Heather graduated from the Pacific Rim College’s Diploma of Acupuncture program with Magna Cum Laude Honors and is a Registered Acupuncturist. Studying Traditional Chinese Medicine has offered her the opportunity to approach health and overall wellness through a different perspective. The core of her practice philosophy is to successfully translate TCM theory into a modern clinical practice that supports the overall wellbeing and harmony of her clients. She strongly supports client education during the duration of treatment and creates personalized treatment plans to address the unique goals of each client.
Heather has experienced a wide range of clients and her experience lies within pre/post surgery recovery and rehabilitation, repetitive strain injuries, pain and addiction. She is has also treated a great deal of chronic headache, digestive and sleep disorders with great success. Heather also has a keen interest in addressing overall stress within treatment plans in order to best address each client as a whole. She blends Tui Na (Chinese Massage), cupping, gua sha, NADA addiction protocol and both 5 Element and 8 Principle Theory within her treatments.
To continue her studies, Heather is currently completing her Registered Aromatherapist certification and includes essential oils in many of her treatments for relaxation, soft tissue injury and insomnia. She has also had specialty training in 5 Element Theory, Facial Rejuvenation, NADA protocol and orthopedics.
Essential Oil Therapy, Chinese Diet Therapy, Tui Na Massage, Essential Oil Aromatherapist, 3rd Level Reiki Practitioner, NADA Addictions Protocol