Alma has spent over 35 years in the health profession specialising in health education, teaching, workshops and also clinical research at the Eastman Dental School.
In 2004 Alma graduated with a Diploma in Nutrition from Raworth International College and is a member of the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT), and Complimentary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).
Alma is also a Master Practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Time Line Therapy (TLT) & Hypnosis graduating with the American Board of NLP and registered with the Association of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (ANLP). Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy and a member of the National Council for Hypnotherapy (NCH).
Alma runs a private practice in Surrey specialising in many health issues, weight management, eating disorders and emotional issues relating to food. She also works with clients in coaching them to achieve their goals and bring about permanent changes in their lives.
Throughout her career Alma has delivered many successful workshops for a wide variety of organisations.
Alma is passionate about helping people to facilitate permanent emotional and lifestyle changes in their lives.
Testimonials for inspiring health
"Alma presented “How nutrition affects oral health” at the Grove Dental Centre training event; her presentation was very professional, concise and very knowledgeable. All the participants commented on the importance of nutrition and went away with some useful tips."
Dr. Nawshi Dhalla :: Principle Grove Dental Centre
“Alma has a relaxing and engaging style and the programme is full of different ideas/strategies to help you focus on achieving your goal. I found the course an excellent mix of nutrition, exercises and discussion and I now have a much better understanding of my barriers. “
Val W :: Slim Programme
"Alma thank you so much for the talk you gave on Saturday to our residents here at Sunrise, it was very informative, knowledgeable and well received. Looking forward to your next talk to all the Sunrise Dining Services Co-ords in the area."
Janice Jackson :: Director of Community Relations - Sunrise
"Alma & Melanie thank you for providing the mum’s at Sure Start Children’s centre networking lunch with an inspiring and interesting talk on nutrition and also being able to sample the delicious food, the feedback was very positive.
Cindy Jordaan :: Sure Start Children’s centre"
"Alma & Melanie have been running the Mend Programme for 2 years, they have been an inspiration to the children/parents, educating them in nutrition and using motivational techniques to help them change."
Phillipa Evans :: Regional Mend Programme
“I feel more motivated and have a better understanding of myself now from doing the SLIM course with Alma. I would highly recommend this course to anyone.”
Ginny K :: Slim Programme