, skin complaints, hormonal imbalances, anxiety, low mood and food intolerances. Lucy’s approach to healing incorporates improving the gut microflora, correcting biochemical pathways, self-empowerment and utilising food as medicine.
Lucy recognises that each person has a different story to tell and greets each new client with an open mind. Getting active outdoors and enjoying the beautiful Australian landscape is Lucy’s personal key to staying focused, heart-centered and happy. She has an adventurous spirit and is always ready to tackle a new challenge with positivity and perseverance.
An appointment with Lucy is available for Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.
BHSc Naturopathy, PGDIP Dietetics, BSc Human Nutrition
After studying a Bachelor of Science majoring in Human Nutrition in 2009 at the University of Otago, Abi then completed post-graduate study in Dietetics in 2011. Wanting additional tools to help her patients, Abi began studying Naturopathy in Auckland before relocating to Melbourne to complete a Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy at Endeavour College of Natural Health.
Abi works alongside our medical team, combining the best of conventional and natural medicine to enable their patients to achieve optimal health. To direct her treatment plans, Abi combines traditional naturopathic philosophy with general and functional diagnostic testing. After a consultation with Abi you will come away with a short and long-term treatment plan utilising practical lifestyle advice, clinical nutrition, herbal medicine and targeted nutrient therapy.
With the drive to keep up to date with the latest research, Abi attends professional conferences and has regular mentoring with Naturopaths and Integrative Doctors. She is a member of the National Herbalists Association of Australia (NHAA), which applies the highest level of educational standards for herbalists and Naturopaths in Australia.
Abi is undertaking training with dermaviduals™ to provide her patients with the very best outcomes for skin conditions through comprehensive internal and external treatments. That is healing from the inside and outside to help her patients achieve glowing and lustrous skin. This is a passion of Abi’s, alongside gut health, stress and mood concerns, fatigue, immune dysfunction and women’s health.
Abi is registered with all major health funds allowing private health insurance rebates on the spot for consultations.
Abi is currently on maternity leave and will return to the clinic later in 2017.