Christine spent the first twenty-two years of her life in Stone before moving to North Africa, where she and her husband worked. After fifteen months, they moved to St Lucia in the Caribbean for three years before moving to Hong Kong in the Far East for the next twenty-two. There they raised two children and Christine taught English as a foreign language to Japanese and Chinese children and owned and operated her own playschool. Christine travelled extensively in the Far East, spending time in Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Indonesia and the Philippines. In 1996 she returned to Stone.
In 2002, upon completing a 4 year course, Christine gained a Licentiate from the College of Practical Homeopathy, now known as The College of Homeopathy Birmingham. For 28years prior to this she resided in the Far East where she studied Reiki to Master Level.
Five years on, she gained a diploma in Reflexology, studying with Ann Gillanders, at the British School of Reflexology, Essex and five years after that she added a diploma in Classical Kinesiology and Nutrition from the British School of Classical Kinesiology, Leicester.
More recently, she added a Diploma in Health Kinesiology, Nottingham.
It was in the Far East where she was attuned to Reiki Energy, becoming a Reiki Master in 1996; her Reiki Tree profile shows she was attuned and trained by Deborah Chan, who was herself trained by Phyllis Lei Furumoto, who was trained by Mrs Hawayo Takata, the Japanese American who brought Reiki to the West.
In 1997 Christine qualified as a Reflexologist after completing a comprehensive, one-year course with Ann Gillanders at The British School of Reflexology, Essex. Then from 1998-1999, with an interest in all things therapeutic, she gained IIHHT Diplomas in Body Massage, Indian Head Massage, Aromatherapy and Anatomy and Physiology at Stafford College.
In September 1999 she began four years professional training at The College of Practical Homeopathy, Birmingham; gaining her Licentiate in June 2002 and registration with the Alliance of Registered Homeopaths, in November of the same year. At that time she accepted an invitation to enter private Practice in Walsall, West Midlands, She now practices in Stone, in an established, professional environment. Christine says, "Homeopathy gave me the skills and the confidence to help people to wellness and fulfilment."
During the 15 years that followed she earned Diplomas in Touch for Health, Classical Kinesiology, Liecester and a further Diploma in Health Kinesiology, in Nottingham.