Your Team

Your Team

Dr Maria Papasodaro, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

Dr Maria Papasodaro ND

I am a Naturopathic Doctor and Owner of Nature’s Touch since 2007.  I want to empower you to get to the root cause of your disease and prevent disease.  I have the solution to your health concerns by using nutrition, bio-identical hormones, thyroid hormones, B12 injections, acupuncture, herbs, counselling and supplements.  At the end of the day it doesn’t matter what you are experiencing because it is about optimizing the system in your body that is deficient or in disease.  I help my patients discover their food sensitivities, hormonal imbalances and bridge the connection between their body and mind using Bach Flower essences.  Let me help you begin your journey to wellness and empower your health!


Dr Oscar Hernandez, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

My focus is on men’s health and resolving ongoing health challenges. I was inspired from growing up with several brothers, and relating to challenges in their lives. I have a focus on cardiovascular disease, and have concentrated my efforts on learning to treat issues with digestion.

I am fascinated with the link between mood and gut, and believe that mood related issues can be addressed by improving diet. I am a practitioner who listens to his patients, and is determined to understand and relate to them.

Speaks Spanish/Hablo Español


Dr. Danielle Diva, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

As a registered Naturopathic Doctor, I am committed to empowering and guiding my patients along their journey towards optimal health. Mental emotional wellness, women’s health and weight management are the main focus in my practice.  I address my patients’ health concerns by emphasizing the connection between the body, mind, and spirit. I teach the tools and provide the resources for my patients to live their life with energy, purpose and joy.  Effective treatment plans are created through the use of specialized testing and natural therapies such as herbal medicine, nutrition & diet, lifestyle counselling, nutraceuticals, and acupuncture. Establishing a strong partnership with medical doctors and other health care practitioners is also vital to my commitment in providing the best health care for my patients. 


Daniela Jeffcutt, PHEc, RD

Registered Dietitian

I am a Registered Dietitian, Professional Home Economist, and Integrative Nutritionist. I hold 2 university degrees in Nutritional Science. I am a member of the College of Dietitians of Ontario, Ontario Home Economists Association, Dietitians of Canada, and Canadian Society of Nutrition Management.

For over 20 years I have worked in the nutrition and supplement industry. I work with children and adults with many conditions, including diabetes, weight loss, heart disease, picky eating, celiac disease, IBS, and chronic kidney disease. I truly believe that food is medicine!


Physical Therapies


Consuelo “Cons” Fidelis Marie Bringas D.O.M.P

Osteopathic Manual Practitioner

Osteopathic Manual Practitioner

My goals are achieved by the use of highly refined sense of touch that is developed over many years of training. This refined palpation skill allows me to feel not only surface muscle tension and inflammation but also deeper muscle issues and distortions.  I have spent time working with a wide range of patients suffering from digestive and other visceral problems, chronic migraines, chronic back and neck pain, motor vehicular accidents, neurological conditions such as Cerebral Palsy, parkinson’s, stroke, as well as prevention and rehabilitation of sports injury.  I also have a passion for special needs children.

As a member of the Ontario Association of Osteopathy & Natural Medicine and the Alliance Canadienne de Medicine Alternative I am currently completing my certification in Craniosacral Therapy. 

Janice Taylor, RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Janice Taylor, RMT

I graduated from the Massage Therapy Program at Humber College.  I treat all my clients on an individual basis through a combination of therapeutic and/or relaxation techniques based on your specific health needs.

I am skilled in several techniques including Swedish, Deep tissue, Prenatal/ Children, Sports, Trigger point Therapy, and Myofascial release. My primary goal is to empower and develop a positive rapport with all my patients. I strive to bring awareness and knowledge to my patients by encouraging them to take an active part in their overall well-being.

Sareeta Choundhry

Physiotherapist

With the bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy, I am a highly capable professional who is well versed in treating all age groups from geriatric to pediatrics. I am well trained with over 7 years of experience in treating back pain, neck pain, sport injuries, pre and post operative, other soft tissue injuries, pediatrics, geriatrics, joint problems, and concussions. As a Physiotherapist  I use Manual therapy- mobilization and soft tissue technique. Rehabilitation – exercise programmes specific to the individual problem, muscle imbalance correction, posture re-education, ergonomic advise. Electrotherapy- interferential current, ultrasound , TENS.  

Counselling


Gagan Vasudeva, MSW RSW

Social Worker

Challenges of life sometimes rip us off our strengths and resilience, and we feel stuck, getting anxiety, angry, hurt, depressed or numb. As a Social Worker, I can help you loosen the grip of these experiences and accompanying thoughts, emotions and body sensations. So you can unleash the potential within and be the person you were meant to be. Together, we work on your goals taking one step at a time and before you know, you are leaping ahead. Come, let’s talk about it.


Art as Therapy

Art as Therapy provides Art Psychotherapy for children, youth, and adults of all ages. We use a client-centered, strength-based approach to help our clients discover their inner strengths and build the skills necessary to face emotional and life challenges. Our clients have the opportunity to engage in the process of making something while talking through their challenges and concerns. Previous art making experience is not a requirement. Please call (905)783-5939 or (416)907-3665 to book an appointment at our Brampton satellite location. Visit www.artastherapy.ca for more information

Reiki Therapist/ Life Coach

Sandy Camarda

Certified Reiki Therapist/ Life Coach

Negative thoughts, beliefs, and emotions can attach themselves to our body’s chakra energy centres which causes energy blockages. As a Reiki Therapist I am skilled at recognizing and clearing these energy blockages in order to promote better physical and mental health with the use of aromatherapy, crystal energy and sound healing. As a certified Life Skills Coach, I also offer one-on-one consultations where I work with the client in developing problem-solving behaviours and mindfulness practices to better manage their life. I address issues such as stress, low self-esteem, negative self-talk, grief, difficult relationships, childhood triggers and unhealthy habits. I can help you live a happier healthier life!


Medical Aesthetics

Alessandra Marlena

Medical Aesthetician

I want to share my passion with you. I want you to feel beautiful and confident in your own skin. I have been in the beauty industry for over 15 years, starting out as a make-up artist in 2008. After learning and mastering the art of make-up application, I decided to combine my passions for makeup artistry and skincare – becoming a licensed Medical Aesthetician in 2009. My approach is one that encompasses all the technical knowledge with a relaxing and soothing touch. Because of my dedication and love for the beauty industry (the libra in me) I have gained the credibility and loyalty of all my clients. A true master of all services offered. All your skin care needs can be met simply by putting your face in my hands. Certified in 20 different procedures I am not stopping here. My love for beauty and uplifting people to look and more importantly feel their very best is extremely rewarding. I truly hope to touch the lives of my clients and look forward to meeting you soon.

Can check out her website at www.alessandramarlenabeauty.ca

Staff

April Hilts

Full Time Naturopathic Health Coordinator

Gagan Sandhu

Part Time Naturopathic Health Coordinator

Empower your health with Nature's Touch Naturopathic Clinic