After completing a Bachelor of Arts Degree at Otago University, New Zealand then travelling and working abroad for a couple of years, Kirsten decided to pursue her life-long interest in Natural Therapies.
She moved to Sydney to study at Nature Care College where she completed Diplomas in Remedial Massage, Sports Therapies and Remedial Therapies.
Kirsten continued her studies in Sydney completing a Diploma of Herbal Medicine with Dorothy Hall, a Post Graduate Diploma of Bio-Energetic Medicine and an Apprenticeship in VEGA Test Diagnosis. For the next ten years she ran two very busy clinics on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
In December 2008 Kirsten moved to beautiful Byron Bay where she now runs her business as a Naturopath and Massage Therapist from the Medicine Wheel in Jonson Street.
She specialises in Allergy Testing, Weight loss, Detoxification, Hormonal problems, Infertility, Anti-ageing and Children’s Health.
Kirsten also founded Byron Wellbeing Retreats which are weekend Health Retreats designed to detoxify, rejuvenate and revitalise your mind, body and soul. Please visit her site for upcoming retreats, retreat packages and lots of healthy recipes.
Kirsten’s passion for nature, nutrition and the great outdoors reflect in her interests which include: surfing, water skiing, snowboarding, scuba diving, tennis, mountain biking, hiking, whole foods and raw food cooking, organic gardening, environmental issues, and sustainable living.
Please visit: www.naturopathicherbalist.com.au for more information about the various treatments and services that Kirsten offers.