Marie Reilly MSc, MNIMH, MIRH, DipCoun.


Marie Reilly has over 13 years experience as a Medical Herbalist. She qualified from the College of Phytotherapy in 2004 and subsequently completed the Scottish School of Herbal Medicine Masters Degree Programme, having conducted her research dissertation on the treatment of female functional infertility with herbal medicine. She has also studied Endobiogenic Medicine with Dr. Jean Claude Lapraz, and Ayurveda with Dr. Vasant Lad.

Marie has taught on both the BSc Herbal Sciences course at CIT and the Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Herbal Medicine at the Irish College of Phytotherapy. She has lectured at the Cork Institute of Technology Herbal Science Symposium; at Botanica 2014 (Trinity College Dublin); and at the National Institute of Medical Herbalists Annual Conference. She has also provided numerous CPD seminars on various subjects for practitioners of herbal medicine.

In the past, she has appeared on RTE’s “Health Squad” and “The Afternoon Show”,  on various programmes for WLRfm, and has been interviewed for various National Newspapers in Ireland and the UK.  she continues to write a weekly health column in the Dungarvan Leader, and to provide talks and demonstrations for local groups.

Marie is also a qualified Emergency First Responder, and works in conjunction with a Medical Doctor and Paramedic, to provide emergency first aid in the local community as part of the Lismore Community First Response Team, a voluntary service.

Professional organisations and Links



Irish Register of Herbalists

National Institute of Medical Herbalists

National Institute of Medical Herbalists