Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University, 2003

Washington State Dept. of Health license number: NT 00001210

Bachelors of Science, Boston University, 1989

Although I focus primarily on spiritual and energetic medicine, having a medical degree allows me to understand the body, disease and wellness on a deep level.

Mentorships, advanced classes and events
• Three-year mentorship with Char Sundust, who generously shared from Lakota-Sioux  traditions—interweaved with that of her Apache, Mexican, English, Irish, and German ancestors. She helped me connect with the earth, my heart and to bring a spiritual component into my work.
 Advanced study in craniosacral therapy with Nancy Soliven, DC, MD. Advanced brain-craniosacral class with Ursula Popp. Lymphatic drainage with Beverly Cook, LMT through Upledger Institute. Visceral manipulation with Dan Bensky, DO.

• Advanced study in Constitutional Case Taking with Lou Klein.
• Mentorship with Marie Manuchehri, RN, energy-intuitive. 

• Workshops and study with John Douglas, CMA International Foundation.

• Three-year mutual-awakening spiritual practice with Patricia Albere, author of “Evolutionary Relationships: Unleashing the Power of Mutual Awakening”.

​•  Host heart-centered, we-consciousness Seattle events with Adam Chacksfield, PhD​.

Pepper Lewis, earth-based Wisdom Rising course

• Independent mentorship with transformational healer Michele Louie.

Daniel Foor Ph.D., Practical Animism course.

• Appreciation to Matilda for the Native American drum circles I have been honored to join.

• Second-year of sound school with Gina Sala where chanting in Sanskrit and ancient languages brings forward the power of voice and vibrational healing.

Eleven years ago I opened my own practice in Lake Forest Park. I love my work and am so grateful that this is what I get to do every day. 
• From 2003 - 2010 I  worked as a Naturopathic Doctor at The Monroe Naturopathic Medical Clinic.


• I have two sons 12- and 14-years old. One of whom is neuro-diverse and has sensory-integration issues. This has helped me grow as a parent and to see what it is to love unconditionally. 

• I love art and have taught through the art docent program at my kids' schools for the last six years.

•  This is my 2nd year as a member of the race and equity committee at Kellogg Middle School in Shoreline, WA.

•  Spending time in nature and supporting the environment are important parts of my personal work. I'm committed to making a difference through using healing techniques and energy medicine to help clean, honor and protect the earth.

About me