We are delighted to welcome Sara Hodgkinson, Registered Acupuncturist to the fertility & women’s health care team at Two Rivers Health.
Meet Sara Hodgkinson, RAc
Sara is a registered acupuncturist with 10 years of experience as a practitioner of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine. Specializing in women’s health, Sara aims to bring harmony to your menstrual cycle, assist in fertility treatments, and offer care and support before, during and after pregnancy and labour.
Fertility to Fourth Trimester
We are very excited that she will be helping us provide for the growing demand for fertility & pregnancy acupuncture services in our Well Conceived Fertility program, and that you’ll have the benefit of her care and expertise throughout your pregnancy, birth preparation and new life with baby.
With a particular interest in postnatal care, Sara is especially passionate about helping to nourish and replenish new mums during their ‘fourth’ trimester.
Unique Training & Experience
Sara has studied a diverse range of modalities and disciplines which help her to assess and help facilitate healing through many different avenues. Sara completed her four-year Bachelor of Health Science in Acupuncture from Endeavour College of Natural Health in Melbourne, Australia. Also certified as a yoga instructor, Sara has experience working in pain management and also provides her knowledge of primal movement based on the works of bio mechanist Katy Bowman. She has studied with world renowned women’s health and fertility experts Debra Betts and Claudia Citkovitz, as well as Toronto Acubirthing for one year. She apprenticed with renowned Toronto fertility acupuncturist and personal trainer Anne Matthews R.Ac. She completed an internship on the labour and delivery ward of Lutheran Medical Centre in Brooklyn, NYC which focused on assisting women in natural labour strategies.
An interest in spiritual healing and emotional wellness also lead her to study the unique techniques known as esoteric acupuncture pioneered by American acupuncturist Mikio Sankey Lac.
She is a certified yoga teacher and natural movement practitioner who has studied under world renowned bio mechanist Katy Bowman. This study helps to assess the underlying causes of pain from posture, alignment and movement patterns.
In addition, Saras is currently working on receiving her certification as a doula.
Sara’s Care Philosophy
Sara’s unique training provides a truly holistic and multi dimensional healing experience designed to extend beyond the treatment room. With a focus on personal empowerment and education, Sara ensures that you are provided with all the information and personal support you need to succeed. From fertility to digestive issues to pain relief, Sara is here to empower your health.
Recognizing that everyone can be equipped to take good care of themselves, Sara believes in empowering her patients. She believes that her role as a practitioner is to educate and gently lead the patient toward that innate ability of self healing. She is deeply dedicated to facilitating these changes and is there with you every step of the way.