Rachel's passion for nature, plants and natural health started from a very young age, and led her to study for a degree in Herbal Medicine. She qualified as a Medical Herbalist in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) Phytotherapy from the College of Phytotherapy. Since 2001 she has practised in Devon and worked throughout the South West teaching Herbal Medicine as a Consultant for Bio-Health Ltd. Having settled in Salisbury she has been practising at Neal's Yard Remedies since 2006 and also works as Shop and Practice Manager. Rachel's approach to health is holistic, recognizing the importance of physical, mental and emotional balance. Nutritional and lifestyle advice may also be recommended. As a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists she follows their code of ethics and practice.