Deirdre Courtney is a practitioner of Chinese Medicine, Author and Master Face Reader. She lectures and teacher at conferences and schools around the world on her areas of expertise: Yang Sheng; Face Reading; Facial Diagnosis; Chinese Nutrition and Herbal Medicine. She has been an Acupuncturist, Herbalist, Nutritional Counsellor and Chef, specialising in health foods for over 33 years. She is the author of the book, Nourishing Life the Yang Sheng Way:Nutrition and Lifestyle Advice from Chinese Medicine, published by Singing Dragon in 2019.
Deirdre is a founding member of FRIEA - Face Reading Instutite and Eastern Arts. She trained and taught with Lillian Bridges on Face Reading starting in 1999 and was the Education Director for the Lotus Institute and the Master Face Reading Certification Program from 2013 to 2022. Deirdre received her Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from YoSan University in Los Angeles where she is a guest lecturer on the doctoral program, she teaches on the Pacific College of Health and Science, Facial Applications of Cosmetic Enhancement Training Program. She is a NCCAOM Diplomate, and a PDA provider in the USA. She maintains a private practice in Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland.