Thuja Wellness is an integrative health clinic that envisions healing and offering a better quality of life by promoting holistic services and therapies. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that empowers patients to live their best life. As part of being a Vancouver based health clinic, we believe in building a community of practitioners that collaborates to create a healing and integrative plan.
To offer you the best treatment, we count with the following designed services:
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Meet our practitioners
Certified Pilates, ELDOA and Yoga Instructor
Marla Waal has over 25 years of experience teaching movement as certified Yoga, Pilates and ELDOA instructor.
Dr. Jane Peterson
After a personal low back pain experience, Dr. Jane Peterson decided to become a chiropractor to help others. She has a Bachelor of Science degree and a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree with honours.
Kaitlin Newman, B.App.Sc, M.Ost.
Kaitlin is an Australian Osteopathic Practitioner with a Masters of Osteopathy who offers holistic treatment and education for those suffering from pain and impairment.
Ila Casselman, M.Ost.Med
Osteopathic Practitioner & Owner of Thuja Wellness
Ila Casselman is an Australian trained Osteopathic Practitioner. She completed her Master's of Osteopathic Medicine in 2012 & opened Thuja Wellness in August 2019. Collaborative Medicine is her why.
Dr Samantha Bowen, N.D
Dr. Sam Bowen gained her doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine & provides a safe environment for patients to feel empowered to reach their health goals.
Kelsey Bru, R.Ac
Kelsey is a Registered Acupuncturist (R.Ac) who brings a holistic approach to her patient care, using acupuncture, cupping, gua sha, and moxibustion to address the root cause of your health concerns.
Mareike Buthmann, CHN, ROHP, RNCP, Metabolic Balance® Coach
Mareike is a Certified Holistic Nutritionist who helps individuals with nutritional planning and meal preparation, focusing on the importance of whole foods and a balanced diet for optimal health.
Loren Thompson, RPC-C
Registered Professional Counsellor, Reiki Master
Loren Thompson is passionate about helping individuals, couples and families through life's changes & challenges. Specializing in supporting women through conception, pregnancy and parenthood.
Meena has a career background as a Licensed Practical Nurse and Kundalini Yoga. Her goal is to educate women allowing them to gain confidence in their body’s ability to give birth.