Licensed Acupuncturist, Master Herbalist, Founder
Welcome to Soholistic
Our serene space is designed to help you feel relaxed and at ease as soon as you walk through the door. Our skilled acupuncturists, the 3-person cedar infrared sauna, and the massage therapists work together to provide an all-encompassing healing experience.
Our goal is to enhance your overall well-being while addressing specific concerns and conditions through natural healing techniques. We invite you to benefit from what we offer and take the first step towards a healthier, happier you.
Jiuan Heng, PhD, CCH
Jiuan is a nationally certified homeopath who helps individuals and families to resolve personal and family patterns underlying anxiety and the diseases it creates. She uses gentle remedies and the perspective of Five-Phase theory to support, to detox and to release potential for transformation.
Michelle LaDue M.S., L.Ac.
Michelle is a Licensed Acupuncturist and a Nationally Board Certified Chinese Herbalist. She holds a Masters of Science Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She is also a Reiki Master and Shiatsu Practitioner.
Michelle has over 20 years of clinical experience specializing in women’s health, sports injury and orthopedic disorders. She brings a holistic approach to treatment sessions by combining Acupuncture and Herbs with Reiki, Massage, Aromatherapy, Flower essences, and Sound to help align the body-mind-spirit for healing.
Niko Karelas is a Licensed and Board Certified Acupuncturist & Reiki Master. He aspires to bring the best and personalized care for each one of his patients. Through his diverse background and training, he has developed a unique way to treat each patient in a very personal manner, treating all different types of afflictions. The methods are simple and designed to let the body and mind return to their natural state of rest, balance, and peace.
Ann Claire Baber MSTOM, LMT, CPT:RES
Ann has been a Licensed Massage Therapist in New York City for 13 years. She studied at the Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences in New York City to acquire her Associates degree in Massage Therapy in 2009. She also attended Pacific College of Health and Science earning a Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2020. She also studied with Katy Bowman at the Nutritious Movement Institute to incorporate healthy biomechanics and restorative exercise as a Certified Personal Trainer/Restorative Exercise Specialist.
She has studied a variety of different modalities, traditions and techniques all of which are perfectly combined into a deeply relaxing therapeutic massage tailored to your needs and preferences.
Liza is an EMDR Therapist, Abdominal Therapy Practitioner, Advanced Pregnancy Massage Therapist, Spiritual Healer, Reiki Master, Energy Worker, Licensed Massage Therapist, Licensed Creative Art Therapist, and Kundalini Pregnancy Yoga Teacher. She’s had a New York-based healing practice for over twenty years. Liza specializes in helping people of all ages with fertility issues, postpartum care, painful menstrual cycles, digestive issues, low self-esteem, anxiety, sexual trauma, fibroids, and post-miscarriage care. Liza also works with LGBTQ clients on fertility concerns and overall health.
Katie Smethurst, L.Ac., MSTOM, MBA, CHt
Katie is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist and hypnotist with over 20 years experience in natural and IVF fertility, women’s health and hormones, and digestive and emotional support. She has treated thousands of patients and worked over 15 years as senior practitioner with a renowned Chinese fertility specialist and gynecological herbalist. She specializes in custom Chinese herbal formula for optimal fertility and health.