Acupuncture Detoxification (NADA Protocol)

What is the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) model?
A non-verbal approach to healing that involves the gentle placement of up to five small, sterilized disposable needles into specific sites on each ear. The recipients sit quietly in a group setting for 30-45 minutes.

NADA ear acupuncture is an adjunct therapy which is clinically effective, cost-efficient, drug-free and compatible cross-culturally. It can easily be established within behavioral health, addictions or disaster relief settings or in any location that a group of people can sit together. The combined application of acupuncture with counseling, education,
medical support and self-help groups such as AA and NA enhances opportunities for success.

Benefits show:
• Reduced cravings for alcohol and drugs, including nicotine
• Minimized withdrawal symptoms
• Increased calmness, better sleep, and less agitation
• Relief from stress, emotional trauma, various mental health concerns
• An easier connection with counseling
• A discovery of inner quiet and strength
• An intention for recovery

Please call to find out when our next session is scheduled!

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Bioenergetics

Bioenergetics (BIE) is a simple, natural and non-invasive modality that enables you to heal yourself and rebalance your body without needles or drugs. I use Stressor Sensitivity Testing to ascertain stressors that are causing you grief.

Anything the body does not recognize is considered a stressor. With Bioenergetics your body is rebalanced and recognizes substances again for what they are instead of being a stressor to your body e.g. vitamin B12, foods or tree pollen. For other substances such as toxins that truly are stressors, BIE helps your body recognize them and deal with them appropriately.

With corrections made, your body is able to connect the dots and come into homeostasis (balance) to enable healing.

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Craniosacral Therapy

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) involves a tuning-in (to your body, and what’s going on for you right now); replenishing of your body’s resiliency and ability to cope with difficult circumstances; and re-storing your internal resources. It is a form of therapy that focuses on your body’s ability to heal.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is a gentle, subtle and holistic approach to healing. This approach follows your body’s lead, letting your body determine what aspect it is ready to heal.

The Biodynamic Craniosacral approach takes into account all experiences you’ve had in your life that were overwhelming for you to process at the time they occurred. It provides a healing environment for you to heal the experiences that your body is ready to heal. Biodynamic Craniosacral therapy helps you access the resources you have within, and helps you build up your body’s’ ability to cope with difficult circumstances.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is complementary to other therapy modalities. It helps you integrate all of your efforts; becoming the healthiest version of yourself.

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Doula Services

Are you looking to have an optimal labour, birth and postpartum experience? Our Robin’s Nest doulas are certified professionals, providing exceptional care to families in the childbearing years.
We assist you in feeling empowered, informed and supported throughout the entire process of pregnancy, labour and birth. Offering a unique, customized support role for your family, we will ensure that your needs are always heard and that we are by your side no matter what the situation. Your team of two doulas will always provide you with the most up-to-date resources and the most compassionate emotional and physical support.
Robin's Nest doulas also offer in-home postpartum care during the first days, weeks, and months of your baby's arrival. Be it help around the house, emotional support for you and your partner, or a wealth of local resources - we are here to provide personalized support for you!

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Holistic Nutrition

The science of Holistic Nutrition recognizes that we are beautiful and biochemically unique Beings compromised of body, mind and spirit. Each of us has our own individual health concerns and nutritional needs.

Holistic Nutrition is based on Functional/Integrative/Orthomolecular Medicine which use nutrition to address body imbalances and help the client heal at the molecular level. These approaches to dietary and lifestyle choices incorporate the latest nutritional breakthroughs and develop integrated health solutions based on your individual health concerns, life circumstances and nutritional needs.

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Iridology

Iridology is on of the tools used to help you heal your body. It is an accurate, non-invasive and painless method of health analysis. It is done through examination of the irides (plural for iris). During this examination, I take a pictures of your irides with a special iridology camera - and together, we look at the pictures and discuss my observations.

During a session of Iridology, you will better understand your health picture and receive individualized counselling that will empower you to address your health challenges and help you to change your health destiny.

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Lactation Consultant

An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is a healthcare professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. An IBCLC is certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE), independently accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE).

Lactation Consultants specialize in providing you with compassionate, holistic, family centred and personalized care. As Registered Lactation Consultants, we will provide information and skilled hands on assistance, to help you reach your breastfeeding goals. Breastfeeding goals are unique to each family, and our Lactation Consultants will help you reach your own definition of successful breastfeeding.

