Kerry McCaslin, Whidbey Homeopathic
Description: Homeopathic medicine is natural, effective, safe, and nontoxic. It addresses physical conditions, and emotional/mental and behavioral issues. I provide care & support for all age groups, from prenatal to seniors.
Lynne Donnelly, Whidbey Island Holisitic Health Association
Description: The Whidbey Island Holistic Health Association (WIHHA) is a network of holistic practitioners on Whidbey. With members from all over the island, we offer everything from acupuncture to Zero Balancing -- and everything in between!
Denice Bochantin, Bochantin Arts
Description: Denice Bochantin is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who provides counseling services, clinical supervision and consultation for a broad range of concerns, with a passion for the care of women, children and young families. She specializes in the support of pregnant, postpartum and parenting women who wish to heal old wounds and understand the challenges they face, learning positive coping strategies and building their inner-strength. In-home and video conferencing visits are used to make services easier to access when leaving home is difficult. Brief solution-focused therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing and family systems theory are utilized to open opportunities for growth within a safe, supportive, trauma-informed client/counselor relationship. All of us are on an incredible journey, and working together we can free ourselves to enjoy it fully and provide for the needs of our children.
Miri Levi, Just Living Healthcare
Description: Miri is a Family and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She provides lactation consultations for breastfeeding moms and babies in their homes in Anacortes, Oak Harbor, La Connor and Mt Vernon. Miri is also available for sick visits for minor acute illnesses such as the flu, colds, strep throat and bladder infections as well as consultations regarding birth control or other women's health issues. Help with postpartum depression, childbirth and breastfeeding classes, and help with infant sleep is also available. Miri accepts most health insurance plans and can prescribe medication when needed.
Diane Ripper, Diane Ripper Hypnotherapy
Description: Diane Ripper is a registered Hypnotherapist and the creator of "Hypnotic Childbirth," an original online hypnosis course offered through Bellingham Technical College, designed to help women reduce anxiety for a more positive birth experience. Extensive exercises in relaxation, visualization, and overcoming obstacles include the best self-hypnosis techniques to achieve an optimal state of mind for labor and birth. The online forum allows for self-paced learning while still connecting with others. Private sessions are also available in Bellingham or via FaceTime.