The goal of IHS is to be a centre of excellence for education and training in nutrition and health. We are committed to furthering the standards of practice for training in Ireland, the UK and the rest of the world. To achieve this goal we have developed up-to-date and scientifically relevant course material and have established a passionate team of personal tutors, unit leaders and lecturers.
BSC (HONS) HEALTH SCIENCES: NUTRITIONAL THERAPY
IHS Director, Unit Leader & Lecturer
Suzanne is passionate about furthering the standards for the training and practice of nutrition and health courses. She graduated from the University of Westminster with a BSc in Health Sciences: Nutritional Therapy in 2002. Since qualifying she has worked as a therapist and lecturer in Nutritional Therapy at a number of institutes and universities in...
Laurence has always loved food and has always loved cooking. He has visited many countries, and immersed himself in their cuisine, learning local secrets from a diverse range of cookery experts in Morocco, Thailand and Spain. After spending many years in business, Laurence formalised his cooking training at the renowned Ashburton Cookery School, but continues...
DIP IHS NUTRITIONAL THERAPY
Louise completed a diploma in Electronics and Telecommunications before embarking upon a career in Nutritional Therapy. She graduated from the Institute of Health Sciences in 2011. Louise has worked as an educator speaking to different Adult Learning Groups promoting health and the many benefits of good nutrition. She is currently beginning to take clients for...
MA (HONS) CHEMISTRY, Pg Dip, Dip ION mBANT mNTOI
Programme Development Manager, Nutritional Therapy Programme, Unit Leader & Lecturer
Moira graduated with a Masters degree in Chemistry from Trinity College Dublin before going on to study Nutritional Therapy at the Institute of Optimum Nutrition in London. Whilst studying there she was the manager of a complementary therapy clinic with over 50 therapists. She also has a private practice in Dublin, where her special interest...
HDip,Dip NT IHS, ACHWC, MNTOI, ICF
Course developer, course leader and lecturer for the Diploma in Nutrition and Lifestyle Coaching
Caroline has spent 20 years working in the wellness industry using integrative therapies, nutritional therapy and coaching and behavioural change strategies with groups and individuals. For 6 years, Caroline co-ordinated and delivered wellness programmes to inner city community groups while running a busy practice in Cork city. During this time, she also coordinated and lectured...
Dr Michael Arloski
PHD, PCC – DEAN OF THE WELLNESS COACH TRAINING INSTITUTE, BASED IN COLORADO, USA
Health & Wellness Coaching Course Leader
Dr Arloski is the founder of Real Balance Global Wellness Services. A founding father of wellness coaching, he is a licensed psychologist and professional certified coach with over thirty years of contribution to the field of wellness. His company has trained thousands of wellness and health coaches. He is the author of Wellness Coaching For...
BMusEd (Hons), MA (Hons), Dip NT, RYT 200
Dip NLC Internal Quality Assurer & Lecturer
Melissa graduated from TCD in 2001 with a degree in Music Education and has been teaching since at primary, secondary and third level. With a strong interest in nutrition and health, she completed of IHS’s Diploma in Nutritional Therapy in 2012 and went on to practice NT and work for the college as a tutor,...
Dip NT IHS, mNTOI
Dip NLC Unit Leader, Lecturer & Personal Tutor
Aoife graduated with a diploma in Nutritional Therapy from IHS in 2010 and has been working part time as a nutritional therapist since then. She has found this very rewarding, not only to have found a new career, but as a mother of two young children being able to make informed dietary choices for her...
BSC, DIP NT IHS
Dip NLC Unit Leader, Lecturer & Personal Tutor
Catherine graduated with a degree in Microbiology and Biochemistry from UCC before heading to the Seattle where she worked in the aerospace industry for 5 years. While there she developed a strong interest in naturopathic and functional medicine and on returning to Ireland she completed her Nutritional Therapy diploma with IHS. She now runs a...
