In various capacities, Joan has been involved in healthcare and wellness all her adult life, from working in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology at Ayerst Laboratories helping conduct Phase I and Phase II Clinical Bioavailability Studies on new drugs, to being a Certified Fitness Instructor, to working at the Cardiac Care Network (Ontario). During that time, she also became a Registered Holistic Nutritionist™ professional studying at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition and then continued studying, specializing in cancer care and nutrition.
Joan’s goal is to help people understand the magnificent healing power of the body and mind. She believes that chronic and catastrophic disease can be overcome through education and personal empowerment. She firmly believes that “we are what we eat” and healthy differences can be made in peoples’ lives through integrative, evidence-based dietary regimes based on orthomolecular principles.