Deirdre Courtney lectures and teaches at Conferences and Schools around the world on her areas of expertise: Yang Sheng; Facial Diagnosis; Chinese Nutrition; Spirit Points that work with Shen, Jing and the Emotions. She has been an Acupuncturist, Herbalist, Nutritional Counsellor and Chef, specialising in health foods for over 30 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. In addition, she is the Education Director for the Lotus Institute and is involved in the Master Face Reading Certification Program. She received her Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from YoSan University in Los Angeles and maintains a private practice in Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland.