Modalities

CLINIC Alternative Medicines is a community of wellness practitioners.  We aim to be diverse and comprehensive, not to mention excellent at what we do.  See our range of offerings below.

  • Acupuncture and Chinese medicine

    What is acupuncture and Chinese medicine? Chinese medicine is a whole-person healing modality that has been in continuous practice for over 2000 years.  Although it is commonly referred to in the US as ‘acupuncture’, acupuncture is merely one of the most widely-used of many treatments based on the Chinese medical theoretical system.  These other treatments […]
  • Andean shamanic healing

    What is Andean shamanic healing? Andean shamanic healing is energy healing work conducted by a shamanic practitioner that has trained in the teachings of the Andean medicine wheel and moved through the rites and ceremonies associated with each of the four directions in the Andean medicine tradition. Informed by these teachings and utilizing a series […]
  • Dreamwork

    What is dreamwork? Dreamwork is any method (including talking about dreams, writing about them, or creating art from them) that helps people gain insight, wisdom, and healing from their dreams. When you have an “Aha!” moment—when you suddenly sense what the dream has been trying to tell you—you know you have found the gold you’ve […]
  • Eden energy medicine

    What is Energy Medicine? Energy Medicine uses the body’s energy systems and the understanding of the holistic body (Mind-Body-Spirit) to create balance on a physical and energetic level.  This balance allows for healing to occur within the body on many levels.   What is energy medicine good for? Energy Medicine can help with any chronic […]
  • Five element acupressure

    Five-Element Acupressure is based on the ancient Chinese Medicine classics and on nature. It treats the entire person on a body, mind and spirit level. Five-Element Acupressure is not symptom driven. Although we do take symptoms into account, diagnosis is based on the client’s energetic color, sound, odor and emotion, displayed by them when they […]
  • Herbal medicine

    What is Herbal medicine? Herbal medicine employs plants and other natural substances according to the major healing traditions of the world: Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tibetan medicine, Ayurvedic medicine, and Western herbalism.  Practitioners of these herbal traditions can recommend lifestyle changes and herbal protocols to best suit the client’s needs.  Herbal medicine consultations treat people from […]
  • Hypnosis for children and adolescents

    What is hypnosis? Hypnosis is a state of inner absorption, concentration, and focused attention…  When our minds are concentrated and focused, we are able to use our minds more powerfully.  Because hypnosis allows people to use more of their potential, learning self-hypnosis enhances self-control.”  -American Society of Clinical Hypnosis Children regularly experience hypnotic states or […]
  • Massage

    What is relaxation massage? Relaxation massage includes a combination of Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point therapy and cupping, though every session is tailored to the specific needs of the client.  Massage is the manual manipulation of the body using smooth, rhythmic, gliding strokes to loosen the muscles, tendons, ligaments, and connective tissue.  The intention of […]
  • Psychotherapy and talk therapy

    What is psychotherapy? If you’ve ever been upset about something, but felt better after “getting it off your chest,” then you already know that talking about a problem can help you come to a solution. Psychotherapy is a form of talk therapy that empowers and enables people to address problems and difficulties by processing thoughts, […]
  • Reflexology

    What is reflexology? Reflexology is a complementary, biological, and integrative health service. It is not a belief, but a highly specialized body of knowledge. Reflexology, as it’s known today, is a science and healing art based upon the rationale that there are reflex areas, or specific points (nerve endings) which are embedded in the feet, […]
  • Spiritual healing

    Is your life everything you want it to be? Do you want to live a more joyful and happy life? Are you feeling stuck or disempowered, disconnected, lacking health, happiness or purpose? Do you feel like you are negativity magnet, or that “trouble” follows you? Through Spiritual Healing, you can receive more joy, love and […]
  • Zen Shiatsu

    What is Zen Shiatsu? Zen Shiatsu is a unique form of bodywork that provides profound rebalancing your body’s energy. It is based on thousands of years of time tested understanding from a combination of Chinese and Japanese wisdom.  Shiatsu directly treats the meridian pathways within the body that channel Ki energy– our life essence. We […]