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Live & Dry Blood Analysis

Live and Dry Blood Analysis, also known as nutritional microscopy, is the science of qualitative blood analysis for the purpose of evaluating health at the cellular level. The main objective is to recognize any imbalances within the body, and to find the ideal progression towards health. Blood Analysis is a great tool for naturopaths, nutritionists and a variety of other complimentary healthcare practitioners.

LIVE BLOOD Analysis is performed by taking one drop of blood through a small finger prick. The blood sample is immediately viewed using a powerful dark field microscope and a camera that projects the image on the computer screen. It is then evaluated and explained in detail. We will work together with your health care team to assist in balancing the blood by offering dietary and lifestyle recommendations.

DRY BLOOD Analysis is performed in conjunction with the live blood analysis. A drop of blood is placed on a slide in a series of 8 layers and allowed to dry. The slide is then viewed under a microscope. The results will give additional insights into your health, and illustrates the health of the different organs in the body.

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Massage Therapy

Massage is delivered to improve the flow of blood and lymph (fluid in lymph glands, part of immune system), to reduce muscular tension or flaccidity, to affect the nervous system through stimulation or sedation, and to enhance tissue healing. Therapeutic massage may be recommended for children and adults to deliver benefits such as the following:

-reducing muscle tension and stiffness
-relieving muscle spasms
-increasing joint and limb flexibility and range of motion
-increasing ease and efficiency of movement
-relieving points of tension and overall stress; inducing relaxation
-promoting deeper and easier breathing
-relieving tension-related headaches and eyestrain
-promoting faster healing of soft tissue injuries, such as pulled muscles and sprained ligaments
-reducing pain and swelling related to injuries
-reducing the formation of scar tissue following soft tissue injuries
-reducing emotional or physical stress and reducing anxiety

Massage therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, consisting primarily of manual (hands-on) techniques such as applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and moving muscles and body tissues.

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Naturopathic Medicine

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct system of primary health care-an art, science and practice of preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions of the human mind and body. Naturopathic physicians work with their patients to prevent and treat acute and chronic illness and disease, restore health and establish optimal fitness by supporting the person’s inherent self-healing process.

This is accomplished through prevention of disease is emphasized through public health measures and hygiene as well as the encouragement and guidance of persons to adopt lifestyles which are conducive to optimal health.

Diagnosis and evaluation of the individual’s state of health are accomplished by integrated modern and traditional, clinical and laboratory diagnostic methods.

The treatment used works in harmony with the person’s inherent self-healing process, including dietetics and nutritional substances, botanical medicine, psychotherapy, naturopathic physical medicine including naturopathic manipulative therapy, minor surgery, prescription medications, naturopathic obstetrics (natural childbirth), homeopathy, and acupuncture.

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Osteopathy

Do you know anyone who sees an osteopath? When they talk to you about it do you smile and nod and wonder what on earth they are talking about? Osteopathy is a holistic (as in whole, global) approach to treating the body which takes into account every stressful event your body has been through to date.

Osteopathy is a natural medicine with a basic philosophy that the body has an innate ability to self-regulate and self-heal. Osteopathic treatment uses a gentle “hands-on” or manual approach to identify areas of the body that are restricted and to gently release these areas in order to restore normal function. Osteopaths’ main tools are their hands and highly refined sense of palpation, which they use to assess the state of the body’s tissues and systems.

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Rhythmic Movement - Primitive Reflex Integration

This therapy uses developmental movements, gentle isometric pressure and self-awareness to integrate primitive/neo-natal reflexes with the goal to help overcome learning, sensory, emotional and behavioural challenges for everyone from infants to seniors. Retained primitive reflexes have been shown to be a factor in conditions such as ADHD, sensory processing disorder, autism, and learning disabilities. They can contribute to issues such as coordination, balance, sensory perceptions, fine motor skills, sleep, immunity, energy levels, impulse control, concentration and all levels of social, emotional, and intellectual learning.

The retention of primitive reflexes can be due to a number of factors, including skipped or short developmental milestones as an infant. The act of birth itself is a key factor in helping to integrate these reflexes, so a difficult/traumatic birth or a birth via cesarean may be a contributing factor. Infants with tongue tie and/or feeding difficulties can greatly benefit from this practice.

