As part of an integrative practice, we believe that collaboration with other health practitioners and community organizations is necessary for successful, sustainable health care. We welcome sharing clients and learning from one another as we grow as a community of healers. Here are some of the individuals, practices, and groups that we have developed relationships with already:
David Bate, MD – Somatic Experiencing and Integrative Medicine
Shannon Simpson, LMFTA -Somatic Experiencing and Mental Health
Lara Diaz, L.Ac, Dipl.O.M. (NCCAOM) is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
Lara received her four-year acupuncture and herbalism training at Daoist Traditions in Asheville, NC. She takes a holistic approach to health and has successfully treated a variety of acute and chronic conditions with Chinese Medicine from seasonal allergies, to pain reduction, to autoimmune disease and mental and emotional disorders. Lara employs a variety of techniques with her patients including Acupuncture, Chinese and Western Herbs, Cupping, Reflexology, and individualized Dietary Therapy. As an herbalist, Lara produces and sells customized original and classical Chinese herbal tinctured formulas for her patients. You can find more about her at: www.luteaherbs.com
Amy Uma Thompson, CAyu, LMBT is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Licensed Massage Therapist, Clinical Western Herbalist, Yoga Instructor, and Certified Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula. Uma has been studying and practicing Ayurvedic medicine, a 5,000 year old from of holistic healing rooted in India, for over 15 years. She has studied at three leading schools of Ayurveda in the US, including The Ayurvedic Institute with Dr. Vasant Lad.
Additionally, Uma has training in western herbs, and has been a massage therapist and yoga instructor for 17 years. Uma is an integrative, holistic practitioner and specializes in women’s and children’s health, including menstrual health, fertility, pregnancy and postpartum. She also has expertise in nutrition and digestive issues, as well as cleansing and renewal protocols. In her bodywork practice, Uma has treated acute and chronic pain conditions, as well as traumatic injuries with a specialty in Neuromuscular Massage, and Crainosacral Therapy. She also offers Thai Massage and Yoga Therapy. You can find out more at: www.livingalchemyhealthcare.com