Satmya is owned & run by Doug & Yvette Hyde who have over 15 years experience in the natural medicine sector. Both Doug & Yvette are Irish but trained in Australia. They started Satmya in 2007.


Ayurvedic teacher/therapist/practitioner, meditation teacher & retreat facilitator

Doug is the Ayurvedic practitioner & co-owner of Satmya. He was first introduced to Ayurveda whilst taking a sports psychology class as part of his biology degree in the University of Denver (DU). At the time Douggie was on a swimming scholarship in DU and as an elite swimmer the ancient science of Ayurveda peaked his interest greatly.

Upon retiring from swimming he pursued Ayurveda full time at Ayurveda College, Australia. Under the tutelage of professor Jason Chandler a highly respected Vaidyacharya (Ayurvedic Doctor & Teacher) he studied classical Ayurveda for 4 years.

Doug is available for Ayurvedic consultations & treatments at Satmya. He also teaches a range of professional Ayurvedic courses as well as the first Ayurevda Diploma course in Ireland.

Qualifications: Advanced Dip. Ayurveda, Bachelor of Arts, Biology


Naturopath, Herbalist, Homeopath, Nutritionist & Remedial Massage Therapist

Yvette is the  Naturopath and co-owner of Satmya. She completed a 4 year full time  Naturopathy degree in ACNT & UNE in Australia. During her studies she gained experience at a number of clinics and dispensaries (Allergy free, Jocelyn fertility centre & Norwest Chiropractic). She also went to India to further her Homeopathy studies and attended a postgraduate course at the Bengal Allen College of Homeopathy, Calcutta. Upon completion of her studies in 2005, she was awarded Naturopathy student of the year by Phytomedicine & ACNT. Yvette went directly into full time clinical practice and returned home to Ireland in 2007 & set up Satmya with Doug.

As a Naturopath, she uses HomeopathyHerbal medicine, Nutrition, Remedial therapies & Ayurveda in her practice. She has a special interest in women’s health, anxiety, depression and allergies.

Since graduating she has continued her studies with some excellent teachers all over the world (Matthew WoodJulia GravesSubrata Banerjea, Rajan SankaranJan Scholten and Dinesh Chauhan). She continues to update and upgrade her skills annually.

Yvette is available in the Satmya herbal dispensary & clinic from Monday to Friday.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy), Advanced Dip. of Naturopathy, Advanced Dip. of Western Herbal Medicine, Advanced Dip of Homeopathy, Diploma of Remedial Massage, Diploma of Iridology, Bachelor of Commerce.