Heather started professional life as a Children’s Social Worker, specialising in Fostering and Adoption and latterly Coordinating Children’s Centres.
Acupuncture was her preferred support system of the day and then the dawning happened, she had to know more and became inspired to practice! She qualified in TCM/Acupuncture from The Northern College of Acupuncture in 1994.
Heather has experience of treating a wide range of chronic and acute health conditions. She specialises in the Treatment of Women’s Health.
Over the years she has studied many adjunct Acupuncture Therapies; Channel Theory, Master Tung Acupuncture for Chronic Health Conditions, Japanese Moxibustion and Gua Sha massage. She has studied Acupuncture for Women’s Health and has become a specialist in the treatment and support of Menopause.
Heather has run clinics in the East Midlands, in Nottingham, Derby and Derbyshire. She worked in Integrated Alternative Health Care from 2000- 2008 practicing alongside local NHS Community systems in NG7, an area of Health Inequality, treating at no cost to the patient and taking referrals from local GPs.
In 2017 she qualified in “One of Many” Empowerment and Leadership Coaching for Women. OOM Coaching primarily works with Women’s Powertypes and invites you to consider these rich, strong role models to enhance your Leadership, both professionally and in daily life.
Coaching can be delivered at The Woodlands Natural Health Centre. Online coaching is also available for individuals and small groups.
Heather’s Coaching facilitates personal development by shifting negative emotions and limiting beliefs to establish Positivity. Blended packages of Acupuncture and Coaching can be tailored to your needs.
Heather has developed online consultations for “Telehealth” and delivers online training of Acupressure, Cupping, Gua Sha massage, Magnet therapy and lifestyle advice. In short much of the understandings and practical applications of Acupuncture without the needle! Patients can learn more of Traditional Chinese Medicine and how to use it to ameliorate symptoms for themselves and family at home.
Heather is passionate about supporting you to make the Health and Mindset transformations you define for wellbeing. She lives in Derbyshire where she has raised her family and takes advantage of the surrounding countryside whenever she can.