Wellness and balance realized through whole foods, special diets and food supplements. Focus is placed on adapting a healthy relationship to food and eating. The food paradigm is seen as food as energy, food as medicine, and food as information.
Education on herbal remedies to restore the body’s self-healing mechanism and vital force. Herbal remedies are extracted from leaves, flowers, roots and other plant parts. They may be used in capsules, teas, tinctures, baths, steams, or topically. Herbs connect us to the heart of the earth and to her ancient healing power. They help restore the balance deep with in us because the pants themselves embody wholeness. Medicinal plants feed and nourish our entire systems and instill within our hearts the spirit of life and beauty. The effectiveness of herbal remedies is often traced to their high concentrations of vitamins, minerals and other chemical constituents. Herbs help heal the reproductive organs and balance hormonal levels. They aid in restoring overall vitality and health.
A nutritional and supplemental program designed to restore proper detoxification and elimination of waste as well as improving absorption of nutrients. The treatment focuses on the proper functioning of the liver and gastrointestinal system as well as elimination of lifestyle factors and foods, which promote disease and toxicity.
The Qi Energy or Vital Life Force, constitutes and shapes all living beings. The Five Elements describe the state of constant flux and transformation of the Qi in relation to patterns of balance and harmony. Chinese Medicine is the art of daily living in harmony with the laws of nature. It is an ancient natural wisdom of health and healing. This profound science of living encompasses the whole of life and relates the life of the individual to the life of the universe. Chinese Medicine takes into the consideration of body, mind, consciousness and spirit to make a true system of holistic healing; it is a 5,000 year old medicine, which umbrellas an array of modalities to harmonize human beings.
Glass cups with suction are placed over the acupressure points or areas where there is pain and tension. It releases spasm and removes toxins from the area.
This therapy is an application of heat to a specific area of the body for the purpose of treating imbalance and disharmony. It increases the QI and warmth in the area. This technique is done by burning an aromatic herb called mugwort over the acupressure points.
Chakras are the 7 energy centers associated with different physical, emotional and spiritual states. Balancing may be done with essential oils and manual therapies to create proper flow and alignment throughout the body.
The application of essential oils to treat physical and emotional states. Essential oils are distillation extracts of the aromatic compounds of plants. We always use the highest quality essential oils in the proper percentage of dilution.
An exploration of the interaction between emotional, spiritual and physical factors in the balance of ones health. Some of the techniques may include meditation, visualization, art, and imagery.