Click here to listen to my interview about Integrative Medicine with Naturopathic Dr. Anna Columbini and host Martha Childress on KKNW 1150AM program aired 3-1-16
Clickhere to listen to my interview on Paul Vail's show "For the Love of Reiki" on VoiceAmerica internet radio (Paula's show is ranked in the top four on VoiceAmerica's Health and Wellness channel).
Click here to see my King 5 New Day Northwest tv segment "Reflexology for Stress, Anxiety and Better Health" with Margaret Larson
COMING SOON: an article about the four characteristics of shoes that are wreaking havoc on not only feet, but knees, hips, and backs
Click here to read my introduction to the announcement that the American College of Physicians has recommended Complementary & Alternative Medicine (CAM) modalities for acute back pain.
Click here for an expanded version of an article about Integrative Medicine with survey results that of the 44% of hospitals making CAM* modalities available to their patients, 85% of them cite "patient demand" as being their reason for doing so. *CAM=Complementary & Alternative Medicine modalities e.g. acupuncture, naturopathy, massage, chiropractic, reflexology
FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS: A short, online introduction as to how the Complementary Health Care modality of Reflexology may help your patients. Includes links to two directories of credentialed reflexologists nationwide
You can click the button below to read my review of Sally Kay's Reflexology Lymphatic Drainage DVD that appeared in the Winter 2017 issue of Reflexology Across America
Click hereto read my article, which includes how to find a certified reflexologist, on the Natural Choice Network website .
Click here to read my article about the problem of human trafficking into some of the "foot massage" salons in WA state, and how the legislature instituted law in 2013 to regulate reflexology and thereby help to protect the public as well as exploited workers
Click hereto read my statement in the News Tribune that reflexology was founded within the US medical system and that it is recognized by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) with research funded by NIH. While it's true that many older MD's have little to no awareness of how reflexology can be helpful, 46 top medical schools including Harvard, Yale, Johns Hopkins, Duke, UW are now teaching how CAM modalities can be integrated into our current, "allopathic" medical approach
Reducing foot and other musculoskeletal pain naturally.
Date TBD, Location: Marlene's Natural Foods Market
Sept 14, 2017, Marlene's, 2565 Gateway Center Plaza, Federal Way 6:30pm
TOPIC: Reflexology & Our Immune Systems
June 13, 2017, Marlene's Natural Foods Market, 2951 S. 38th St, Tacoma, 6:30pm TOPIC: Reflexology & Men's Health
May 18, 2017, Marlene's Natural Foods Market in Federal Way. TOPIC: Reflexology & Women's Health
Feb 21, 2017 Marlene's Natural Foods Market, Tacoma TOPIC: Reflexology & Heart Health
Feb. 9, 2017 Everest College Tacoma, Massage Therapy Program
Jan 19, 2017 Stroke Support Group, Tacid Building at TCC, 6:30-8
September 1, 2016 Multicare Cancer Support Group, in Puyallup 1-2 pm
April 15-17, 2016: Featured presenter on Friday and Sunday at the 28th annual Northwest Women's Show
January 30, 2016 10-4: Featured presenter at South Sound Healthy Living Expo
October 2015 at Marlene's Market & Deli Natural Foods in Tacoma
August 2015 Spring Ridge Assisted Living & Memory Care
August 12, 2015 Featured presenter at the Pierce County Cancer Survivorship Conference at the University of Puget Sound, convened by Franciscan Healthcare, Multicare, and the American Cancer Society.
Featured speaker for Reflexology and the Washington Reflexology Association at the Northwest Women's Show
Featured on cover of 28th Annual Northwest Women's Show program
Educating the public about how reflexology may help support heart health for national Heart Health month, February 2017; and about how reflexology may help with men's health during National Men's Health Month June 2017
One of the things I knew I wanted to do after learning about and experiencing the power of reflexology was to move it further into the mainstream -- including further into mainstream medicine. I feel fortunate to have several opportunities to do that, and I look forward to continuing to share reflexology as one of the lesser-known but wonderfully-effective Complementary & Alternative Medicine (CAM) modalities. Hyperlinks to my radio, tv, print and live presentations are provided below:
Links to my reflexology-related tv, radio, print
and live-presentation events
Educating the public about reflexology and the Washington Reflexology Association with booth and as featured speaker @ South Sound Healthy Living Expo