Laurel is a Licensed Acupuncturist and maker of herbal tinctures using plants from her garden. She graduated from Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM) in 1992. She enjoys treating everyday concerns of emotional stress & physical overexertion as well as helping people manage chronic illness. In addition to body points, Laurel often adds ear acupuncture for addictions, stress, and trauma to help people discover their own inner quiet and strength.
Amy is a Licensed Acupuncturist, a graduate of Bastyr University, who has been practicing since 2012. She is nationally board certified in acupuncture (NCCAOM) and has excelled both in school and in medicine by earning her bachelor’s degree in neurobiology from UW and teaching acupuncture techniques at Bastyr.
Laura is a Licensed Acupuncturist and practitioner of herbal medicine. She graduated from the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NIAOM) in 2003 and is nationally board certified in acupuncture (NCCAOM). Laura has post-graduate training in woman’s health and enjoys working with children, athletes, and people battling psycho-emotional challenges.
Steve is a Licensed Acupuncturist who received his Masters from NIAOM in 1999 and his Doctorate from PCOM in 2018. He is nationally board certified (NCCAOM) and has post-graduate training in orthopedic and sports acupuncture with Dr. Whitfield Reaves of California. Steve specializes in orthopedics and physical performance, but treats many types of illness and injury. When Steve’s not poking, he’s either teaching at Bastyr, practicing Taijiquan or working on his next book.
Sara has a background in education and administration and has “worn many hats”. She recently retired from a full-time corporate position to spend time pursuing more pleasurable activities such as playing with her dogs, reading, photography and working with other art media. Among those pleasurable things is helping out at the NorthSea where she has been a patient for several years. She loves the warm and friendly atmosphere and is using her background to find new ways to spread the word about acupuncture, and in particular, the NorthSea!
Katie is a holistic healing enthusiast. She recently finished yoga teacher training and her first season of herbalism apprenticeship. Having been a patient at NorthSea she has encountered many benefits of acupuncture and hopes to continue learning about this ancient healing method and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Katie is excited to be a part of the NorthSea team.