It’s been quite a journey. I have also studied EMDR and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. Specializing in Trauma has helped me better understand the root causes of illness, addiction, and stress.
Since 2002 I have been in practice as a Traditional Naturopathic Doctor. I earned my degree from Trinity School of Natural Health who have been providing professional programs of study in Natural Health since 1991. My education also included business management and dietetics. Why did I continue my education in Health Psychology? I have always felt especially drawn to true mind-body medicine. Naturopathy somewhat includes the psychological aspects of health but does not delve to the depths I wanted to go in learning the mental/emotional/behavioral, psychological, aspects in why people become physically ill and do not get better. Chronic illness. Chronic pain. Chronic blood sugar issues. Chronic heart issues. A chronic illness is something an individual is not overcoming. They may be managing it somewhat but are not truly healing.
My graduate studies in Health Psychology provided me insight and expertise which I utilize to guide my clients through life changing…
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