Showing articles tagged with 'natural leaders'
Sunday, 19 February 2023
Endeavour College of Natural Health
In her mid-twenties, Endeavour Curriculum Facilitator Cherie Caut was trying to start a family when she experienced a miscarriage. She took it hard. One of her colleagues suggested she see a naturopath, so Cherie sought one out.
Monday, 6 February 2023
One of the things Glen Furze loves most about teaching is being able to mentor and nurture his students. He’s had a positive impact on hundreds of students during his 22 years with Endeavour, but he hasn’t always been in the natural health space. He’s a…
A librarian is probably not the first person you’d expect to find at a rock concert. Yet Sophie Gow was a regular at festivals like Livid and the Big Day Out, gathering contemporary music for museum collections. Now, she leads Endeavour’s library team.
Sunday, 11 September 2022
When Endeavour academic Lesley O’Connor was in her early twenties, she moved to London. Cooking meals for herself for the first time, Lesley got very interested in what she was eating. So much so that when she returned home to Australia, she went straig…
Monday, 15 August 2022
When bushfire threatened the home of Endeavour academic Tracy Gaibisso, the first thing her husband suggested she pack was her herbal medicine books. The only trouble was Tracy couldn’t decide which ones.
Monday, 18 July 2022
Endeavour academic Benjamin Waters’ first love was acting and theatre. But meditation and martial arts opened his eyes to Eastern healing.
Wednesday, 15 June 2022
Endeavour academic Paul McCann appreciates sharing 30 years of experience with students, helping them navigate their way into sustainable natural health careers.
Wednesday, 11 May 2022
Endeavour College academic Caitlin Armit had never had acupuncture or considered it a career until one of her massage teachers inspired her to learn more about Chinese Medicine.
Wednesday, 27 April 2022
Head of Department – Chinese Medicine Dr Shuai Zheng grew up immersed in martial arts tradition and culture, including the use of Chinese medicine to prevent disease and heal injuries. While he considered a career in pharmacy, Chinese medicine was a mor…
Wednesday, 6 April 2022
Do you sleep late and wake up yearning for that extra five minutes of sleep? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. It's estimated that 4 in every 10 Australians are not getting an adequate amount of sleep!
Tuesday, 1 February 2022
Jason Warman’s career in natural health began with an unofficial apprenticeship. Many years ago, his martial arts teacher took him to visit a Chinese herbalist. Jason was immediately fascinated and began returning once a month to learn directly from the…
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
As a student, Patricia Diaz was encouraged to find a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) mentor. She found a fourth-generation practitioner and learnt so much with his guidance.