Paula grew up exploring nature in rural Tennessee, where her first interest in natural medicine began. She received her BA degree with honors from Maryville College with a major in Biology and a Chemistry minor. Soon after, she found the Great Northwest and naturopathic medicine, which became the synthesis of science and natural health that she would follow. Dr. Howse earned her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine at Bastyr University in Seattle, where she studied both ancient healing traditions and modern scientific methodology. Her clinical rounds concentrated on the specific practices of Dermatology, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Health, and Depression/Anxiety. Dr. Howse—Read More
Elizabeth earned her massage diploma with honors at Everest College Massage program (formerly Seattle School of Massage) in 2010. Since receiving her license, she has worked primarily in chiropractic offices in Tacoma, Puyallup, Edgewood, Everett and Whidbey Island. Elizabeth has treated injured clients as well as those seeking chronic and short-term pain relief and relaxation. Elizabeth’s approach to bodywork is integrative, employing Swedish, deep tissue/treatment and neuromuscular techniques, as well as some energy work. Elizabeth and her family relocated to Whidbey in late 2014.
I would like to start by sharing with you how I became part of Dr. Knutson’s vision for her practice. It begins by providing a warm and stress free environment for her patients and staff. She believes in the practice of Assisted Animal therapy and therefore she sought out to find that special dog to practice with her. So, our story begins. I am a 1 year old Frenchie (French Bulldog) in training as a therapy dog. I was born in Washington State to a family who couldn’t care for me. So I spent a brief moment a at wonderful—Read More
Dr. Christine Beasley is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic and has been in practice for 22 years. From the beginning, she has had an interest in the care of children, especially newborns and toddlers, and enjoys providing care for the entire family. Dr. Beasley is also a certified Health Coach, ACE Fitness Instructor and teaches local group fitness classes for both adults and children. She enjoys encouraging adults toward their health and fitness goals and is passionate about seeing kids stay active and healthy. She’s thrilled to offer Health and Wellness coaching for those seeking help while achieving—Read More
Dr. Knutson has a doctorate degree of Naturopathic Medicine and a masters degree in Acupuncture from Bastyr University. Following graduation, she traveled to China to complete additional training and completed an internship at Reijin Medical Hospital of Shanghai. Dr. Knutson has completed over 2000 hours in clinical training including: Primary Care Medicine/Family Medicine, Bastyr Center for Natural Health, Seattle, WA Family Medicine and Pediatrics internship, Emerald City Naturopathic Clinic Venture Grant Recipient from Bastyr University to Biomedical Hoxsey Clinic Internship Public Health clinical rotation, Kent, WA Women’s Homeless Wellness Shelter, Seattle, WA Sombrero Club Member with Mentors Dr. Bruce Milliman and Dr. Esteban—Read More