I am a fully qualified, registered acupuncturist, former
teacher and current guest lecturer at CCATCM (Canadian College of
Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine).
background is in science, research, clinical research, information
technology, health promotion and elder care. I have an Honours BSc., a few other diplomas, and have authored and co-authored, six peer reviewed
My formal education in TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) consisted of more than 2300 hours
of full-time theory, related sciences, practical internship and clinical training with a number of professional clinicians. I am also a botanist and life long student of eastern and western
The holistic aspect of well-being is essential to me. I understand how
health is impacted by environment, workplace, finances, relationships, good food, emotions, lifestyle and physical constitution. I enjoy helping others heal and educating others who are “waking up” to the benefits of natural medicine.