Bowen Island Wellness Center

Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine


2000 – present
Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Private practice, Bowen Island Wellness Centre
Bowen Island, BC

1999 – present
Founding and managing partner
Bowen Island Wellness Centre

1988 – present
Registered Acupuncturist, TCM Practitioner
Private practice
1989 – 1992 Delbrook Naturopathic Medical Clinic, North Vancouver, BC
1992 – 1999 West Bay Clinic, West Vancouver, BC, founding and managing partner

1983 – 1985
Assistant, acupuncture and herbal medicine clinic in rural village of Tepostlan, Mexico

1982 – 1983
Shiatsu masseuse, Whistler and Bowen Island, BC

Post-Secondary Education

1980 – present
Ongoing continuing education in TCM with teachers in Canada, U.S.A. and Europe

1998 – 2000 Canadian College for Chinese Studies, Victoria, BC
Graduate studies, upgrading to Dr.TCM

1985 – 1988 Canadian College for Chinese Studies, Victoria, BC
Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine
First formal TCM/acupuncture class to graduate in BC

1978 – 1981 LLB
UBC Faculty of Law, Vancouver, BC

1972 – 1978
Undergraduate studies in Linguistics, Languages, and Psychology
UBC Faculty of Arts, Vancouver, BC

1973 – 1974
Diploma of French Language and Civilisation
L’University de Paris IV (Sorbonne), Paris, France