Monique Aucoin is a naturopathic doctor and researcher. She provides naturopathic services at the IHC with a focus on mental health, stress management, autoimmune disease and teen health.
Monique graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) and has additional training in mindfulness, cognitive behavioural therapy and mind-body medicine. She is passionate about helping individuals improve their mental health by restoring balance to the body and mind.
Dr. Jennifer Marion, ND, is a general practitioner who treats patients with a variety of health issues. She is passionate about helping her patients both look and feel their best by addressing the causes of health issues rather than simply treating or suppressing symptoms. Jennifer believes that providing her patients with the information they need to make healthy choices is one of the most important aspects of maintaining health and wellness. Jennifer's areas of interest consist of but are not limited to: anti-aging, weight loss, chronic care and pain management.
Paymon received his medical degree from Iran where he practiced as a family physician for seven years. He later moved to China and completed a five-year PhD program in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture where he was fortunate enough to be under the supervision of TCM professor Dr. Chen XinYi at Beijing University of Chinese Medicine. Paymon is currently an Ontario licensed acupuncturist.
Anna holds a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology from the University of Victoria, and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from McMaster University with a Specialization in Cognition and Perception. She is designated as a Canadian Certified Counsellor in good standing with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).
Kenn Luby, ND, is a past instructor of microbiology, immunology and genetics at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). Kenn has presented evolving naturopathic protocols in HIV care to international HIV/AIDS conferences, federal and provincial ministries, and community support organizations. He is currently an instructor in homeopathy at CCNM and has an extensive practice treating immune system disorders in collaboration with medical colleagues, with a focus on homeopathy, nutrition and counseling.
Daniel's interest in the healing power of nature began as a young child when he would spend his summers identifying and learning about medicinal plants growing wild in the woods behind his grandmother’s cottage in New Hampshire. This knowledge, that nature possesses the ability to promote healing and wellness, inspired him to follow a career in naturopathic medicine. He received his premedical training at the University of Guelph, earning a Bachelor of Science degree, with Honours, in nutritional and nutraceutical sciences in 2002.
Christianne is a licensed massage therapist, registered with the Canadian Massage Therapists of Ontario.
Christianne loves anything to do with people, health, and the body. She has always been interested in how the body heals innately, how it functions in the presence of various stressors, and how individuals subjectively view their own health. She pursued this interest academically at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, and obtained two degrees: the first a Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences, and the second an Honours Bachelor of Arts with distinction in Health Studies.
Sean McConnell, a native of Montreal, graduated from Concordia University in Montreal with a degree in Cultural Anthropology. He and his family moved to Toronto so that he could complete the four-year naturopathic program at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). During the four years at CCNM Sean was involved with curriculum development and was elected as student representative to the Board of Governors of the College.
Teresa‘s practice philosophy is to integrate the art and science of healing to provide naturopathic care for families with a range of acute and chronic diseases. She has worked at various multidisciplinary clinics treating patients with a range of conditions related to digestion, heart-health, the immune system, pain, skin, women’s health and children’s health conditions.
Teresa has extra training in acupuncture, homeopathy, healthy breast care, mindfulness-based stress reduction, children’s health conditions, and sports medicine.
Over the last eight years, working as both a clinician, and a published freelance writer, Rob has enjoyed providing his patients the benefits of natural medicines, along with educating the public about the wonderful solutions available in the world of natural therapeutics. His clinical practice remains ecclectic, however, many patients do see him for pain management, detox cleanses, insomnia, stress management, weight loss, and digestive concerns.
Alan Vu is a licensed naturopathic doctor and a member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. After a Bachelor of Science (honours) at U of T and four years at The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), Alan was accepted into and graduated from an additional 2 year CCNM Clinical Residency Program. He is currently part-time academic and clinical faculty at CCNM. Alan believes strongly in empowering patients through health education. He believes in patient-centered care that is individualized.
Zeynep Uraz is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor, a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and a member of the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. After completing her four-years of study to become a naturopathic doctor, Zeynep was accepted into the Residency Program and completed a one-year Residency with the College. Zeynep recognizes that each person is unique and provides an individualized approach to treating her patients.
Jonathan E. Prousky graduated from Bastyr University (Kenmore, WA) with a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine. He furthered his clinical training by completing a Family Practice Residency sponsored by the National College of Naturopathic Medicine. His pre-medical training was completed at the University of Toronto where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Physical and Health Education. Jonathan also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Health Sciences from Bastyr University.
Adam is a general family medicine practioner who welcomes patients of all levels of health. He provides high quality naturopathic medical care that addresses the causes of disease and utilizes safe and effective natural treatments. With an emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion, he works with his patients to educate them on how to become an active participant in the management of their own health.