Julie studied Phytotherapy at Napier University gaining an Honours degree in Herbal Medicine in 2006. After which she began practising as a herbalist in both Edinburgh and Dunfermline. She is a member of the National Institute of Herbal Medicine(MNIMH), the leading professional body representing qualified herbalists worldwide.
Her primary motivation to become a herbalist originated in her love of plants and from a desire to promote ‘wellness’. She became involved in complementary medicine in Edinburgh during her studies managing a chiropractic and massage clinic. Julie also was responsible for dispensing herbal medicine and giving advice on the dispensary floor at Napier’s.
She has developed a particular interest in stress and anxiety disorders, digestive problems and hormonal conditions and can provide advice and support for ailments that affect people of all ages.