Elizabeth Irvine is an integrative health spokesperson, award-winning author and educator. Elizabeth’s philosophy and teachings are based on twenty-five years’ experience as a health care professional. During this time she gained a reflective insight into what truewellbeing really means. Based on principles she has learned and developed from her former career as an ICU nurse, health writer, yoga instructor, and as a mother of three, Elizabeth teaches from experience.
Irvine’s career began with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Kansas. After moving to London, Irvine became a Registered Sick Children’s Nurse for the UK Council of Nursing and Midwifery, and then received certification from the American Society of Obstetrics as a childbirth educator and yoga education through the Bihar School of Yoga in Munger, India. Taken holistically, this path provided a foundation for her work today.
Irvine’s books, Healthy Mother Healthy Child and A Moment’s Peace provide women and families with a calming and healing influence and a simple guide for bringing peace and serenity into the home. Her experience as a speaker and workshop presenter include: Miraval Resort, Tucson AZ, Cal-a-Vie Health Spa, La Vista, CA, The Crossings Resort and Lake Austin Resort, Austin , TX and M.D. Anderson’s Integrative Medicine Program, writing and presenting the Healthy Living Lecture Series for Fortune 500 companies including, Deloitte, JP Morgan and Merrill Lynch; writing and producing video, workshops and yoga programs for numerous organizations most recently the prestigious Jung Center and the popular Houstonian Health Club & Spa.
In 2011, Elizabeth pursued the idea of providing a tangible keepsake for women. A jewelry line was developed by Elizabeth witht he help of local Houston artisans that expresses her spiritual affirmations. The collections are all handcrafted with high-quality, semi-precious gemstones, crystals, and raw materials that are timeless and classic. The various lines include necklaces, bracelets and earrings with inspired meanings and are currently sold in specialty stores across the nation.
As a spokesperson and subject matter expert for healthy living, Irvine has obtained sponsorship from companies such as Luna Bar, Rescue Remedy, Trane Allergy-Filtration System, Mighty Leaf Tea and Weil Baby. Elizabeth sits on the board for St Lukes Episcopal Hospital Friends of Nursing and she lives with her family in Houston, Texas.