Christel is an IBS specialist dietitian with over 20 years experience working in the National Health Service (NHS) and running a Private Practice.
She is passionate about helping people with digestive issues feel confident in their bodies again. Christel uses evidence based practice to help women and men who suffer from functional bowel disorders.
Training, qualifications & experience
Christel qualified as a dietitian in 1997 with a degree in Dietetics. She worked in various clinical roles in the NHS for over 20 years and progressed up to the role of Clinical Team leader of a major acute dietetic team and eventually the Head of the Nutrition and Dietetic Department of a large teaching hospital in Manchester.
Christel is now in full time private practice where she predominantly focus on digestive issues.
She keeps up to date by attending regular clinical updates and has trained to an advance level in the use of the FODMAP diet through King's College London as well as Monash University in Australia.
She is registered with the Healthcare Professions Council (HCPC) and is a member of the British Dietetic Association (BDA) as well as the Freelance Dietitian's group of the BDA.
Registered / Accredited
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Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
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Information about health conditions (*)
Nutritional therapy can help enhance the well-being of individuals diagnosed with serious medical conditions, but should not take the place of medical treatment and advice. If you have been diagnosed with - or suspect you may have - any of these conditions, please speak to your doctor before starting nutritional therapy or making any major changes to your diet or lifestyle.
Free initial online session
Christel offers virtual appointments as single appointments or package deals. Please email me for more information or to discuss your personal need.
When I work
As I work online, I can be flexible with appointment times.
I offer virtual appointments that you can attend from the comfort of your own home. This allows more flexibility around appointment times.