Meet The Team

Shop Owner / Homeopath: Jo Douglas purchased the Bethlehem Health Shop in August 2019. Her retail career started as a Pharmacy Technician when she left school and that led to over 20 years’ experience working in various pharmacies and herbal and homeopathic dispensaries.  Over this time she also trained in Shiatsu, Reiki, Massage, Flower Essences and gained a Diploma in Homeopathy. While raising her children who are now 13 and 15, she worked from home seeing clients at “The Natural Therapy Clinic”. Jo is a firm believer in preventative health and loves having the opportunity every day to share her knowledge in a retail environment.

 

 

 

Sales Consultant: Billie Buckthought has been with the Bethlehem Health Shop for a number of years now. After struggling with severe migraines as a result of celiac disease, Billie turned to nutrition, alternative medicine and a holistic healthy lifestyle to heal herself. She became passionate about developing these interests and helping other people to follow a similar path. Billie has a wealth of knowledge about living gluten free and is always happy to offer advice for people who are new to the lifestyle. Billie loves yoga & pilates and teaches in her spare time. 

 

 

 

Naturopath / Sales Consultant: Eunice Lander is a qualified Naturopath who has been with the Bethlehem Health Shop for over 10 years. Having previously been in her own private practice, Eunice has extensive knowledge and experience with a wide range of ailments. Eunice enjoys helping you find the best solutions to suit your personal requirements and supporting you to feel confident in your purchase. 

 

 

 

Nutritionist / IT / Marketing / Sales Consultant: Jamie Smith, a qualified holistic nutritionist, has been with the Bethlehem Health Shop for over six years now. With a background as a business owner (organic Juice) and in merchandising and graphic design, Jamie now maintains the website, social media and marketing. Jamie first started on the shop floor and is now at home with a toddler so she enjoys working on our monthly newsletter and updating you all on our social media sites. You will also see her in the shop on a Saturday. Jamie has a passion for fertility and gut health and looks forward to returning to practice in the future.  

 

 

 

Sales Consultant: Zanya-Leigh Petherbridge moved to NZ from South Africa in 2015. Through her struggles with Eczema she has developed a passion and respect for natural health. Zanya has been in the holistic health industry since 2009 and is a real asset to the Bethlehem Health Shop. "In my time working in the health industry I have grown a strong passion for healthy living. I believe the body is a beautiful and sacred place and the more we give it the love, respect & nourishment it deserves, the more we have the ability to flourish and love those around us"