Training and Credentials

  • Bachelors of Science in Natural Health Sciences through Bastyr University, 2002.

  • Licensed as a Massage Practitioner through Brenneke School of Massage, 2002.

  • Craniosacral levels I, II & III Bastyr University, 2000, 2001 & 2005

  • Masters of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Bastyr University, 2005

  • Nationally Credentialed through the NCCAOM, 2005

  • Completed final clinical rounds in Herbal Medicine at the Shuguang hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Shanghai, China in Internal Medicine, Gynecology and Traumatology, 2005.

  • Completed Yoga Teacher Training through Moksha Yoga, 2003 and Patanjali International Yoga Foundation, Rishikesh India, 2006

  • Nutritional Therapy Practitioner training through the Nutritional Therapy Association, 2011

  • Certified GAPS Practitioner Training with Dr. Natasha Campbell McBride, 2012

  • Restorative Wellness Practitioner Training, Levels 1 & 2, 2014

  • Restorative Wellness Practitioner Training, Level 3, 2016

 

Chaya has a passion for learning to expand her knowledge, refine her skills and continue to grow as a practitioner in order to best serve her patients.  She regularly continues her education with a variety of courses in Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine and Nutritional Therapy.