Ross Menzies is a fully trained, insured Medical Herbalist and registered with The Association of Master Herbalists (AMH). Ross also has a degree in Psychology and a foundation qualification in Kinesiology.
Ross spent 5 years training to be a herbalist and qualified in 1998. Since qualifying Ross has developed a thriving practice and sees patients with a broad range of health problems from minor ailments (e.g. coughs, flu, ear infections) to much more chronic conditions (e.g. eczema, arthritis, IBS).
In 2005 Ross studied Kinesiology with the Systematic school of Kinesiology. This training enabled Ross to test for food intolerances and to help balance and correct the bodies more subtle energies. Ross has found this complements his herbal medicine very well. Ross is also trained to offer nutritional advice.
Ross has lectured on professional herbal medicine courses and also Complementary therapies degree courses. He has also edited a professional journal and is currently running courses at Dilston Physic garden which are linked to The Plant research centre at Newcastle university.