Tara is a fully qualified Practicing Naturopath who has comprehensive industry experience having worked in both pharmaceuticals and alternative medicine.
Tara is a avid believer in food as medicine, however her ability to fuse this with evidence based diagnostic testing and traditional Naturopathic treatment methods is where she shines. Because of Tara’s experience in pharmaceuticals she has great confidence in understanding medications and possible interactions and effects.
She is passionate about connecting the dots between nutrition, poor health and lifestyle.
Tara has a special interest in the area of digestive disease. These may include:
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease- Crohns, ulcerative colitis (IBD)
- Loose bowels
- Food Intolerances and sensitivities
Tara has been mentored extensively by our Founding Naturopath Suzi Le Fanue in the area of digestive disease. Suzi’s diagnostic and treatment methods for Digestive Disease have been used by countless of clients globally. These treatment methods are primarily focused on identifying the cause of medically diagnosed disease and not just the symptoms.
Read Tara’s recent write up about Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).
Tara also enjoys assisting in all areas of health and in particular treating skin conditions such as acne and eczema.
Her treatment plans may include: Nutritional support, lifestyle recommendations, pathology testing and herbal medicine prescription.
As part of her role when she first joined the clinic, Tara was part of our “Naturopathic support team”. This team of Practitioners support and guide the client on their journey within our clinic, this often included many hours researching publications, client communication and formulation of meals plans for very complicated health history’s. Because of this Tara has become an avid researcher, which is easy for her with her as she is curious by nature.
Tara by nature is full of warmth and naturally is empathetic. She is full of knowledge, has a caring heart and is passionate about assisting clients in all areas of their wellness journey.
Get to know Tara in 5 points!