Therapists

Susan Forhan, LMP
Susan graduated from the Brian Utting School of Massage in 1995 and has been practicing for 19 years.  Susan specializes in deep tissue work and in the treatment of injuries. During her many years in the Eastlake neighborhood she has been on the board of the Eastlake Community Council and helped found the Eastlake Merchant’s Association.  A healthy community and community relationships are very important to her. “My focus isn’t on just having you feel good for an hour, I want you to feel good for 5 to 6 weeks at a time.” Provider with Aetna, Cigna, Group Health, PIP, United.

Jennifer Edson, LMP
Jennifer graduated from SMS in 2009. Provider with Aetna, Cigna, First Choice, L&I, Premera Blue Cross, PIP.

Jessica LaPrade, LMP
Jessica graduated from Ashmead College in 2004. Provider with Aenta, Cigna, First Choice, Premera Blue Cross, PIP.

Haydn Engelke, MSA LAc
Haydn (pronounced Hi’den) is a graduate of Bastyr University where she earned her Masters in Science in Acupuncture. She is also Nationally Board Certified in Acupuncture (NCCAOM). Her practice specializes in the treatment of women’s health and gynecology, as well as with chronic conditions such as fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, depression, digestive problems, allergies, and chronic pain and injury. Combining the ancient theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine with her intuitive skills, she customizes each appointment to offer a complete and effective treatment that embraces the mind, body, and spirit connection. Her treatments include a combination of Acupuncture, Chinese massage (Tui Na), cupping, electro-acupuncture, moxabustion, Chinese herbal medicine, lifestyle counseling and patient education. www.easternelements.com

Scott Wurtz, LMP, PBP, AI
Scott is a Professional Bowenwork Practitioner and Associate Instructor.  He began his studies in 1981 with Lomi Lomi and Shiatsu therapies. However, Bowenwork opened a whole new paradigm of healing when Scott suffered a shoulder injury in 1994. Scott’s extensive training in Bowenwork (Bowenwork Academy USA), Reiki (Norman Jean Young), CranialSacral (Bastyr University), and specific massage techniques will best supoort and empower your wellness  potentials.  He is now certified to teach Bowenwork, the area where is he most passionate.  www.werestart.com