These primitive reflexes, even if previously integrated, may emerge at various points in one's life. Specifically, due to injuries such as falls or concussions, chronic illness, traumatic life events, etc.

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Reiki

Struggling to conceive? Dealing with birth trauma or loss? Stricken with worry or fear surrounding childbirth? These are common experiences among mothers and mothers-to-be, and so many are left to deal with these emotional wounds on their own, or forced to hold them inside to fester. When we ignore our emotions and continue to carry our non-supportive stories inside of us they can manifest in our physical body. Perhaps you have unwavering heartburn, recurring UTIs, migraines, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, or fibroids. Have you ever thought about the energetic reasoning behind these?

During sessions, Reiki can promote a deep state of relaxation through a hands-on technique. Clients often drift in and out of sleep while the practitioner works with Reiki to address the emotional wounds you cannot see. Reiki is universal healing energy that can bring light to these old wounds while supporting you to release them and begin a healing process.

Reiki is a gentle service and complimentary to all other holistic and medical care. Reiki holds no doctrine and is open to anyone looking for alternative support on their healing journey.

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Sign Language Lessons

Free "Baby Sign Language 101" Presentation - 45mins

Did you know that babies are developmentally able to sign before they speak? Would you like to discover a tool that limits frustrations and helps you understand your baby’s needs? Come and have fun learning American Sign Language with your baby through familiar songs and stories, all while interacting with other parents and their babies in the introductory class.

Please contact us to find out about upcoming sessions!

Sign & Sing At Home and Sign & Sing at Play - 4-week class series

Are you looking for a new and fun way to build communication skills with your baby? Have you started using sign with your baby and are looking to learn more? Parents are always sharing with me how signing has helped them to understand their baby’s needs and how it has enhanced their interactions from birth to toddlerhood and beyond!

Come and join us for this playful series of classes where you and your baby will learn and practice using American Sign Language through a variety of great songs and stories. Participant’s learning is enhanced through repetition and use of associations.

In each of these 4-week series, a minimum of 75 ASL signs will be taught including signs for "daily routines", "first foods", "family", "animals", "manners" and more!

Signing with your baby is fun, easy and rewarding! Babies can start as early as birth and classes are open to babies up to 12 months of age. Families welcome and encouraged to come together. Register for a series today!

Cost: $80 per family per 4 week class

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Stress Reduction Meditation

Stress Reduction Meditation is extremely beneficial for people who are stressed out, feel like they can't slow down or quiet their mind, have health challenges and want to learn how to manage stress.

This meditation encourages release of patterns and behaviours that no longer serve such as anxiety, negative self talk, addictive behaviour and mindless or emotional eating.

Research has shown that meditation can greatly reduce stress and promote healing and emotional well-being. Clients are coached and encouraged to make lifestyle enhancements and build a period of mindfulness meditation, visualization, stillness or reflection into their daily activities to promote health, deal with stress and generally support living well in today's world.

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Bowen Therapy

Bowen therapy is a gentle, hands-on therapy that allows the body to rest, relax and restore its own function. It can help to reactivate the recovery process in situations where healing from trauma, sickness or surgery has plateaued. It is a manual therapy gentle enough to be used on babies right up to the elderly or critically ill.

Bowen therapy consists of a series of “Moves” that are followed by short pauses or “Wait” times. The Bowen Move is very distinctive and is applied at very precise points on the body. The Move is a rolling-type motion using the thumbs and forefingers, and is designed to stimulate the connective tissue and nerve pathways. The Wait times allow the body to relax, thereby allowing the body to heal itself.

There are a wide variety of acute and chronic conditions for which Bowen Therapy is used. Some of these issues include, but are not limited to, improvement of mobility, reduced stress and pain, increased energy and circulation, lymphatic drainage and detoxification.

Bowen therapy can be used to decrease back pain in expectant Moms. Baby Bowen can be used to treat colic and digestive issues in young children.

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Reflexology

Reflexology is a natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet, hands, and ears, which correspond to every part, gland, and organ of the body. By applying specific pressure using thumb, finger and hand techniques, reflexology reduces tension, improves circulation, and promotes the natural functioning of the related areas of the body.

A Reflexology treatment provides stimulation of the reflexes that correspond to other parts of the body. The benefits of Reflexology are improved flow of energy, improved blood flow, improved cardiovascular circulation, release of toxins, unblocked energy pathways. The body is put into a state or relaxation, once the body relaxes the healing and repair can begin.