DIP NT IHS, MASTER PRACTITIONER OF NLP, TIMELINE THERAPY™ AND HYPNOSIS, ANLP APPROVED TRAINER OF NLP, HEALTH AND WELLNESS COACH
Stress Management Unit Leader & Lecturer, Health & Wellness Coaching Lecturer
Shane has his roots in farming yet his passion for health and wellbeing and his keen interest in the mind-body connection led him to study health care methods that focus on both the mind (NLP, Coaching and Stress Management) and body (Nutritional Therapy and Massage). He has trained to the highest level in NLP with...
MSC, DIP NT IHS, MNTOI
Dip NLC Unit Leader, Personal Tutor & Lecturer, Dip NT Unit Leader & Lecturer
Gwen’s background is very varied as she has a BSc from UL in Equine Science and then worked as a laboratory technician in a Food Safety setting, where she also got a Masters from DIT in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition. For a number of years Gwen taught English as a foreign language while studying...
BA (HONS), DC IHS, DIP NT IHS, MNTOI
Dip NLC Internal Quality Assurer, Unit Leader & Lecturer
Georgie qualified as a cook from the famous Ballymaloe cookery school where her true passion for real, local, seasonal, organic food really began. Her journey continued and bought her onto the IHS Diploma in Nutritional Therapy to learn about the healing possibilities of food and good nutrition. Georgie currently runs her private practice “Zest Nutrition”...
MScPNT, dipNT IHS, mNTOI
Dip NT Unit Leader & Lecturer
Chen graduated with a Master of Science Degree in Personalised Nutrition from Middlesex University (in collaboration with CNELM) in 2015, after qualifying as a Nutritional Therapist from IHS in 2011. She founded her Galway-based, personalised nutrition practice, “True Food Healing”, shortly after graduating from IHS, and sees clients on a one-to-one basis, while applying the...
Dip NT IINH, mNTOI
Dip NLC Lecturer, Unit Leader & Personal Tutor
Maxine graduated with a diploma in Nutritional Therapy from IINH in 2011 and founded her nutrition practice shortly after. During her studies, Maxine became passionate about sharing her knowledge and, as a result, joined Kerry ETB in 2012 and now facilitates nutrition and healthy eating courses for BTEI and Community Education. In 2016 she was...
Dip NT IHS
Dip NLC Personal Tutor
Deirdre has 12 years of experience working in the Health and Wellness Industry. Her passion for healthy living, the great outdoors and delicious food lead her to study Nutritional Therapy with IHS. She graduated with a distinction in 2016. She works as a Tutor for the Cork Education and Training Board where she co-ordinates and...
DipNT, mNTOI, mIFM
Dip NLC Personal Tutor
Lynne is a Nutritional Therapist who believes that health is not just about the absence of disease. We were designed to live long lives with energy and vitality but unfortunately some of the foods we eat today don’t support this. They sap our energy and stop our body systems running in the efficient manner they...
BA (Hons), Dip. Nutritional Therapy IHS, mNTOI
IHS Administrator, Enrolment Consultant and Unit Leader
Joanne has a Bachelor’s Degree (Hons) in Business Studies and Spanish. After working in the financial services industry for eight years, she wanted to change the direction of her life and career. She returned to college and studied Nutritional Therapy with the Institute of Health Sciences and has not looked back since. Joanne currently works...
Dip NT IHS
Enrolment Consultant and Clinical Practice Supervisor
Sheila graduated with a Diploma in Nutritional Therapy with IHS in 2015. After her first year of studies, she worked alongside Dr. Eva Orsmond, working mainly with her patients with type 2 diabetes. She then worked as head nutritionist at Your Way In, a private weight loss clinic in Blackrock while also formulating detailed dietary...
BA (HONS), MA (HONS)
IHS Enrolment Consultant
Nita has a Bachelor Degree (Hons) from DCU in International Communication and Spanish and a Master’s from DIT in Public Relations. While working in marketing and sales she studied part time to become a Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructor with The National Training Centre in Dublin. She went on to specialise in Pre and Post-natal...
BA Commerce, PGDip (PRII)
Marketing & Events Co-ordinator
Nadia graduated from University College Dublin with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in 2006. With a keen interest in public relations, she went on to study a post-graduate Diploma in Public Relations in the Fitzwilliam Institute. From there she worked in Wilson Hartnell Public Relations (Ogilvy Dublin) for over six years working across a range...