Meet our Wellness Experts
Meet our amazing group of contributing wellness experts that include Naturopathic Doctors, a Green Engineer, and a Birth Doula/Childbirth Educator.
As an ND, Jenny Henderson strongly believes in the healing power of nature, and the use of evidence-based and traditional therapies in supporting each person in overcoming health concerns, restoring health, and preventing illness. Such therapies include herbal medicine, acupuncture, good nutrition and a proper lifestyle, physical therapies, homeopathy, and counseling. Jenny is currently accepting new patients at her practice in Aurora, Ontario.
Read wellness expert, Jenny’s articles for body health and mind.
Emma Rohmann is Green at Home mom to two young children and an environmental engineer with 9 years’ experience as a green building consultant. Her green living journey started over 10 years ago and in 2015 she launched Green at Home – a social media and blog campaign to provide thoughtful, practical ideas for making homes more green and healthy without breaking the bank. She also offers personalized consulting to help families save money, create a healthier home, and reduce their environmental footprint. Emma was recruited in 2015 by the David Suzuki Foundation as a Queen of Green Coach. For tip sheets and green living blog, visit her at Green at Home.
Rachel Schwartzman is a board certified and licensed naturopathic doctor, acupuncturist and birth doula. She graduated from The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, 4 year medical program in 2005 and has maintained a general family practice since then. Rachel is also the co-owner of West End Naturopathic Doulas a service dedicated to providing the best labour support to pregnant women. She is the co-founder of Toronto’s health conscious Bump To Baby Show.
Laurie McGowan is the owner and Chief Operating Mom of Adventures of Little. She is a certified Birth Boot Camp Instructor and a certified Birth Boot Camp DOULA. Laurie brings an open mind, empathy, genuine caring, and a little humour to each class and client meeting. Her job is to help couples simplify childbirth through empathy and education so they too can have the empowering birth they wish to experience wherever they choose to birth. Laurie loves coffee, pastry and her bicycle…in that order.
Meet our Contributors
Hannah Spray is a Preschool Teacher turned Mama, living on Salt Spring Island, BC. Raised by her before-their-time natural-living and eco-conscious parents, she embraces the “Green” way of life that she was happy to find is so accepted in her current island home. Owner and blogger of The Big To-Do List, Hannah shares her thoughts and experiences of positive parenting and natural lifestyle, with a commitment to uplift and empower families.
Holly LaRochelle is a passionate recreation coordinator by day, crazy farm mama of two by night. She lives outdoors: growing her own food, camping and hiking with her border collie with two active kids in tow. When she’s not outside, she’s experimenting with upcycled crafts, fresh recipes or anything else that might keep the monkeys entertained. Find her at Wild+Free Family.
Judith Lam Tang is a mama to 1 who is passionate about green, toxin-free, healthy living. She shares her journey and experiences on Juicy Green Mom so readers can feel empowered, enlightened, and inspired to make educated eco-friendly product and lifestyle choices. She was a past Queen of Green coach with the David Suzuki Foundation and continues to spread the message of going green through workshops and her blog.