Lisa Guy is an experienced naturopath and herbalist who has been treating people for over 2 decades in her Sydney-based clinic Art of Healing. Lisa is an avid health writer and recipe developer, being a regular contributor to leading publications such as WellBeing, EatWell, Face the Current (USA), and Body and Soul. She is also the author of 5 books to date including My Goodness: all you need to know about children’s health and nutrition, The Healthy Skin Diet and Pregnancy Essentials.
Lisa sees clients with a wide range of health conditions in her clinic including anxiety, depression, thyroid issues, menstrual disorders, peri and menopausal issues, insomnia, gastrointestinal complaints, skin conditions, auto-immune diseases, and chronic fatigue. Lisa is particularly passionate about treating infants and children and supporting women through pregnancy and beyond.
Lisa finds immense joy in supporting and educating people on their journey to improved health. As a naturopath, she follows an approach to health and nutrition that prioritizes simplicity, sustainability and practicality. Lisa works closely with her clients to find the best natural solutions tailored to their specific health needs that fit in with their everyday lives, so they can regain their health and vitality and get back to doing all the things they love.
Lisa is dedicated to her mission of inspiring and empowering people to make informed healthy choices about their diet and lifestyle. Helping people reach their unique health goals and attain a state of optimal health and wellbeing, and fulfilment in their lives. In every consultation, Lisa ensures her clients leave feeling understood, nurtured, and empowered. She provides clarity and guidance and helps alleviate any feelings of confusion or overwhelm when it comes to health and nutrition.
Lisa believes that food is one of the greatest pleasures in life. She aims to motivate people to embrace healthy eating and to become excited about cooking nourishing and delicious meals. All of Lisa’s clients receive a host of wholesome recipes to try so they have practical and tasty ways to incorporate any recommended foods into their diet.
Through thorough questioning and the use of functional medical tests when needed, Lisa identifies the root cause of your symptoms and addresses them using safe and effective natural medicines based on science and tradition, including herbal medicines, nutritional supplements, homeopathic remedies and dietary changes. Lisa will design you a personalised and detailed treatment plan that is easy to follow outlining everything discussed in the consultation, including prescribed supplements, herbal medicines, dietary changes, and healthy meal ideas and recipes.
Lisa holds a Bachelor of Health Science: Complementary Medicine (New England University), Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy (ACNT), Advanced Diploma of Herbal Medicine (ACNT), Advanced Diploma of Nutrition (ACNT), and Advanced Diploma of Classical Homeopathy (Sydney College of Homeopathy), and Certificate in Children’s Health. Lisa is a registered member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS).
Benefits of Naturopathic Medicine
Naturopathy is a highly effective system of medicine using a variety of natural medicines including healing foods, nutritional supplements, herbal medicines and homeopathic remedies to heal the body and restore optimal health. Naturopathic medicine is based on the latest advancements in natural medicine and traditional philosophies. Naturopathy is a truly ‘holistic’ medicine, treating the mind, body and emotional state.
NATUROPATHIC MEDICINES CAN HELP TREAT
Leaky gut, coeliac & Crohn disease, constipation, heart burn, food intolerances, liver cirrhosis, and fatty liver.
Depression, anxiety, panic attacks, anxiety related conditions such as insomnia.
Constant colds and flu, respiratory infections, autoimmune disorders.
Infant & Children's Health
Fussy eaters, allergies & food intolerances, infant meal suggestions, teething, colic, constipation, tummy troubles, ear infections, colds, tonsillitis. Introducing solids meal suggestions & nourishing recipes for babies.
Weight Loss & Healthy Eating
Healthy meal plans and dietary advice for healthy weight loss. Thyroid issues.
Stress related conditions such as insomnia, poor adrenal function & chronic fatigue.
Optimise energy and performance, aid tissue repair and recovery, support immune and adrenal health.
Women's Health, Pregnancy, Fertility
Perimenopause and menopausal issues, low milk supply, fertility issues, preconception care, PMS, heavy periods, PCOS, pregnancy dietary advice, gestational diabetes, morning sickness, anaemia, candida and recurring UTIs.
Acne, eczema, premature skin ageing prevention, psoriasis.
Arthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis.
“Lisa displays such integrity and intellect around her work and her direction and support for her patients is wonderful and thorough. Over the past few years Lisa has successfully worked with my clients around anxiety, depression (including post-natal), insomnia, low energy, eating disorders, weight loss/ gain and general wellbeing. Lisa works with a professionalism and passion that I find commendable and consistently displays gentle compassion and practical guidance to her clients.”
— Melissa Podmore from Bondi, Psychologist