Practitioner Washington

Gail Court 
Edmonds, WA 

Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner

Gail is a practitioner of acupressure for Dogs and Cats. Her business, Pawsitive Points, is based out of Edmonds Washington and covers the Seattle area. Gail is very interested in bringing awareness of alternative medicine to pet owners to compliment vet care and help maintain their companion's health. She offers her services in the animal's home where they will most likely be more comfortable. She continues to study traditional Chinese medicine to further her knowledge of alternative care so she can help animals in the best possible way. 

Laura Green, LMT/LMP 
Paws and Effect Small Animal Acupressure 

Small Animal Acupressure

Laura has a life long interest in holistic health thru nutrition, bodywork, and enhancing the natural healing ability of the body. She has been a licensed massage therapist since 1998, with a private practice in the Columbia Gorge, and is certified thru Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. The comprehensive nature of Traditional Chinese Medicine, partnered with organic foods, herbs and rehabilitative exercise plans, fits well into her practices with animals and humans. She welcome animals to her office space, or in home visit.

Megumi Guinn, Small Animal Massage Practitioner & Licensed Massage Practitioner 
Lynnwood, WA 

Small Animal Acupressure

Megumi, a Tallgrass Small Animal practitioner, has been practicing acupressure for over 30 years and has recently become a Licensed Massage Therapist in the State of WA. Her practice, Shiatsu for Paws, located in North Seattle, is focused on both dogs and humans. She understands the kind of care animals need to perform and feel their best. Megumi is well versed in integrating Eastern and Western holistic care.

Vicki Draper, Licensed Animal Acupressure/Massage & Human Massage Practitioner 
Redmond, WA 

Small Animal Acupressure

As a licensed Animal and Human Massage Practitioner, Vicki offers sessions at her office or on-site. In addition to being a practitioner, Vicki also specializes in creating crystal essences to support physical, emotional, mental and spiritual issues for both animals and people. Vicki's background includes Alaska Institute of Acupressure, Canadian Institute of Acupressure, and Berkeley Institute of Acupressure, Animal Acupressure with Tallgrass.

Collene Gaolach, NBCAAM
Seattle, WA 
Small Animal Northwest Animal Holistic Health 

Small Animal Acupressure

Collene works with small animals at Northwest Animal Holistic Health, as well as through volunteer work with local Seattle animal rescue groups. Her special interest is assisting senior dogs to make the best of their golden years. Collene's official qualifications include over 1000 hours of training to obtain a Veterinary Assistant certification through Pima Medical Institute, a Small Animal Massage Practitioner certification through the Northwest School of Animal Massage, and a Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner certification through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. She has also been board certified in both Canine Massage and Canine Acupressure by the NBCAAM.

Kim Goodwin 
Husum, WA 

Equine Acupressure

Kim is certified with the National Board of Certification for Animal Acupressure & Massage (NBCAAM), Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute and has over 1000 hours of training in Holistic Animal Care and Equine Therapy including: Acupressure, Essential Oils, Cell Salts, Microbials, Homeopathy, Quantum Touch, Nutrition, and Rehabilitative Hoof Care. She is the founder of Unity Horsemanship, a pathway to better human relationships through the language of the horse.

Mikki Kison, Equine Acupressure Practitioner
1787 E Lind Ralston Rd 

Equine Acupressure

Mikki Kison is a Certified Equine Acupressure Practitioner through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. She has worked with different healing modalities for animals for the last 15 years. Mikki was a contributing editor in the acupressure sections for Cheyanne West's new 3rd edition of "A Natural Path for Horses, A Guide to Homeopathy and Other Alternative Therapies" and the 2nd edition of "A Natural Path for Dogs, A Guide to Homeopathy and Other Alternative Therapies"

Mariann Carrasco, NBCAAM Equine and Small Animal
Acme, WA 

Small Animal Acupressure

She was a wildlife biologist for 35 years and now has shifted to try to help small and large domestic animals. She has been a breeder of Morgan Horses for over 40 years and has bred Australian Shepherd dogs for over 20 years.
She offers an holistic approach to animal care and is interested in bringing awareness of alternative medicine to pet owners. She uses several modalities including acupressure, essential oils, animal communication, and Reiki. Mariann is certified through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure and NBCAAM as an Acupressure Practitioner and in Equine Essential Oil Therapy and Food Therapy.