Dr. Emina Jasarevic, ND

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Dr. Emina Jasarevic is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor and the Clinic Director of Mind Body Soul Integrative Clinic.

Dr. Emina has focused expertise and extensive training in hormone rebalancing, helping patients through all stages of life. She helps men and women increase energy and lower stress, restore adrenal and thyroid function, enhance fertility, reduce symptoms of PCOS and PMS, better manage peri- and postmenopause, and overcome anxiety, depression, and irritability.

Born and raised in beautiful BC, she completed her naturopathic medical doctorate at the esteemed Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington. Prior to this, she completed her bachelor of science in psychology (with minor studies in biochemistry) at the University of Northern British Columbia.

Dr. Emina employs a wide range of functional medicine lab testing and evidence-based therapeutics to provide comprehensive, holistic, and effective patient-centred care.

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To learn more please visit http://www.dremina.com

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Anita Bratt, ND

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Dr. Anita Bratt is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor with a practice focused on autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, and childhood developmental disorders. She maintains an active practice in Kelowna, BC, while lecturing to students, the public, and physicians, as well as being a published author.

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To learn more please visit https://drbratt.com

Dr. Chris Halldorson, ND, 

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Dr. Halldorson uses an evidence-based approach in his treatments. He combines current medical knowledge with naturopathic and conventional therapies. Dr. Halldorson aims to diagnose and treat the main cause of his patient’s health concerns in order to yield lasting improvements to their health and well-being.

Dr. Halldorson works with his patients to improve their concerns surrounding cardiovascular and metabolic health. Having an extensive background in endurance sports, Dr. Halldorson also works with athletes of all levels to improve their nutrition, and remove any health obstacles to achieving their personal best results.

Dr. Halldorson completed his naturopathic training at The Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine in New Westminster. Prior to this, he completed a Bachelor of Arts in Languages and Sociology at the Augustana Faculty at the University of Alberta. 

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To learn more please visit http://drhalldorson.com

Dr. Nicole Hartman, ND

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Dr. Nicole Hartman is an experienced, licensed Naturopathic Doctor and previous adjunct faculty at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine where she taught physiology and pathology for two years.

Dr. Hartman works as a primary care naturopathic physician with expertise in digestive health, thyroid health, and weight loss. She has a focused interest in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome, menopause, and hypothyroidism.

Dr. Hartman received her training in naturopathic medicine from the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine after graduating with a bachelor of science from the University of British Columbia. As she comes from a science and research background, she focuses on using evidence-based medicine and laboratory testing to guide her treatments.

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To learn more please visit www.drhartman.ca

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Tara Irwin, MA RCC

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Tara is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with over ten years of experience providing mental health care. She uses a collaborative approach in addressing a wide range of concerns; from adjustment difficulties to severe and complex challenges, such as substance use, suicidal and self-injurious behaviours. She has advanced training and a focused interest in the treatment of borderline personality disorder and is experienced in addressing issues that commonly bring people to therapy, such as anxiety, depression, relationship problems, fertility or postpartum challenges, and feelings of stress, anger, loneliness, or inadequacy. She is committed to helping others achieve wellness and balance in their lives.

Tara integrates an attachment theory framework and emotion focussed, cognitive/dialectical behavioural and mindfulness-based therapies to provide care that is individualized and client-centred. She has a warm and friendly approach that helps people to feel safe and secure in sharing personal challenges and she provides a compassionate, respectful, and non-judgmental perspective on complex struggles and coping difficulties.

Tara provides support for individuals and couples, as well as families of individuals struggling with substance use or mental health concerns.

Tara has experience providing counselling in community mental health programs. She has worked in a holistic residential addictions treatment setting and has taught in the psychology department of the Okanagan College. She holds a Master of Arts Degree from the University of British Columbia.

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Jessika Robertson

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Jessika was born and raised in the beautiful Okanagan. She enjoys anything to do with the outdoors, such as hiking or walking her three dogs, camping, and having a nice glass of wine in the summer sun or tea in the cold winter. She has her own business as a photographer as well as her own bartending company. Jessika spends most of her days off with family and friends. She enjoys running and going to the gym, being healthy, and staying fit.

Jessika graduated from Okanagan Collage here in Kelowna to become a Medical Office Assistant. Since her graduation, she has worked shift work at Kelowna General Hospital as well as being an Ophthalmology technician at a busy popular corneal practice.

She is happy and excited to start her new adventure at Mind Body Soul. She cannot wait to start helping and encouraging patients to live a healthier, happier lifestyle.

Haylee Thomas

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Haylee is new to the Okanagan. She grew up in the East Kootenays surrounded by the Rocky Mountains in the small town of Cranbrook. She has worked at multiple medical offices and enjoys learning new things, challenging herself and working with people. She is very excited to start a new chapter in Kelowna as a part of the Mind Body Soul Integrative Clinic team.

In her free time, Haylee loves playing team sports, hiking and traveling. She has backpacked many European countries and throughout Southeast Asia.

Haylee is passionate about all things health care related and plans to eventually further her career by becoming a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer at British Columbia Institute of Technology. 

 

Nissa Cochrane, RMT


Nissa’s passion lies in empowering her patient’s to re-establish their health and wellness within the Kelowna community. Nissa has a deep understanding that every person’s wellness journey is unique and will guide her patient’s through the unfolding their system is asking for. Nissa incorporates NeuroKinetic Therapy(level 3), myofascial release, joint mobilizations, hydrotherapy, trigger point release, deep tissue massage and Swedish massage techniques. 

Within our space Nissa will be:
-Intuiting, imaging, listening to your body and attending its calling.
-Releasing, activating, reawakening your original patterns of wholeness. 
-Talking about the moments you are going to take to re-establish your wellness away from the clinic.
 

To learn more please visit: https://nissacochranrmt.com

Accepting new patients.