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Dr. Janine Buisman Wilcox

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Dr. Faith Flatt

Dr Faith Madeline Flatt, ND, R Ac, RNc, Ba psych Naturopathic Doctor Acupuncturist Dr Flatt will be starting maternity leave and is only... Read More

What is the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) model?
A non-verbal approach to healing that involves the gentle placement of up to five small, sterilized disposable needles into specific sites on each ear. The recipients sit quietly in a group setting for 30-45 minutes.

NADA ear acupuncture is an adjunct therapy which is clinically effective, cost-efficient, drug-free and compatible cross-culturally. It can easily be established within behavioral health, addictions or disaster relief settings or in any location that a group of people can sit together. The combined application of acupuncture with counseling, education,
medical support and self-help groups such as AA and NA enhances opportunities for success.

Benefits show:
• Reduced cravings for alcohol and drugs, including nicotine
• Minimized withdrawal symptoms
• Increased calmness, better sleep, and less agitation
• Relief from stress, emotional trauma, various mental health concerns
• An easier connection with counseling
• A discovery of inner quiet and strength
• An intention for recovery

Please call to find out when our next session is scheduled!


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Erin Margetts Helkaa

Erin Margetts-Helkaa Erin Margetts Helkaa is a qualified Labour and Postpartum Doula, as well as a Maternal Mental Health Specialist, Do... Read More

Bioenergetics (BIE) is a simple, natural and non-invasive modality that enables you to heal yourself and rebalance your body without needles or drugs. I use Stressor Sensitivity Testing to ascertain stressors that are causing you grief.

Anything the body does not recognize is considered a stressor. With Bioenergetics your body is rebalanced and recognizes substances again for what they are instead of being a stressor to your body e.g. vitamin B12, foods or tree pollen. For other substances such as toxins that truly are stressors, BIE helps your body recognize them and deal with them appropriately.

With corrections made, your body is able to connect the dots and come into homeostasis (balance) to enable healing.


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Moragh Lippert

Moragh Lippert, BA, R.BIE, RHN, ROHP, RNCP Registered Holistic Nutritionist Registered Bioenergetics Practitioner Certified Clinical Iri... Read More

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) involves a tuning-in (to your body, and what’s going on for you right now); replenishing of your body’s resiliency and ability to cope with difficult circumstances; and re-storing your internal resources. It is a form of therapy that focuses on your body’s ability to heal.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is a gentle, subtle and holistic approach to healing. This approach follows your body’s lead, letting your body determine what aspect it is ready to heal.

The Biodynamic Craniosacral approach takes into account all experiences you’ve had in your life that were overwhelming for you to process at the time they occurred. It provides a healing environment for you to heal the experiences that your body is ready to heal. Biodynamic Craniosacral therapy helps you access the resources you have within, and helps you build up your body’s’ ability to cope with difficult circumstances.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is complementary to other therapy modalities. It helps you integrate all of your efforts; becoming the healthiest version of yourself.


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Jessica Smith

Jessica Smith Craniosacral Therapist Jessica is certified as a Biodynamic Craniosacral therapist (BCST) and is currently completing an a... Read More

Are you looking to have an optimal labour, birth and postpartum experience? Our Robin’s Nest doulas are certified professionals, providing exceptional care to families in the childbearing years.
We assist you in feeling empowered, informed and supported throughout the entire process of pregnancy, labour and birth. Offering a unique, customized support role for your family, we will ensure that your needs are always heard and that we are by your side no matter what the situation. Your team of two doulas will always provide you with the most up-to-date resources and the most compassionate emotional and physical support.
Robin's Nest doulas also offer in-home postpartum care during the first days, weeks, and months of your baby's arrival. Be it help around the house, emotional support for you and your partner, or a wealth of local resources - we are here to provide personalized support for you!


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Erin Margetts Helkaa

Erin Margetts-Helkaa Erin Margetts Helkaa is a qualified Labour and Postpartum Doula, as well as a Maternal Mental Health Specialist, Do... Read More

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Dara Mussar

Dara Mussar Doula & Reiki Practitioner Dara is a certified Birth Doula with a passion for postpartum care. As a strong believer of infor... Read More

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Jessica Smith

Jessica Smith Craniosacral Therapist Jessica is certified as a Biodynamic Craniosacral therapist (BCST) and is currently completing an a... Read More

The science of Holistic Nutrition recognizes that we are beautiful and biochemically unique Beings compromised of body, mind and spirit. Each of us has our own individual health concerns and nutritional needs.

