Links and Resources
Within the Gresham clinic where I work:
Mt. Hood Natural Health, LLC ~ the clinic space
Full Circle Acupuncture ~Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine
Inner Balance Chiropractic ~Chiropractic Care
Gresham Balance BodyWorks ~Swedish & Barefoot Massage
Vibrant Family Medicine ~Primary Care Naturopathic Doctors & Midwives.
Gather- Professional Counseling Services
Other Portland Metro Area Excellent Health Care Providers:
Montavilla Community Acupuncture ~ community & private appointments with excellent providers.
Tom Takehuchi, DC: 503-255-5011
Thai Massage Therapists and Teachers:
The Naga Center- Excellent Thai medicine & massage school. Right here in the metro area.
TraditionalThaiMassage.org - Inspiring teachers and massage therapists in Beaverton, OR.
Portland Thai Massage ~Lauren Ferreira, LMT
Ākāsa Thai Healing Arts- SE Portland/Division
Emily Gowen, LMT -NE Portland
Erin Wright, LMT- North Portland/Mississippi
Stephanie Paley - Lake Oswego, OR.
Non-Portland Thai Practitioners:
Jim Madras- Eugene, Oregon
Montana Bodyworks- Missoula, Montana
The Mala Room- Bath, Maine
Further Thai Medicine Information:
Traditional Thai Medical Theory for Bodyworkers
Available at Powell's Books or online at Amazon.com.
A Thai Herbal:
Updated edition 2014.
Reusi Dat Ton
Wells Yoga --David Wells, teacher of Indian Yoga and Reusi Dat Ton and painstaking researcher.
Other Health Related Resources:
*Ice Delays Recovery by Dr. Gabe Mirkin (the doctor who coined the term R.I.C.E)
Ice Is For Dead Things - Chinese Medicine's View (which tends to agree with Thai medicine's view).
A very incomplete list, but it will get a person started.
A Buddhist version of AA. A nice alternative for anyone wanting a different approach to a similar process.
Sustainability, Food & Nature Education:
Cascadia Wild- Animal tracking and naturalist skills
Oregon Metro Nature Education -For adults & children
Portland Fruit Tree Project - distributing the wealth of area fruit from participating private properties
Snow Cap - Feeding the hungry just down the street from our office.
Yelp- Find me and other local businesses.
Photography on this site by:
Django Boletus Photography
Dave Herbertson Photography
Sarah Carl & Friends