Who We Are
Appointments are available on the following days for:
Arlene Myers is a Licensed Acupuncturist who began her studies in Oriental medicine in 1984. She studied Shiatsu with Robbie Fian and became a practitioner and certified instructor. She is also a graduate of the Swedish Institute School of Massage in New York City. She continued her Oriental medicine studies graduating from the New England School of Acupuncture in Watertown, Massachusetts. She opened her acupuncture office on Cape Cod in 1989 where she maintains a busy practice in Mashpee. In 1997 she began studies in Allergy Elimination Technique (NAET) with Dr. Devi Nambudripad in Buena Park, California. She has been a Certified Acutonics Practitioner and Senior Teacher since 2004, working with Donna Carey in Taos, New Mexico.
Hours: Monday/Tuesday 9:00am-4pm, Wednesday 11am-5:00pm, Thursday 9:00am-12:30pm
Call our office for an appointment and more information.
A native of Peabody, MA, Elizabeth graduated from Mt. Ida College in 1986 and Lesley University in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Human Services and Art Therapy. She earned her Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree and became licensed to practice in Rhode Island and Massachusetts to serve patients with in a holistic approach with modern treatments.
Specialties include musculoskeletal pain, digestive harmony, emotional support for anxiety or depression, skin disorders, detoxification, and stress reduction.
Elizabeth is trained in Cosmetic and Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and has studied under world-renowned anti-aging and facial rejuvenation acupuncture specialist Martha Lucas (creator of the Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture System) and is able to effectively address a wide variety of facial concerns.
Elizabeth is available for phone consultations during the hours below.
Debra Avery is a practitioner of energy medicine. She provides treatment sessions of Craniosacral Therapy, Sound Healing, and Shamanic Healing. To empower others to assist themselves, Debra also teaches self-care energy practices, such as Reiki and basic acupressure routines. She gifts the Nine Great Rites of the Munay-Ki and trains others to gift these life-changing rites. Debra provides Personal Reconnections as well as Reconnective Healing sessions.
Her current passion is astrology - exploring our relationship with the greater cosmos. Debra offers astrological consultations, teaches introductory astrology classes, and co-facilitates experiential planetary workshops. Debra is a Reiki Master/Teacher, a licensed massage therapist, and holds a master's degree in Human Development. She began her training in energy medicine after a 25-year career as a consultant for individuals with autism. She teaches workshops/classes and sees clients throughout Cape Cod, Southeastern MA, as well as providing distance energy treatments.
Hours: Fridays and some other days by appointment.
Contact Debra directly for availability and more information.
Maxine Bornstein is a Master's prepared Registered Nurse, Certified Holistic Nurse, and Reiki Master Teacher with over 3 decades of healing practice experience. She has been in private practice for over 10 years and sees additional clients in Boston, Osterville, Mashpee, New York City, and Newport, RI.
In addition to over 25 years in Community Health and Public Health Nursing at local Visiting Nurse agencies, her background features extensive health care administration, including patient advocacy, standards of compliance and practice and geriatric specialization. For ten years, Maxine worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health as a Health Care Facility Inspector and Investigator for Health Care Quality inspecting nursing homes, hospitals, clinics and other health care agencies advocating for patients and clients. Maxine has also served as an assistant professor at Cape Cod Community College and Community College of Rhode Island instructing nursing students.
Maxine received her Master's degree in Nursing from Boston University and studied stress reduction techniques and "Relaxation Response" at the Beth Israel/Deaconess Hospital Mind Body Clinic with Dr. Herbert Benson. She has also studied with traditional Reiki Master Teachers, Suzanne Hill, Libby Barnett and Maggie Chambers and Suzanne Nathan-Ariel. As a graduate of the Stillpoint School of Integrative Life Healing, Maxine developed additional spiritual guidance and skills from the founder Dr. Meredith Young-Sowers.
Perhaps, what makes Maxine an excellent healing practitioner is her compassionate listening skills and her love for her clients. Maxine provides her clients with a holistic nursing assessment, a Reiki session, usually lasting 45 minutes to an hour, interventions to take home and use and referrals if needed.
As of May 2018 Lauren is no longer working out of this office.
Hours: See message above for contact/referral information.
Prior to entering the wellness field, Karen was in the technology industry employed by Sun Microsystems for 14 years in various positions in Operations and Marketing. She has earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Eastern Nazarene College, and a Master of Science in Natural Health, graduating with honors from Clayton College of Natural Health.
Hours: Weekends by appointment
Barbara Skelley is a certified chair yoga instructor who has been teaching yoga on Cape Cod for over 15 years. She has taught at Sportsite Health and Fitness, Falmouth Health and Fitness, Centerville Yoga, and Cape Cod Community College , as well as privately. She has experience with all ages and ability levels, and is able to customize each class to the needs and abilities of her students.
Hours: Teaches chair yoga Fridays 10-11am
Contact Barbara directly for class registrations or questions.