About Prof Teresa Mitchell-Paterson
Teresa is a skilled naturopath with a career that spans over 20 years. Her assistance in the treatment of chronic illness comes from a solid knowledge of human biochemistry, physiology and natural treatment protocols. Teresa bases her therapies on both traditional and evidence-based medicines and a thorough understanding of her patients. An advocate of integrative medicine, Teresa has a particular interest and experience in chronic illness, chemotherapy and radiation support, chronic infection, chronic joint and muscle disorders, chronic gastro intestinal conditions, low mood and energy. Teresa is currently the nutritional advisor to Bowel Cancer Australia and the former Vice President of the Australian National Medicine Society. She lectures at the Australian College of Natural Therapy, provides expert advice on nutritional factors impacting bowel cancer on TV and radio and regularly speaks at schools and hospitals on general health topics.
Teresa has a passion for visiting ancient iconic buildings around the world and keeps fit with Latin and Ballroom dancing, running and bushwalking.