Roberta is a degree-qualified Naturopath and a member of the National Herbalists' Association of Australia (NHAA). She currently practices at The NCA clinic in Prahran.
Roberta is a vibrant, calm and understanding practitioner who understands that each individual is different from the last. For this reason, Roberta sees the importance in creating tailored and personalised treatment plans for her patients so ensure the best possible results.
Using a combination of clinical nutrition, herbal medicine, dietary advice and lifestyle modifications, Roberta's method of treatment is to unravel the case with her clients fixing issues that are right at the surface all the way to the deep seated, chronic issues. By doing this, Roberta endeavours to empower her clients to take ownership of their health by understanding the complex interaction of the body systems and how to best manage them.
To provide the best level of care, Roberta continually updates her knowledge and understanding by taking part in professional development as well as working under a senior Naturopath, Ruth Trickey. Roberta is passionate about research in the natural health sector and not only keeps up to date with the latest journals but also has completed her Masters in Public Health to be a part of developing natural health research into the mainstream health field.
Naturopathy treats a number of different ailments and Roberta will work alongside your other health care practitioners to ensure you are provided treatment in the safest and most effective way possible.
Roberta's special interests lie in:
- Women's Health: PCOS, Amenorrhea, Infertility, Pre-natal Care, Pregnancy Support, General Hormonal Imbalances
- Mental Health: Depression, Anxiety, Stress Management, Fatigue, Mood Swings
- Nutrition: Deficiencies, Specialised Diets, Detoxification, Weight Loss
- Digestive Health: IBS, Intolerances
- Thyroid Health: Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Roberta believes in an integrative approach, using evidence-based treatments in combination with traditional naturopathic philosophies that ultimately assist you in achieving your health and wellness goals. Roberta's clients are at the centre of her attention and she endeavours to ensure that each client feels listened to, accommodated for and that they only have a positive experience in her consultation room.
If you would like to start your health journey and would like to speak to Roberta, send her through an email or submit a booking enquiry and she will get back to you as soon as possible.