Hilary Davies - RGN, DipION, FdSc, mBANT, CNHC
Hilary Davies is a highly experienced nutritional therapist and psychodynamic counsellor, dedicated to helping her clients to be their absolute best.
Based in London, Hilary has spent over 25 years supporting people of all ages and from all walks of life to achieve their health objectives. She is skilled at addressing specific health problems such as thyroid conditions, auto immunity and digestion disorders, as well as more general concerns such as weight loss, stress, fatigue and depressed immunity.
Hilary is particularly specialised in “nutrition in the workplace” supporting professionals across all sectors, for whom peak performance is a prerequisite of the job.
Training, qualifications & experience
Hilary began her professional career as registered nurse and worked in both the acute and primary care sectors before branching out into counselling and nutrition. She graduated from the internationally renowned Institute for Optimum Nutrition in 2006 and has continued to build on her expertise with subsequent courses in Functional Medicine, Adrenal dysfunction, Auto Immune conditions and Cardiovascular Health.
She writes regularly for the professional press and is the expert nutrition adviser and nutritional therapist on health retreats both in the UK and abroad. She is also a speaker at high profile health and well-being events including the recent Empowerment Programme at Olympia’s International Confex.
British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy
The British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy is the professional body for Nutritional Therapists.
There are different BANT membership classes, including Full Member, Fellow Member and Student Member.
All BANT practitioners must have met the required standards of training, be fully insured and adhere to the BANT Code of Ethics and Practice.
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council
The CNHC encompasses many types of alternative therapy, including massage, aromatherapy and nutrition.
In order to be admitted to the register a practitioner must have studied to the National Occupational Standards for that profession/discipline, or have reached the equivalent of the National Occupational Standards through other relevant training or at least three years of experience and been assessed by their peers.
A practitioner must also have professional insurance and agree to abide by the CNHC Code of Conduct, Performance and Ethics.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.
Areas of nutrition deal with
If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have this medical condition, you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.
Initial consultation - 1 hour 15 minutes. Fee £150.
Follow up consultation - 1 hour. Fee £100
Please feel free to contact Hilary by email or telephone for more specific information about how she can help and advise you