Jennifer ("Jenna") is state and nationally board- certified to practice Traditional Chinese Medicine. Jenna graduated with a dual bachelors degree in both psychology and women’s studies. She then graduated from the Oregon College of Oriental medicine in 2004 with a Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and has been in practice ever since.
Jenna's areas of specialty include (but are not limited to): emotional wellbeing, anxiety and trauma/shock, head, neck and shoulder issues, headaches and migraines, pregnancy and postpartum care. She also works with fertility. Jenna loves working with people who are ready to dive deeper into healing.
Jenna was drawn to healing as a young girl and began exploring herbs as medicine as a teenager. She has worked in diverse settings from community style, to detox and recovery, women’s health, birthing centers and private practice. She is a life-long learner and has been trained in various energy healing traditions such as Mayan spiritual healing, 5 Element and Japanese acupuncture styles, Craniosacral therapy, and Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal massage, among others.
She joined the ilumina team in June 2019. Prior to that she was in private practice in Michigan. She enjoys being outdoors and connecting to nature. In her free time, Jenna studies Vedic astrology with regard to our greater connection to the cosmos and deepening her inner work. She also loves traveling and experiencing different geographies and cultures.