CHIROPRACTIC / ACUPUNCTURE
Edward G. Miller, D.C., Dipl.Ac (IAMA)
Dr. Edward G. Miller is a licensed Chiropractic Physician, a certified Medical Acupuncturist, Quantum- Touch healer and holistic practitioner. In order to gain a broad perspective on healing holistically, Dr. Miller has studied a variety of healing arts, including Acupuncture, Acupressure, Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy, Quantum-Touch Healing and holistic nutrition. He is both technically skilled and highly intuitive.
Receiving his D.C.(doctor of chiropractic) degree and BS (bachelor of science) degree in Human Biology from the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois. He continued his education and received his Diplomate in Medical Acupuncture from the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture, Inc. in Kansas City, Missouri.
Dr. Miller provides both Gentle Chiropractic Treatments and Holistic Health Visits. He combines a number of therapeutic modalities (including gentle chiropractic, acupuncture, acupressure, energy healing, Quantam-Touch and holistic nutrition) and takes into account the whole person to accelerate healing and to optimize health, well-being and vitality.
Founder of the Community Acupuncture Program at the O Center, Dr. Miller created access for people to experience the benefits of acupuncture and help remove the barrier of cost from healing. In a Community Acupuncture session, a person is surrounded by other people quietly receiving treatment at the same time. This is not a lack of privacy but an opportunity to experience treatment with family, friends and community. Dr. Miller believes this shared state makes individual treatments more powerful.
Dr. Miller offers ZYTO scan and Low Level Laser therapy technology in his practice. ZYTO technology performs a Bio-Survey of the body addressing 76 bio-markers. This allows a practitioner to know exactly which areas of your body need support to get back in full balance. Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) is an alternative therapeutic approach for a variety of both acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions. Both technologies can help practitioners make better decisions for their patients and clients.
To learn more about these therapies visit the Technology for Wellness page.
Dr. Miller is part of the Onsite Wellness Team at the Oneida Holistic Health Center.
Visit his website: I C Health and Wellness website for more information.
COUNSELING, COACHING, and ENERGY WORK
Torin Lee, Executive & Life Coach, Pastoral Counselor,Reiki Master, Motivational Speaker & Author
Torin Lee is passionate about helping people navigate through life’s transitions! Embracing a holistic approach, Torin considers all aspects of a person, including body, mind, and spirit, in her practice. Using both her coaching and energy healing skills, Torin successfully empowers, inspires, and motivates others to “know and grow their own personal power” to affect positive change in themselves and their environment.
Torin holds undergraduate degrees in political science and sociology, and has studied psychology, coaching, leadership, sex therapy, organizational development and training. Torin is a certified Reiki Master, the highest level of Reiki, the ancient art of healing. Reiki Masters have the most profound intuitive perception.
Pastoral Counselor and Life Coach
Certified as a pastoral counselor and life coach, Torin brings more than 20 years of coaching, communication, training, and business experience to her practice. Torin has assisted diversified clientele including teenagers, women, couples, families and business leaders in motivating and inspiring them to create a passion-filled life.
Trained by Nancy Shanteau, founder of The Folkloom School and Skills for Change Coaching Program, Torin blends these highly-successful principles in her coaching practice. Skills for Change Coaches practice systemic power analysis and embodied practices, the creative, dynamic forces of Energy Awareness, Creativity and Writing Coaching, as well as Bodywork and couples, family, and group Mediation, Problem Solving & Conflict Resolution. Torin abides by the IFC(??) Code of Ethics.
Captivating her audiences, Torin uses humor and vivid storytelling to relate personal experiences of over-coming some of life’s most difficult challenges. She uses her expertise and “fearless” tactics to transform a serious issue into a visual feast and enlightening experience. Audiences walk away with a new perspective on how they can achieve a balanced and abundant life. Torin would be excited to engage, educate and entertain at your next event. Sample topics may include: Communication, Creative Change, Innovation, Personal Growth, Surviving a Crisis (death, divorce, illness).
Torin has written and published articles, workbooks and books on how to deal with crisis and change and come out the other side happy, healthy and productive.
A native global citizen (she has resided in CA, CT, CO, DC/VA, MO and Australia, just to name a few) she currently resides in Marlborough, CT and Washington DC.
Catherine Haugh, Reiki Practitioner
Catherine’s spiritual journey has brought her to the Oneida Center as a certified Reiki practitioner. Bringing unique and intuitive energy to her practice, she aims at sharing healing energy to help facilitate balance and healing for others. Catherine is a super-positive person, and excellent listener and communicator.
