Heather Hickson LAc, DOM, CRMT
NSEV & TCM Acupuncturist
Heather Hickson is a licensed Acupuncture Physician in the state of Florida. She graduated magna cum laude from Everglades University where she received her Bachelors of Alternative Medicine and from Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine where she received her Bachelors of Health Science and Masters of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture.
Heather’s passion to become a healer started early on in her childhood. As a child, she studied, collected and believed in the healing power of crystals, such as the amethyst crystals that lay amongst the Biomat. In 2010, Heather successfully published a study on cellular rejuvenation using Far Infrared Rays, Negative Ions and Amethyst Crystals. By eighteen, Heather started researching heavily on ways to heal diseases naturally, with a strong determination to examine the root problem of all disease. Immersed in books, didactic courses, and seminars on integrative nutrition, wellness, and mind bodywork, Heather became a master in Reiki and Integrated Energy Therapist.
As a licensed Acupuncturist and an expert in NSEV™, a modern adaptation of an ancient Chinese medicine and acupuncture healing system that addresses a person’s core patterns of functioning, Heather is able to assist her patients in reversing many ailments (from acute to chronic) through her usage of ancient herbs, nutrition, Biomat therapy, Moxibustion, Cupping, Magnet Therapy with Ion pumping cords, Reiki, Medical Tuning forks, Sound Therapy, Aromatherapy Oils, IET, Injection Therapy and shared group acupuncture. Other areas of healing she offers include the Mei Zen method of healing which treats from the inside out including cosmetic acupuncture, fertility, and weight loss. Heather expertise also includes private lessons and seminars on the Usui system of Reiki and Food Healing (how to reverse disease through the power of super-foods and herbs).
Colleen Thompson LMT, CNMT, CMMP
Licensed Massage Therapist
Colleen Thompson is a licensed medical massage therapist with over 23 years of experience in her field. Her passion for massage therapy, health and wellness lead her to help assist people on their way to optimal health. Colleen graduated from Florida College of Natural Health where she obtained her massage therapy license. She then furthered her education by getting a Neuromuscular Massage Therapy Certification from the NMT Institute of St. Petersburg, Florida . Additionally, she received her Medical Massage Certification from the Science of Massage Institute under Dr. Ross Turchaninov in Phoenix, AZ.
With a passion for clinical work and helping athletes, Colleen joined the physiotherapy team for Cirque Du Soleil’s La Nouba in Orlando Florida. While working with the performers she also worked for a Neuromuscular Massage Therapy Clinic. She has spent many hours working with chiropractors as well as in 5-star resort spas. Colleens specializes in multiple therapies including medical massage, swedish, sports injury, controlled deep tissue, myofascial release and neuromuscular therapy with a focus on postural issues. Colleen's customized massages provide an effective and relaxing treatment leaving you rejuvenated and on your way to wellness.