Michele’s interest in Complementary healthcare started in 1997 when she qualified as a practitioner in Aromatherapy and Indian Head Massage. In 2000, she commenced her nutrition training, graduating with a Diploma from the Plaskett Nutritional Medicine College which she subsequently upgraded to a BSc at the University of West London (UWL).
Michele has an extensive background supporting distance learners, gaining her PGCE in 2006 and becoming Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for the online BSc in Nutritional Medicine at UWL (formerly TVU). While working part-time as a therapist in two clinics Michele wrote and delivered the RSPH level 4 Diploma in Nutrition, as well as various short programmes, across Adult Learning centres in Buckinghamshire. Michele is trained to support dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties, and has worked with learners of all abilities.
An accomplished writer, Michele currently writes Nutrition articles on a freelance basis and has also authored a chapter in a textbook for healthcare professionals: Developing Holistic Care for Long Term Conditions.