Holistic Nutrition is based on Functional/Integrative/Orthomolecular Medicine which use nutrition to address body imbalances and help the client heal at the molecular level. These approaches to dietary and lifestyle choices incorporate the latest nutritional breakthroughs and develop integrated health solutions based on your individual health concerns, life circumstances and nutritional needs.


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Moragh Lippert

Moragh Lippert, BA, R.BIE, RHN, ROHP, RNCP Registered Holistic Nutritionist Registered Bioenergetics Practitioner Certified Clinical Iri... Read More

Iridology is on of the tools used to help you heal your body. It is an accurate, non-invasive and painless method of health analysis. It is done through examination of the irides (plural for iris). During this examination, I take a pictures of your irides with a special iridology camera - and together, we look at the pictures and discuss my observations.

During a session of Iridology, you will better understand your health picture and receive individualized counselling that will empower you to address your health challenges and help you to change your health destiny.


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Moragh Lippert

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Gloria Leroy

Gloria Leroy Kinesiologist, Reiki, Myofascial Release and Functional Movement Screent, Osteopath in training Gloria Leroy is a Register... Read More

An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is a healthcare professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. An IBCLC is certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE), independently accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE).

Lactation Consultants specialize in providing you with compassionate, holistic, family centred and personalized care. As Registered Lactation Consultants, we will provide information and skilled hands on assistance, to help you reach your breastfeeding goals. Breastfeeding goals are unique to each family, and our Lactation Consultants will help you reach your own definition of successful breastfeeding.


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Tania Archbold

Tania Archbold, IBCLC Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) Tania is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and has a Bach... Read More

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Bethany Heintz

Bethany Heintz, RPN, IBCLC Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) Bethany's primary goal is to help her clients achieve healthier living on their ... Read More

Live and Dry Blood Analysis, also known as nutritional microscopy, is the science of qualitative blood analysis for the purpose of evaluating health at the cellular level. The main objective is to recognize any imbalances within the body, and to find the ideal progression towards health. Blood Analysis is a great tool for naturopaths, nutritionists and a variety of other complimentary healthcare practitioners.

LIVE BLOOD Analysis is performed by taking one drop of blood through a small finger prick. The blood sample is immediately viewed using a powerful dark field microscope and a camera that projects the image on the computer screen. It is then evaluated and explained in detail. We will work together with your health care team to assist in balancing the blood by offering dietary and lifestyle recommendations.

DRY BLOOD Analysis is performed in conjunction with the live blood analysis. A drop of blood is placed on a slide in a series of 8 layers and allowed to dry. The slide is then viewed under a microscope. The results will give additional insights into your health, and illustrates the health of the different organs in the body.


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Diane Drouin-Poulin

Diane Doulin-Prouin, MSc Certified Microscopist Live and Dry Blood Analysis For as long as she can remember, Diane has had a keen intere... Read More

Massage is delivered to improve the flow of blood and lymph (fluid in lymph glands, part of immune system), to reduce muscular tension or flaccidity, to affect the nervous system through stimulation or sedation, and to enhance tissue healing. Therapeutic massage may be recommended for children and adults to deliver benefits such as the following:

-reducing muscle tension and stiffness
-relieving muscle spasms
-increasing joint and limb flexibility and range of motion
-increasing ease and efficiency of movement
-relieving points of tension and overall stress; inducing relaxation
-promoting deeper and easier breathing
-relieving tension-related headaches and eyestrain
-promoting faster healing of soft tissue injuries, such as pulled muscles and sprained ligaments
-reducing pain and swelling related to injuries
-reducing the formation of scar tissue following soft tissue injuries
-reducing emotional or physical stress and reducing anxiety

Massage therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, consisting primarily of manual (hands-on) techniques such as applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and moving muscles and body tissues.


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Alana Sutherland

Alana Sutherland, RMT Registered Massage Therapist Alana has been practicing as a registered massage therapist since her graduation from... Read More

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct system of primary health care-an art, science and practice of preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions of the human mind and body. Naturopathic physicians work with their patients to prevent and treat acute and chronic illness and disease, restore health and establish optimal fitness by supporting the person’s inherent self-healing process.

