Training & Credentials

Diploma of Acupuncture & Eastern Herbal Medicine (4-year program) - Institute of Traditional Medicine || R. Ac Designation

(Member in Good Standing with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners & Acupuncturists of Ontario)

Diploma of Natural Nutrition (2-year program) - Canadian School of Natural Nutrition || RHN Designation

AcuDetox Certification - The National Association of Acupuncture Detoxification (NADA)

Clinical Training at The Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA)

Internship with Kaleb Montgomery, Founder of Fertility Toronto at The Institute of Reproductive Medicine (Repromed)

Specialized Workshops:

Advanced Cancer Care with Angela Warburton

Alchemical Acupuncture for Mental-Emotional Healing with Lorie Dechar

Healing with Whole Foods with Paul Pitchford          


Certificate in Ayurveda Self-Care & Ayurveda for the Psyche with Luiza Ormond

Certificate in Yoga Studies with Ram Vakkalanka

Bachelor or Arts (Honours) - Queen's University


The Karen Haffey Memorial Award for Leadership in Changing the World - Institute of Traditional Medicine, 2013

First Place Winner of the Canadian Woman Story Contest - Reader's Digest, 2006