The Center for Holistic Healing, LLC provides a unique approach to integrative and alternative healthcare. We endeavor to embrace every person experiencing health challenges by integrating the spirit, soul and body to restore well being for the whole person and by providing education leading to physio-emotional healing. We offer therapies using state of the art technologies and modalities, and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team of therapists and research professionals to provide a well-rounded plan of care.
Julia Schulenburg BSN, NMD, CTN, CLT began clinical practice in 1989 with a BSN in conventional medicine. She specialized in critical care for pediatrics and adults, research and epidemiology with infectious disease, and healthcare education. She currently practices as a Traditional Naturopath and became internationally certified in Manual Lymph Drainage and Decongestive Therapy. Dr. Schulenburg received training in integrative medicine with William Lee Cowden, MD, MD(H) who is a USA board-certified cardiologist and internist and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board and Professor of the Academy of Comprehensive Integrative Medicine of Panama. Dr. Schulenburg continues to collaborate with Dr. Cowden. She also collaborates with Jonathan Walker MD, who is Board Certified in Neurology & EEG, and a number of other physicians, well established therapists, and research professionals to provide the most effective therapies and educational resources available. With this broad scope of education, Dr. Schulenburg has integrated her own knowledge and experience of western medicine with integrative forms of healing and various BioEnergetic and quantum physical modalities.
Manual Lymph Drainage Therapists, like Dr. Schulenburg, are internationally certified in manual lymph drainage and accredited by The Dr. Vodder School International from the original Dr. Vodder Method of Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD®) and Combined Decongestive Therapy originating in Austria. Every therapist has been taught by an expert lymphologist. The Vodder MLD training provides the highest standard of therapists trained by knowledgeable instructors for hands-on techniques that achieve excellent results.
Ida Gaither, a close counterpart, became internationally certified in Manual Lymph Drainage in 1985 by Dr. Vodder in Austria and also studied with Casey-Smith in Australia. Her broad range of experience in dentistry, massage therapy, the King Method, color and light therapy, balanced nutrition, and Ortho-Bionomy brings together a unique skill set of knowledge as an MLD therapist.