Colette Jyothi Park is a fully qualified Ayurvedic Practitioner, working full-time within the Ayurvedic field since 2010.
Originally from the West Coast of sunny South Africa, she moved to London in 2004 to realise her dream of studying Ayurveda. After being awarded a first class honours degree in Ayurveda from Mayur University, she embarked on a 6 month internship in India where she stayed and studied at Ayurvedic hospitals in Moodbidri, Karnataka and Thaliparamba, Kerala.
After returning from India, her interest in the healing aspect of foods led her to complete (with Distinction) an MSc in Clinical Nutrition at Roehampton University – a degree which included qualitative research on Ayurvedic Practitioners' experiences on the Ayurvedic diet within the Western context.
Whilst working at Antara Spa at the illustrious Chelsea Club, Colette won the Good Spa Guide’s national 'Most Marvellous Massage' award.
She was the Spa Manager and a lecturer at the award-winning Ayurveda Pura Health Spa & Academy in North Greenwich for more than 3 years under the guidance of Dr. Deepa Apte.
Colette now enjoys giving Ayurvedic consultations, herbal prescriptions and a wide range of therapeutic treatments at a selection of prestigious venues in South London.
She also lectures on Ayurvedic theory and practice and writes Ayurvedic copy for various media.
Colette is fully insured and is a full member of the Ayurvedic Professionals Association. She is also serving as a committee member on the APA.