Dr. Mark J. Romano – Naturopathic Physician, Sheng Zhen Qigong Teacher
Dr. Romano practices holistic medical arts under a National Board Certification and a Connecticut State Licensure. His education includes an undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree with a specialization in Human Kinesiology, and a Doctorate of Naturopathy.
His naturopathic approach is to integrate western medical sciences with eastern healing philosophies to impart to his patients a SAFE, EFFECTIVE, and NOURISHING way to restore health in their lives.
Holistic medical art services employed by Dr. Romano include:
- Biotherapeutic Drainage
- Nutritional guidance
- Holistic Body Centered Therapy
- Qigong training
Dr. Romano focuses on serving individuals, teens and children seeking relief from a wide range of physical ailments including pain, fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, and chronic illness.
Nora is a health and wellness coach in Fairfield county that specializes in an authentic approach to help people bring balance to their whole life. Her diverse background of healing modalities include yoga philosophy, meditation, Ayurvedic counseling, Vedic astrology, energy/Reiki healing, positive perception coaching and personal training. Nora identifies her clients as her teachers, guides and family as they have opened her heart and mind to believe in the strength of the individual spirit and the innate ability to heal itself. She believes in leading her life with love, gratitude, compassion, kindness, faith and empowerment. Nora has been leading people in their journey to self healing for ten years and continues to educate herself through self study, working with a broad spectrum of clients, and accumulating other speciality certifications.
Nora's sessions include a unique healing approach customized to the individuals needs. Contact Nora for a free initial consultation.
AWC (Ayurvedic wellness counselor)
Kripalu Yoga Teacher (200 hrs)
Jikiden, Shoden Reiki practitioner
is a Movement Therapist, currently pursuing a M.S. in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Upon graduation he will be a Licensed Acupuncturist and a Clinical Chinese Herbalist. Having initially been certified in two styles of Yoga (Kripalu & Kundalini), Spencer has gone back to graduate school in order to increase his skill and subtlety in promoting health and wellbeing. His BA’s were in Classical Civilizations & Religious Studies with an emphasis on Eastern Religious Traditions.
His initial focus on the spiritual aspects of being have weaved their way into Spencer’s movement style. By training & exploring through his style, one comes to gain both: strength, flexibility & grace of body; and resolve, adaptation & grace of mind.
is a graduate of the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy Clinical Program. Having completed levels one and two in Upledger Craniosacral Therapy, she is now undertaking training in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy directly with Franklyn Sills who pioneered the development of biodynamic approach to craniosacral therapy and was the early innovator in this field. In addition, Michelle has been studying Sheng Zhen Qigong since 2006 and teaches at the Westport Weston YMCA as well as at Barefoot Medical Arts.
Michelle's aim is to help clients find the inner peace and joy that we all possess and which ultimately leads to self healing.
Tanvi received her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from University of Bridgeport in 2013. She is currently working on her state licensure. She is currently finishing her Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine also at University of Bridgeport.
She started her journey to help people stay healthy at UCLA in 2003 by studying Microbiology as an undergraduate student and finished her Research Internship at National Institute of Health in Washington, D.C., where she was introduced to Alternative and Complementary Medicine. She became aware that prevention-with diet & lifestyle can reduce health care costs and improve access to health
Through her own experiences and working with patients in clinic and community, she believes passionately in the ability of body to heal itself and the healing power of nature, one of the most fundamental philosophy in naturopathic medicine. She has specialized training in Japanese Reiki, Cranio-Sacral Therapy, German Biological Medicine and Whole foods &Plant Based Diet. Her doctoral thesis focused on Sound healing and Meditation. She practices Kundalini Yoga which uses power of movement& sound for deep healing and relaxation.She wants to integrate her eastern spiritual background with western naturopathic principles to help her patients and larger communities.
She wants to continue bringing awareness on natural health and wellness via educational workshops & lectures, writing articles, community acupuncture and meditation. She organizes community drum circles at Sea Side Park, Full moon ceremonies and hiking trips. She values the connection with Earth and Universe, being in harmony cycles in nature and looking at disease and trauma as a way of deeper understanding of nature and life.