Andrea McIntyre Rivers
Andrea McIntyre Rivers is a Western Medical Herbalist and Naturopath. She gained an interest in health and diet in her early twenties. Later, this interest led her to retrain in complementary medicine and start up her own business in the health and wellbeing industry.
Andrea is a UK trained and registered Western medical herbalist. She received her Herbal Medicine Post Graduate Diploma from the Scottish School of Medicine and University of Wales (2001). She is trained in Diet and Nutrition therapy, Aromatherapy, Therapeutic Massage, Pre- and Postnatal Massage , Infant Massage Training. She is a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalist (NIMH), established in 1864. While living in Beijing, she studied Accupressure massage with Dr. Xu Wenbing at the Hope Institute.
Prior to working in the field of complementary healthcare, Andrea worked as a hi-tech corporate professional in the UK, US and Asia. She enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including running half marathons in Asia but most importantly spending time with her husband and two daughters.