Elise is a Licensed Acupuncturist registered with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine of British Columbia. She graduated from the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Vancouver (ICTCMV) and is a member of The Society for Acupuncture Research (SAR) fuelling her interest in evidence-based acupuncture. Elise also holds a Diploma in Fine Arts from the University College of London, UK, and a Bachelor’s degree in Art History from the University of British Columbia.
Using the methods of this ancient system of traditional medicine, Elise aims to help others heal their bodies and relax their minds in order to lead happier, healthier modern lives. She promotes whole health living (mind, body and spirit) to prevent disease and improve resilience. Her treatment style involves a gentle, non-aggressive approach that is tailored to each patient’s individual needs integrating techniques learned from a variety of experts in the field including the balance method as taught by Dr. Sonia Tan, Dr. Yvonne Farrell’s work on extraordinary meridians and Dr. Poney Chiang’s neuro-meridian integrated model of acupuncture.
Elise works with women and couples, treating all aspects of reproductive wellness, from enhancing fertility through to pregnancy, birth and postpartum. She is proud to be a member of such a caring and proficient team at Yinstill Wellness.