John and Susan are a husband-and-wife team, with three young children (and a little dog).

They have been running Staunton’s Holistic Healthcare for over a decade. Over this time, the focus of their business has been helping others to live in a natural and relaxed way. They try to keep their advice simple and practical, with the aim of healing client’s issues without having them live in a rigid way.

John’s experience:

Having worked in the corporate world for many years, John has a great understanding of the stresses of modern life. He knows well the struggles of balancing long working hours with family life.

John studied Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at the renowned and innovative Shanghai Acupuncture College, passing his exams with a distinction. His passion is in apply the ancient practices of meditation, acupuncture and herbal medicine to our fast-paced modern life.

When not in the clinic, John is usually in the mountains rock climbing or mountain biking. He is also known to cook a mean Chana Masala (chickpea curry)!

Susan’s Experience:

Susan has over two decades of experience working in healthcare. She became committed to holistic therapies when she experienced their effectiveness in treating a chronic lung condition, where conventional medicine had been unsuccessful.

Susan started her studies in Senior College Dun Laoghaire, qualifying with distinctions in Holistic Therapies, before moving on to study Herbal Remedies with the highly respected Bach Foundation.

When not helping clients, Susan is usually developing her watercolour painting skills, and has a flare for painting flowers. She is renowned for her delicious Sticky Toffee Pudding, which follow John’s Chana Masala perfectly!