Heidi is an experienced naturopath and medical herbalist with a passion for wild medicinal and nutritional plants.
Heidi regularly runs classes and workshops on herbal medicine and plant based nutrition. Her workshops combine her knowledge of natural health as it relates to nutrition, medicine, spiritual growth, environmentalism, creativity and the joy of living.
She has lectured in nutrition at RMIT University, run workshops on herbal medicine preparation and spoken at conferences and seminars. She was involved in the menopause program at The Women’s Hospital, was a guest speaker at the 2007 College of Lactation Consultants Victoria international conference and has participated in original research into the effects of herbal medicine on breast milk.
She is currently a lecturer and clinical supervisor at Endeavour College of Natural Health and guest lecturer in Nutrition at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Heidi has a special interest in the fields of paediatrics, lactation and plant based nutrition. All of these interest have stemmed from her own personal experiences which have deepened her understanding and knowledge around the use of naturopathic medicines in these areas. She is a mother of two and a long time vegetarian and vegan.