Practitioners

CLINIC Alternative Medicines comprises a diverse collection of talented, committed practitioners, working independently but in community with one another.  We come together to share resources, to help and teach one another, and to have one another as resources to offer to clients.  Please read all about our community of practitioners, and join our community of wellness- seekers!

If you are a practitioner interested in joining us, please see this page!  If you’d like to help us out, please see this page!

If you are a practitioner working elsewhere in the area and would like to use our curated health shop as a resource for your clients, you can check out our online stock list and communicate with us about arranging a sale for your client!

  • Abby Beale, CCH RSHom(NA)

    I am a nationally certified classical homeopath who has been studying homeopathy since 2003 and in formal practice since 2013. I am also involved on the Board of the National Center for Homeopathy where I am currently Board President. I became interested in homeopathy over 20 years ago when my nine-month old son had repeated […]
  • Ashley Mader, PhD, LICSW

    Dr. Mader earned both a Doctorate in Human Sexuality and Master’s in Social Work from Widener University in the Greater Philadelphia area.   She leverages her research on older adults sexuality experiences and extensive knowledge in individual therapy, group therapy, and addiction groups to provide focused private and class-size support.  Her efforts in leading and promoting […]
  • Emma Lee, LAc

    Emma graduated from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in 2009, with a focus on Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shiatsu massage and Chinese herbal formulation. In her undergraduate work she had a concentration in American medical history and botanical medicine, and she spent many years traveling and studying herbal medicine traditions around the U.S. and beyond. […]
  • Fred Bogin

    Fred is a retired pediatrician with 38 years of experience.  He has had extensive training and experience in hypnotherapy for children and adolescents since 1979.  His hypnosis training was with The American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, and most recently the National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute.  He is certified […]
  • Heather Welch- Smith, CCH

    For the last 13 years Heather has been dedicated to learning about a wide variety of healing modalities with the desire to bring her clients sound advice and help them obtain their health goals, offering alternatives to traditional western medicine. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2017 with a degree of Business […]
  • Janel Monet, LMT

    Janel is a Licensed Massage Therapist that has been practicing bodywork since 2011. Her introduction into massage came while studying  Thai Massage at the Thai Massage School in Chiang Mai, Thailand. She was immediately intrigued by how seamlessly massage could relieve both physical and emotional tension. She continued her education, ultimately studying Swedish, Deep Tissue, […]
  • Jennifer Green, LMT

    BlueFern Massage Therapy Jennifer is a nationally certified massage therapist and a 2005 graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute, formerly in Cambridge, MA. Additionally, she holds a B.A. in Art History from Bates College.  She is a long-time member of the American Massage Therapy Association and is a preferred practitioner with the Society for Oncology Massage. Jennifer […]
  • Jennifer Nery, LAc

    Owner of CLINIC Alternative Medicines Jennifer Nery graduated from Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in September of 2009, with a special emphasis on Chinese medical research.  She began her practice on State Street in Northampton in April of 2010. In November of 2011, she started CLINIC Alternative Medicines, so that she could better serve patients […]
  • Keita Grace Lambert, LMT

    Keita is a second-generation massage therapist in her family, and has been practicing massage therapy professionally since 2001. She has studied at the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY, The Esalen Institute in Big Sur, CA, Maui School of Therapeutic Massage in Maui, HI, and Lotus Palm in Montreal, CA. Keita is a member of the […]
  • Lauren Osborne, LMT

    Lauren Osborne is a gentle soul with a compassionate and nurturing heart. As a recent graduate of The Massage School in Easthampton, MA she is eager to take on new clients and help them on their journey towards healing and rehabilitation of the body. Lauren believes that by fine-tuning every massage and focusing on the […]
  • Mary R. Kolodny, LMHC

    I bring an open mind and heart to the essential work of facilitating healing and personal growth. I believe that client and therapist are co-creators of the therapeutic process, and my goal is to attune to your goals and world-view to identify how best to assist you, wherever you are, with whatever you are facing. […]
  • Shawna Stern, LMT

    Shawna is a massage therapist specializing in relaxation massage, namely Swedish,  trigger point therapy, and cupping therapy. She is a graduate of The Massage School in Easthampton, Massachusetts. Shawna is constantly seeking to fine-tune her skills, awareness and professional growth. Shawna’s goal for every diverse client is to create and sustain change within the body, […]
  • Victoria Michel, Shamanic Healing Practitioner

    Victoria is a Shamanic Healing Practitioner, Interdisciplinary Arts & Social Justice Educator, LGBTQ Activist, Poet, and Performance Artist who proudly offers her shamanic healing services as a steward and wisdom keeper trained in the practices of the Andean shamanic tradition. A graduate of the Four Winds Society Healing Light Body School and the Gaia School […]