As a Reiki practitioner, Catherine has successfully acquired the necessary knowledge of Reiki, having completed the attunements required to heal herself and others. Catherine pays special attention to the Chakras, the seven energy centers, in a person. Chakras are the openings for life energy to flow into and out of our aura. Their function is to vitalize the physical body and to bring about the development of our self-consciousness, and are associated with our physical, mental and emotional interactions.
Catherine is also owner of SiS Designs, where she creates spiritually inspired jewelry and gifts. Since its inception in 2009, Catherine has created many collections and signature pieces of handmade jewelry. She has always had an attraction to jewelry and an innate love of working with her hands. Nature and the spiritual world are inspirations as evidenced by her collections: Angel Wings, Dragonfly, Butterfly, Tree of Life, and healing gemstones and crystals. Craftsmanship is an integral part of her business. Not only does her jewelry go from design to production under one roof, it is made with love and healing energy.
Catherine also holds jewelry making workshops, classes and home parties. Her wealth of knowledge and engaging teaching style ensures everyone has a fun and fulfilling experience.
Visit her website: http://www.sisdesigns.info for more information.
Becky Cook, Integrated Energy Therapy and Fusion Living Specialist
Becky Cook is an advanced level Integrated Energy Therapy® (IET) practitioner, a certified Reiki practitioner and a holistic Health Coach accredited by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.
As an Integrated Energy Therapy® practitioner, Becky uses angelic energy to work directly with a person’s cellular memory and energy field to get the “issues out of your tissues”. IET supports self-healing at physical, emotional, mental and spiritual levels. IET also helps to safely and gently release limiting energy patterns from the past, empower and balance your life in the present, and embody your full potential as you move into your future.
Becky is also creator of the “Fusion Living” concept. Her life journey has led her to develop and practice “fuses” together many layers of our lives to create a life that is healthy, balanced, and beautiful.
Becky demonstrates her artistic passion by creating unique, one-of-a-kind jewelry from Fused Glass. Becky intuitively understands glass and its unique personality as it is transformed through fusing and cold working. It’s amazing how glass can transform from individual sharp bits into magical pieces, stunning with light and color. She shares her love of glass by offering workshops and parties in her home studio in Hebron, CT. Becky can also bring her jewelry collection to your home or office. Becky Cook Fused Glass Jewelry is for sale at various local stores and boutiques or by contacting her.
Theodore Michael Falbowski, Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Manual Lympathic Massage Therapist
Ted received his B.A. (bachelor of arts) degree in Psychology from Central Connecticut State University. Interested in finding a career where he could enjoy the satisfaction of helping people in a positive environment, Ted went on to graduate from The Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in Newington, CT. He is a nationally certified massage therapist and a member of The American Massage Therapy Association.
Ted is skilled at many massage therapies, including Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Geriatric, Manual Lympathic Massage and Chair Massage.
Known for his compassionate and gentle nature, Ted customizes each massage to fit a person’s needs and addresses specific client concerns. He addresses client issues whether its recovering from an injury, concerns with chronic pain, or the need to relieve stress. Massage is exceptionally beneficial for increasing the level of oxygen in the blood, decreasing muscle toxins, improving circulation, and flexibility while easing tension.
Ted is also certified in lymphatic massage, also called lymphatic drainage or manual lymph drainage. It is a technique developed in Germany for treatment of lymphadema, an accumulation of fluid that can occur after lymph nodes are removed during surgery, most often a mastectomy for breast cancer. Other reasons?
Ted specializes in geriatric massage therapy which is designed to address the specific needs of the elderly population. This type of massage uses gentle and light application of massage techniques and can include passive stretching and a light oil or lotion to permit muscles to be worked on without causing excessive friction to the skin. These techniques can help enhance blood circulation, combat depression, improve balance and flexibility, reduce the pain of arthritis, increase joint mobility, improve posture, and encourage overall well-being. It has also been shown to relieve anxiety and provide comfort, especially to touch-deprived elderly clients.
Colleen E. Dumas, Licensed Massage Therapist & Certified Reflexologist
Colleen E. Dumas is a licensed Massage Therapist and graduated with a Certificate for Academic Excellence from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in Newington, CT. Believing the client holds the key to their own health and well-being, therapeutic massage can assist in unlocking the body’s potential for the optimal functioning of the mind, body, and spirit.
Colleen offers Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, and Orthopedic massage as well as Myofascial Release, Active Isolated Stretching, Trigger Point Therapy, and Chair Massages.
