Jan is a highly qualified and experienced practitioner and educator in the naturopathic field who has been in private practice in Melbourne since 1988, working with individuals, couples and families to achieve and maintain optimal balance and life-long wellness.
Jan has been involved with the education of naturopathic students for over 20 years. During this time she lectured in paediatrics, and supervised final year students in the student clinic at the Southern School of Natural Therapies.
Jan’s present practice is centred around family health where she is skilled in treating all age groups, from infants to seniors. Jan’s particular interest and expertise is women and children’s health. Jan has a special interest in all aspects of women’s health. She has successfully treated specific hormonal complaints such as endometriosis, PMS, menopause and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Jan also helps couples to achieve optimal health before and during pregnancy, and addresses specific issues which may be hindering conception.
Jan has extensive experience treating children’s conditions ranging from eczema and recurrent colds to digestive disorders and food intolerance. Her wide experience as a practitioner and as a mother allows her insight to provide treatment that is both effective and practical.
Offering a holistic approach, Jan believes in supporting both physical and emotional health and wellbeing. Jan believes that there is a strong connection between the body and mind, and by addressing both, a sense of well-being and health is restored.
Jan is a caring practitioner who combines up to date medical research with traditional knowledge and offers her patients a depth of clinical experience and a strong commitment to help others achieve optimal health and well-being. Jan offers individual programs using a combination of herbs, nutritional supplements, flower essences and dietary and lifestyle advice. She can also assist with health assessments, and lifestyle coaching.
Jan is a fellow of ANTA and a member of NHAA, She has also completed a Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy and Cert IV in Counselling.