This is accomplished through prevention of disease is emphasized through public health measures and hygiene as well as the encouragement and guidance of persons to adopt lifestyles which are conducive to optimal health.

Diagnosis and evaluation of the individual’s state of health are accomplished by integrated modern and traditional, clinical and laboratory diagnostic methods.

The treatment used works in harmony with the person’s inherent self-healing process, including dietetics and nutritional substances, botanical medicine, psychotherapy, naturopathic physical medicine including naturopathic manipulative therapy, minor surgery, prescription medications, naturopathic obstetrics (natural childbirth), homeopathy, and acupuncture.


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Dr. Janine Buisman Wilcox

Janine Buisman Wilcox is a Naturopathic Doctor, Guelph local, and Mom of three young kids. She is passionate about helping her patients ... Read More

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Dr. Faith Flatt

Dr Faith Madeline Flatt, ND, R Ac, RNc, Ba psych Naturopathic Doctor Acupuncturist Dr Flatt will be starting maternity leave and is only... Read More

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Dr. Krista Vetter

Dr. Krista Vetter, ND Naturopathic Doctor Health is not just the absence of disease, but a feeling of vitality, energy and lust for life... Read More

Do you know anyone who sees an osteopath? When they talk to you about it do you smile and nod and wonder what on earth they are talking about? Osteopathy is a holistic (as in whole, global) approach to treating the body which takes into account every stressful event your body has been through to date.

Osteopathy is a natural medicine with a basic philosophy that the body has an innate ability to self-regulate and self-heal. Osteopathic treatment uses a gentle “hands-on” or manual approach to identify areas of the body that are restricted and to gently release these areas in order to restore normal function. Osteopaths’ main tools are their hands and highly refined sense of palpation, which they use to assess the state of the body’s tissues and systems.


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Gloria Leroy

Gloria Leroy Kinesiologist, Reiki, Myofascial Release and Functional Movement Screent, Osteopath in training Gloria Leroy is a Register... Read More

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Robin Young

Robin Young, OMP Osteopathic Manual Practitioner Clinic Founder/Director Robin Young is an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner and the proud... Read More

This therapy uses developmental movements, gentle isometric pressure and self-awareness to integrate primitive/neo-natal reflexes with the goal to help overcome learning, sensory, emotional and behavioural challenges for everyone from infants to seniors. Retained primitive reflexes have been shown to be a factor in conditions such as ADHD, sensory processing disorder, autism, and learning disabilities. They can contribute to issues such as coordination, balance, sensory perceptions, fine motor skills, sleep, immunity, energy levels, impulse control, concentration and all levels of social, emotional, and intellectual learning.

The retention of primitive reflexes can be due to a number of factors, including skipped or short developmental milestones as an infant. The act of birth itself is a key factor in helping to integrate these reflexes, so a difficult/traumatic birth or a birth via cesarean may be a contributing factor. Infants with tongue tie and/or feeding difficulties can greatly benefit from this practice.

These primitive reflexes, even if previously integrated, may emerge at various points in one's life. Specifically, due to injuries such as falls or concussions, chronic illness, traumatic life events, etc.


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Erin Margetts Helkaa

Erin Margetts-Helkaa Erin Margetts Helkaa is a qualified Labour and Postpartum Doula, as well as a Maternal Mental Health Specialist, Do... Read More

Struggling to conceive? Dealing with birth trauma or loss? Stricken with worry or fear surrounding childbirth? These are common experiences among mothers and mothers-to-be, and so many are left to deal with these emotional wounds on their own, or forced to hold them inside to fester. When we ignore our emotions and continue to carry our non-supportive stories inside of us they can manifest in our physical body. Perhaps you have unwavering heartburn, recurring UTIs, migraines, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, or fibroids. Have you ever thought about the energetic reasoning behind these?

During sessions, Reiki can promote a deep state of relaxation through a hands-on technique. Clients often drift in and out of sleep while the practitioner works with Reiki to address the emotional wounds you cannot see. Reiki is universal healing energy that can bring light to these old wounds while supporting you to release them and begin a healing process.

Reiki is a gentle service and complimentary to all other holistic and medical care. Reiki holds no doctrine and is open to anyone looking for alternative support on their healing journey.