Colleen is also a certified Reflexologist. Reflexology is a popular alternative therapy and is a form of body work that focuses primarily on the feet but can include the hands. Practitioners believe that applying pressure to these reflex areas can promote health in the corresponding organs through energetic pathways. It promotes relaxation, improves circulation, reduces pain, soothes tired feet, and encourages overall healing. Reflexology is also used for post-operative or palliative care. A study in the American Cancer Society journal found that one-third of cancer patients used reflexology as a complementary therapy.
To help people benefit from massage and reflexology, Colleen is happy to offer a discount package. Prepay for a package of 5 massage/reflexology sessions, and receive the 6th session for free.
Spending time with her family, especially her son Leo, brings her much joy. Likewise, there are so many beautiful things going on in the garden, Colleen loves nature and the pleasure she gets from working in the soil, nurturing plants and watching them grow into healthy, delicious food for her family. Colleen enjoys other outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and sailing.
Colleen is a member of the Onsite Wellness Team at the Oneida Holistic Health Center and is also available to travel to your event or business. Massage is a delightful yet affordable treat to offer guests at family reunions, employee appreciation events, and bridal and baby showers.
Bonnie M. Tetro, Longevity Wellness Therapist
As a Longevity Wellness Therapist, Bonnie is dedicated to offering natural health therapies to prevent illness. She is a certified Iridologist, certified Lymphatic Therapist, Licensed Massage Therapist, and Colon Hydrotherapist. Bonnie is currently on leave of absence from practicing the O-Center but remains active as a consultant.
Dr. Jason M. Belejack, ND
Dr. Jason M. Belejack ND, or “Dr. J”, is a naturopathic physician, a certified therapeutic lifestyle practitioner and a licensed massage therapist. Graduating summa cum laude, he received his N.D (naturopathic doctorate) degree from the College of Naturopathic Medicine at the University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT. He holds a B.S. (bachelor of science) degree in Pre-Med from Central Connecticut State University. Dr. Belejack worked as an EMT for the city of Hartford, CT.
At the O Center, Dr. Belejack finds practicing naturopathic medicine successfully blends his extensive medical knowledge with a natural, holistic approach. He believes in the body’s ability to heal itself through a special vital energy and aims to prevent illness through changes to diet and lifestyle, and stress reduction. Dr. Belejack uses safe, non toxic approaches to treat an underlying cause of disease. Depending upon the diagnosis, he uses modalities including dietary and lifestyle modification, nutritional supplementation, botanical medicine, homeopathy, counseling, and detoxification treatments. Patients are treated as individuals and their treatment is tailored to their specific needs.
Dr. Belejack specializes in conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, digestive and endocrine disorders, and neurological complaints and has advanced training in pediatrics, men’s health and naturopathic oncology.
As an adjunct faculty at the CT Center for Massage Therapy, Dr. Belejack teaches anatomy, physiology and pathology. He is also a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians.
Dr. Belejack accepts most healthcare insurance. Please verify coverage prior to your appointment.
Dr. Belejack also practices and is co-owner, with his wife Kristy, of the Durham Naturopathic Health and Wellness Center, located in Durham, CT.
Holistic Nutrition counseling includes food, nutrition and healthy lifestyle coaching. Counseling incorporates scientifically-based nutrition and health information with specific counseling techniques and strategies proven to be effective in motivating change. Highly experienced healthcare professionals skilled at empowering people through education, support, and inspiration to make real changes that lead to optimal health and lasting weight loss.
Eyde Hurst, Certified Esthetician & Certified Oncology Esthetician
Eyde is a certified Esthetician. Following her interest and vision, she continued her training by specializing in Oncology Skin Care and received certification through Clinical Oncology Esthetics® (COE) training facilitated by Touch For Cancer. Founded by Mórag Currin, COE involves extensive training in understanding how cancer and therapy treatments affect the body at the dermal and lymphatic level. The program explored the side effects of cancer therapies, how those are further compounded by various medications and the importance of proper sanitation to support weakened immune systems. Certification also required Edye to learn how to perform gentle, yet effective protocols using compatible skin care ingredients. Edye is a member of Associated Skin Care Professionals and The International Society of Oncology Estheticians (ISOE).
Beyond this training, Edye had a vision of providing personalized, compassionate skin care treatment for compromised skin. Manifesting her dream, she founded “Pure Harmony Skin Care” that specializes in addressing compromised skin concerns ( at an affordable price.) Her goal is that through the power of the esthetic touch, she can provide a soothing escape for individuals battling cancer. Edye uses TecNiche Therapies® products, which are free of fragrances, parabens, sulfates and phthalates – formulated specifically for individuals with compromised skin.