About

MSc, BSc, DIP NT, CNHC, CThA

 

Hi, I am Rox.  I am Trossachs Wild Apothecary.  I look forward to welcoming you on a walk, a workshop, or to stay in our Sage's Cabin.  Have a look at the free material on my site, listen to the podcasts, join the online course and get in touch.  If you would to support the podcasts, learn more, and follow the progress of the medicinal garden please join the patreon page HERE

I am an avid forager, clinical herbal medicine student, herbal grower, yoga teacher, nutritional therapist interested in gastronomy, food activism and encouraging slow, local, seasonal, healthy eating, connected to a sense of place.    

Training: 

  • Member of Wild Wonders - A year long Foraging Training with Mark Williams of Galloway Wild Foods

  • Professional Wild Food research trip to Finland 

  • HNC Countryside Management

  •  Nutritional Therapy diploma (BANT approved)

  • CPD in Culinary Medicine with Dale Pinnock

  • Heartwood foundation course in 'Herbal Medicine', Scottish School of Herbal Medicine Foundation course.

  • Seasonal Yoga, Scaravelli yoga, Claire Mockridge - 'Diastasis detective' and 'Your Pelvic Matters', Lauren O'hayon 'Teaching Movement Fundamentals', Burrell Education 'Advanced CPD in postnatal assessment, core restore & functional exercise programming' and The Foot Collective 'seminar and workshop 1.0'.

  • Massage and Well Mother pregnancy and postnatal massage.

  • A director at Hub G63 - a social enterprise founded by fellow Wild Wonders participant Ruth Glasgow aiming to create sustainable living and changing the global food system by acting locally

Former roles held:

  • Organising NeighbourFood pick ups for Aberfoyle

  • Therapist for Glasgow Association for Mental Health (GAMH) Calm, My Time, Later Life & BME Later Life Projects

  • Co-writer of training materials for GAMH - My Time Stress Training

  • Former Regional Training Officer and Committee Member of British Wheel of Yoga Scotland 2010

  • Founder of the Circle of Women Yoga Project - providing Yoga, English and Childcare for female asylum seekers & refugees

  • Former employee, herbal medicine dispenser & therapist at Neals Yards Remedies

  • Public Liability Insured

  • Member of Herbalists Without Border International and UK

  • Member of The Association of Foragers 

  • First Aid and ASIST qualified

  • Enhanced Disclosure checked

 

 

 

 

 

 

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