Joy Borthwick


Joy Borthwick is a freelance writer, published author, and popular blogger. She is the author of Buried Treasure: Finding Enchantment Within. Joy has specific expertise in herbal medicine, energy healing, hypnotherapy, knitting, and crocheting.


Published Author,Blogger,Herbal Medicine Consultant,Reiki Expert,Certified Hypnotherapist,Crafter


  • Dominion Herbal College: Chartered Herbalist
  • Coastal Academy of Hypnotherapy: Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, General Hypnosis, Pain Management

Certifications and Awards

  • Certified Pain Relief Educator: Expert educated in pain management

Herbal Medicine Consultant

Joy became a Chartered Herbalist in 2002 through Dominion Herbal College. She went on to a second level and became a Herbal Consultant in 2005. Since then she has assisted many clients, including her doctor, to use herbs for specific health issues.

Recently Joy assisted her doctor in lowering his cholesterol levels to normal. She had been diagnosed with high blood sugar but reduced it to normal using herbal remedies. Joy believes that allopathic and alternative medicines can be used together to manage health concerns.

Energy Healer

Joy attended the first west coast class in Spiritual Healing sanctioned by the National Federation of Spiritual Healing back in the early 1990s. Since then she has also taken level 1 and level 2 Reiki. She currently works with clients to shift their energy and remove blocked energy and pain.

Certified Hypnotherapist

Joy attended Coastal Academy of Hypnotherapy and has been a Certified Hypnotherapist since 2007. She also certified and specializes as a Pain Relief Educator.

Joy has assisted numerous clients with multiple sclerosis, anxiety, pain, and more. She created a therapy that helps clients remove unwanted issues in their lives. She is the creator of a number of successful group hypnosis sessions with the most popular being accessing the Akashic records.

Avid Crafter

Joy was an avid needlepoint enthusiast, perfumer, and petite pointer until she realized that she had to let some things go. She currently focuses on knitting, crocheting, and Tunisian crochet. She has had a craft business since 2010 and has been so busy with orders that she hasn't taken it online yet.

Keep Up With Joy Borthwick

If you'd like to learn more about the services Joy offers, you can contact her via her profile at LinkedIn. You can also follow her on Twitter to keep up with her latest news.