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Meet the Staff

Denver Acupuncturist- Chelsea Badders

Chelsea Badders
L.Ac, Dipl. OM.
Committed to helping others and loving the foundations of natural medicine, Chelsea has become a successful Chinese Medicine Practitioner in her ability to diagnose and treat individuals.  Although she specializes in pain, stress management, and cosmetic acupuncture, Chelsea is sufficient in treating a wide variety of conditions with Acupuncture, Cupping, Tui Na, Gua Sha, Herbal Medicine, Auricular Therapy, and Lifestyle/Diet recommendations.

She completed her undergraduate education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, holding her bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience.  After working in the pharmaceutical industry for a few years, she discovered that her interest in healthcare was actually devoted to a more naturalistic approach.  Coming to this realization, she began her journey at the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, where she attained her Master’s in Science degree, and is a diplomat of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine.

Chelsea strives to use her knowledge and devotion to the medicine to promote successful healthy lives in all those around her.


Elissa Turner
Vibrational Healer

Vibrational Healing sessions with Elissa are a transformative healing process that focuses on the release of internal discordance held within one’s energetic anatomy. Elissa is able to perceive the root cause of emotional, mental and physical ailments and aide in releasing the pain experienced by the recipient in a gentle and supportive way. Elissa connects with spirit guides and specifically targets the vibrational frequency of the recipients subtle body system to shift and release dense energy that triggers disturbance is their life.Elissa’s intuitive healing abilities were ratified by Medical Intuitive Kim Lansdowne-Walker in NSW, Australia during a course of study from 2004-2009. Her gift and skill was also recognized by an Anangu Ngankari, a Central Australian Aboriginal healer and this recognition sealed Elissa’s confidence to offer her work publicly.

Elissa is a certified Yoga Alliance 200-hour yoga teacher, 48-hour Yoga Nidra teacher and ChiBall® teacher. She holds a Clinical Aromatherapy Diploma and has over 100-hours of formal training in Shamanism. She is currently studying Yin yoga as an apprentice under the direction of Mike Ninomiya.




Amanda Jerman
Holistic Health & Nutrition Coach
Despite her vast collection of health and nutrition books and numerous tries at the latest diet fad, Amanda spent many years slumped in a painful cycle of headaches, endless allergies, lack of energy, a compromised immune system, and unable to shed those last few pounds. Desperate to overcome these obstacles, Amanda became a certified Nutrition Coach through the AFPA and continued her education through Holistic MBA to become a certified Holistic Health Coach.

Piece by piece, Amanda learned how to read her body, understand its needs, and bring balance and harmony back into to her life. After receiving such amazing results, she now thrives to help others live healthier, happier lives. She believes that feeling inspired and nurturing yourself is the best way to optimal health

While Amanda’s focus is on weight and stress management, food allergies, and digestive health, she also creates a personalized plan that is flexible and fun to help you find the foods and lifestyle choices that best support you to make gradual, lifelong, changes to reach your current and future health goals.




Abigail Meisenheimer
Massage Therapist

Abigail is a licensed massage therapist that combines sports therapy, trigger point therapy, and myofascial release techniques to identify your problem areas and smooth them out. She specializes in working with people with chronic discomforts. If you think you have to deal with whatever muscular, tendon or fascial issue that bothers you on a daily basis, think again! You will be surprised by the benefits of a therapeutic massage with Abigail. She doesn’t just treat symptoms; she treats your body holistically to help you achieve relief.