Instructor

Faith A. Christensen, ND, is a Naturopathic Doctor in private practice in Monroe, Utah and Colorado Springs, CO specializing in Women’s and Children’s Health. Dr. Christensen earned a four year doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University, the “Harvard” of naturopathic medical schools, a BA in Botany from the University of Washington and an Associate in Nursing from Excelsior College. Dr. Christensen founded and operated a successful naturopathic clinic in Seattle for several years, practiced in Chicago and continues to practice in Colorado Springs, CO  before moving to Utah. Dr. Christensen focuses on the structural, nutritional, mental and emotional aspects of health.

She has taught Craniosacral therapy since 1998 through Integrated Bodywork Institute, as an adjunct faculty at Bastyr University and thorough VIS Medicine. Dr. Christensen has studied with Nancy Soliven, MD, DC, Nancy Patterson, ND, LM, Upledger Institute, Alain Gehin, DO and Claudia Kohn, DO. She has published six manuals for various Craniosacral classes, Surviving Cold and Flu Season Naturally, and lectures across the country on health and bodywork.

She strives to find the cause of disease and illness through careful history taking, functional blood work, salivary hormone testing, digestive stool analysis, food allergy testing, and neurotransmitter testing. She encourages each patient to find wholeness in all aspects of life and empowers people to take charge of their health.

Professional Affiliations
American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (www.naturopathic.org)

Education
B.A. Botany, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
A.A. Nursing, Excelsior College, Albany, NY
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA

Licensure
State of Washington, Naturopathic Doctor # NT 1072
State of Utah, Naturopathic Doctor 8053046

Specialized Training
Craniosacral Therapy
Visceral Manipulation
Homeopathy: Luminos Institute Master Homeopathy Training
Neuromodulation Technique (NMT)