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Dara Mussar

Dara Mussar Doula & Reiki Practitioner Dara is a certified Birth Doula with a passion for postpartum care. As a strong believer of infor... Read More

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Alana Sutherland

Alana Sutherland, RMT Registered Massage Therapist Alana has been practicing as a registered massage therapist since her graduation from... Read More

Free "Baby Sign Language 101" Presentation - 45mins

Did you know that babies are developmentally able to sign before they speak? Would you like to discover a tool that limits frustrations and helps you understand your baby’s needs? Come and have fun learning American Sign Language with your baby through familiar songs and stories, all while interacting with other parents and their babies in the introductory class.

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Sign & Sing At Home and Sign & Sing at Play - 4-week class series

Are you looking for a new and fun way to build communication skills with your baby? Have you started using sign with your baby and are looking to learn more? Parents are always sharing with me how signing has helped them to understand their baby’s needs and how it has enhanced their interactions from birth to toddlerhood and beyond!

Come and join us for this playful series of classes where you and your baby will learn and practice using American Sign Language through a variety of great songs and stories. Participant’s learning is enhanced through repetition and use of associations.

In each of these 4-week series, a minimum of 75 ASL signs will be taught including signs for "daily routines", "first foods", "family", "animals", "manners" and more!

Signing with your baby is fun, easy and rewarding! Babies can start as early as birth and classes are open to babies up to 12 months of age. Families welcome and encouraged to come together. Register for a series today!

Cost: $80 per family per 4 week class

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Erin Margetts Helkaa

Erin Margetts-Helkaa Erin Margetts Helkaa is a qualified Labour and Postpartum Doula, as well as a Maternal Mental Health Specialist, Do... Read More

Stress Reduction Meditation is extremely beneficial for people who are stressed out, feel like they can't slow down or quiet their mind, have health challenges and want to learn how to manage stress.

This meditation encourages release of patterns and behaviours that no longer serve such as anxiety, negative self talk, addictive behaviour and mindless or emotional eating.

Research has shown that meditation can greatly reduce stress and promote healing and emotional well-being. Clients are coached and encouraged to make lifestyle enhancements and build a period of mindfulness meditation, visualization, stillness or reflection into their daily activities to promote health, deal with stress and generally support living well in today's world.


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Moragh Lippert

Moragh Lippert, BA, R.BIE, RHN, ROHP, RNCP Registered Holistic Nutritionist Registered Bioenergetics Practitioner Certified Clinical Iri... Read More

Bowen therapy is a gentle, hands-on therapy that allows the body to rest, relax and restore its own function. It can help to reactivate the recovery process in situations where healing from trauma, sickness or surgery has plateaued. It is a manual therapy gentle enough to be used on babies right up to the elderly or critically ill.

Bowen therapy consists of a series of “Moves” that are followed by short pauses or “Wait” times. The Bowen Move is very distinctive and is applied at very precise points on the body. The Move is a rolling-type motion using the thumbs and forefingers, and is designed to stimulate the connective tissue and nerve pathways. The Wait times allow the body to relax, thereby allowing the body to heal itself.

There are a wide variety of acute and chronic conditions for which Bowen Therapy is used. Some of these issues include, but are not limited to, improvement of mobility, reduced stress and pain, increased energy and circulation, lymphatic drainage and detoxification.

Bowen therapy can be used to decrease back pain in expectant Moms. Baby Bowen can be used to treat colic and digestive issues in young children.


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Linda Campbell

Linda Campbell has always had an interest in health and wellness and was thrilled to discover Bowen therapy. After hearing of and experie... Read More

Reflexology is a natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet, hands, and ears, which correspond to every part, gland, and organ of the body. By applying specific pressure using thumb, finger and hand techniques, reflexology reduces tension, improves circulation, and promotes the natural functioning of the related areas of the body.

A Reflexology treatment provides stimulation of the reflexes that correspond to other parts of the body. The benefits of Reflexology are improved flow of energy, improved blood flow, improved cardiovascular circulation, release of toxins, unblocked energy pathways. The body is put into a state or relaxation, once the body relaxes the healing and repair can begin.


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Linda Campbell

Linda Campbell has always had an interest in health and wellness and was thrilled to discover Bowen therapy. After hearing of and experie... Read More


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