Our highly educated staff is here to help you with any questions you have about health, wellness, and nutrition.
BRIONY BALMER, B.Sc, ROHP, CHCP
Briony graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in food, nutrition, and health. She then continued her education in holistic nutrition, earning a license as an Orthomolecular Health Practitioner.
She worked as an instructor at the Institute of Holistic Nutrition in Vancouver, and is the owner of Health. Your Life. Our Passion. She is also a Certified Holistic Cancer Practitioner and is passionate about disease prevention.
Briony believes that empowerment is the key to health, and that engaging the individual in their own healing process is essential to lifelong success.
CINDY TOMBLIN, CNP
Cindy Tomblin graduated from the Institute of Holistic Nutrition in Vancouver, 2012.
It was Cindy’s dissatisfaction with conventional treatments for the mental illnesses she was battling that lead her to seek naturopathic care. Following the doctor’s food elimination orders, she quickly realized the connection between the food she was eating and her mood.
Shortly after that she began shopping at Health. Your Life. Our Passion. in Langley city and a few months later to her delight, Cindy was offered a job at the store.
Cindy has grown with the business and was promoted to manager in 2015
TINA Llewellyn, Clinical Herbalist, registered therapeutic counsellor, social media marketing manager
Tina graduated from a private school on Salt Spring Island to gain her designation as a Clinical Herbalist. Using similar methods to TCM and Ayurvedic modalities, Tina is able to create unique lifestyle recommendations as well as a remedy for each person.
Furthering her education Tina finished a course in Hypnotherapy, as well as a Counselling designation from Vancouver College of Counsellor Training.
Tina’s mission is to create a safe place where one can explore their inner and outer world without judgement. Where each individual can grow and learn to live a life of abundance mentally, physically and emotionally. There is a special place in her heart to work with women and children.
Jennifer heppner, cnp
Jennifer graduated from The Institute of Holistic Nutrition and is passionate about helping people discover their optimal health through diet and lifestyle. She loves meeting the people and being of service to the community she lives in.
In addition to working in the store, she is also a naturally talented cook and works with private clients as a holistic chef creating menus and recipes to accommodate dietary restrictions or preferences.
She is forever reading, listening to podcasts, curious about the human body, from its amazing capabilities to the progression of dis-ease. Motivated by being of service, helping people realize the ways the body speaks to us and ways to use plants and traditional methods of healing.