Lisa Beard PgDip, BA (Hons), mBANT, CNHC
Experienced therapist with a demonstrated history of working in the health, nutrition, psychology, wellness and fitness industry.
With almost 20years of experience sharing knowledge with everyday people from all walks of life in local health food stores to professional rugby players and their families, Lisa is compassionate always wanting to help everyone find and maintain their "best selves".
She started in psychology, then went on to complete her postgraduate studies in Nutritional therapy with a distinction from Worcester University in 2011, and has enjoyed working with the clinical nutrition team at BioCare during the last year.
She has 3 years Nutritional Therapy clinical experience, working from Oakwell Health Centre, Osteopath clinic in Cheltenham, and Revital Health food store in Worcester.
She aims to create action plans with each individual that are as realistic, attainable, enjoyable and effective as possible. Typically this may be in relation to digestion, energy levels, immune function, hormonal imbalance or weight management.
Call/SMS 07719 422166 or email for further information.
Training, qualifications & experience
- Postgraduate Diploma in Nutritional Therapy (Distinction), University of Worcester, 2011.
- BSc (Hons) Nutritional Therapy, Thames Valley University (Transferred onto the MSc course at Worcester), 2008.
- BA (Hons) Psychology (2:1), University of Wales, Swansea, 2001.
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.
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, 90 minutes, £70
Follow-up Consultation, £35
Functional testing, prices vary, email for further details
Those on low income, please enquire for discussion.