Clara Cohen - Registered Acupuncturist
& proud owner of Healing Cedar Wellness in Port Moody
Clara Cohen comes from the French Alps, where her family used Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Physiotherapy and Massage as their main healing sources.
She graduated from Grenoble University with a Bachelor in Applied Nutrition. When she moved to Canada she became a Personal Trainer, and managed 2 fitness clubs in Vancouver and West Vancouver for 8 years. She has extensive training in exercise physiology, sports nutrition and weight issues. She has appeared on Breakfast Television twice, and has given countless workshops on natural health to many corporations, schools and community centres. She maintains her CPR and First Aid certification current.
She is a graduate of the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine of Vancouver, where she completed a 5 year program at the Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine level. She has been a B.C. registered Acupuncturist since 2003 with CTCMA, and focuses mainly in women's health and mental health. She has been part of the Port Moody & Coquitlam Acupuncture community for many years.
She has treated successfully uterus cancer, ovarian cysts & fibroids, dysmenorrhea, fertility issues, anxiety, depression, insomnia and much more…
Clara Cohen is currently teaching at the Boucher Institure of Naturopathic Medicine in New Westminster, and enjoying every minute of it. She also keeps taking seminars and workshops on natural health to further improve her knowledge and to help her patients with their healing process.
Clara has been a presenter at 2 conferences. She spoke at the 2011 BCNA conference and talked about Chinese Medicine and fertility. She was also a speaker at the first Cancer Symposium presented by the Boucher Institute in February 2011, about the benefits of Chinese medicine as part of cancer treatments.
On her spare time, Clara enjoys hiking with herb husband and her yellow Labrador retriever, mountain biking, playing tennis, and trail running. For relaxation, she loves to read with a cup of tea, cook french food while having philosophical conversations with her friends or watch a good movie.