Meet our fabulous Naturopaths – Katie and Selina. Both Kate and Selina work a late night on a Wednesday.
(BNatMed) Bachelor of Natural Medicine
Katie is a registered practitioner with Naturopaths and Medical Herbalists of New Zealand (NMHNZ).
Katie emphasizes the concept of treating the root cause of a problem and believes in empowering her patients to balance their lives and to take charge of their own health. By treating the cause, symptoms are treated. She is sincerely interested in the patient’s story and considers it integral in finding a meaningful solution. Katie believes that individualized care is key to treating successfully. Through diet modification, lifestyle counseling, herbal medicine and establishing vitamin and mineral deficiencies she is able to address patient’s concerns and health goals.
Her special interests are anxiety, depression, pain, fatigue, women and men’s health, fertility and pregnancy, thyroid, adrenal health, cardiovascular health, gut health and weight-loss through diet and lifestyle modification.
Running, tennis, Pilates, the beach, music, dance and spending time with family and friends are Katie’s greatest passions. She commits to healthy eating, a healthy lifestyle, a positive approach to life and natural healthcare.
Bachelor of Natural Medicine – South Pacific College of Natural Medicine
Selina is a qualified naturopath and medicinal herbalist. She has a wealth of knowledge and clinical experience, including previous experience working with patients in general practice. Her areas of expertise include women’s health, depression, anxiety, hormone disorders including, PMS, PCOS, endometriosis, fertility and pregnancy, thyroid, adrenal health, cardiovascular health and diet and lifestyle adjustments for weight-loss. She considers the person as a whole and addresses well being for the mind and body. She enjoys helping others to achieve their optimum state of being by having a better understanding of their health and assisting them to implement sustainable lifestyle and nutrition choices to achieve long term wellness. She is registered with the New Zealand Society of Naturopath’s.
Selina is a keen gardener, grows her own organic vegetables and fruits, enjoys cooking and keeping up a healthy lifestyle.