Amy is a licensed acupuncturist with the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice and board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She graduated with a Masters Degree in Acupuncture from the Minnesota College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Northwestern Health Sciences University. She is an active volunteer with Acupuncturists Without Borders offering trauma healing relief to those in need. She traveled to Nepal in the fall of 2015 after the devastating earthquakes. Her most recent work since May 2016 has been in Greece, working with Syrian and Afghan refugees in refugee camps north of Athens.
Amy is a certified reflexologist, trained in the Ingham Method, through the International Institute of Reflexology. She was first introduced to reflexology twenty years ago and fascinated by the idea of working the feet to benefit the whole body. She is part of a staff of therapists that initiated the Integrative Therapy program at the Fraunshuh Cancer Center at Methodist Hospital, offering Reflexology and Reiki to patients receiving chemotherapy. She has received advanced Reiki training.
She is passionate about bridging the gap between Eastern and Western medicine by helping people experience the benefits of preventative and integrative care.