Kristin is Co-Owner at Apothecary Tinctura and mama to a wonderful family. She is dedicated to supporting the empowerment of women by helping them remember and reconnect to their divine feminine gifts and unique soulful essence. Kristin first learned about earth based healing traditions from her grand-parents, which has guided her to a special relationship with ancestral and lineage practices. She is a Women's Health Educator whose teachers of Aviva Romm, MD, Ann Drucker and the lineage of Ms. Beatrice Waight, Rosita Arvigo, Tami Kent, Rosemary Gladstar, Sandra Ingerman, and many others including her team of colleagues. Kristin is trained in Maya Abdominal Massage Practices, Holistic Pelvic CareTM, traditional spiritual healing, plant spirit & herbal medicine, Shamanic Journeying and is a Certified Hypnotherapist. She is registered nurse, with a bachelors in science, as well as a bachelor of arts in Behavioral Science & Anthropology, and a Master's Degree in International Relations. Kristin has also recently started her training as a Nurse-Midwife.
Marian Rose brings over 20 years of experience in the healing arts to Apothecary Tinctura. She creates peaceful sessions that allow clients to experience release and relaxation, facilitating a return to wholeness for a sometimes fragmented body or soul. Her greatest gift is the integration of physical and energetic medicine into healing sessions. Trained in therapeutic, neuromuscular, oncology, lymphatic, lomi lomi, prenatal and Thai massage, she is skilled at infusing treatments with focused, balanced and truly customized body work. Shamanic healing, Reiki, Traditional Spiritual Healing, Bioenergetics, and chakra medicine are infused seamlessly into healing sessions to create powerful energetic and spiritual rebalancing. Specializing in Mayan abdominal massage, Marian offers safe nourishing space for women to explore and unfold into their most rich vital selves during any phase of their journey. Around the shop you might hear her referred to as the "baby whisper", she has a special love and talent in caring for those cultivating fertility and preparing for birth.
Kimberly has spent the last 18 years cultivating her love and passion for the natural world and sharing it with others. She is well versed in the healing arts. In addition to being a clinical herbalist, Kim is also a Certified Massage Therapist and Aromatherapist. She practices many different modalities including Mayan Abdominal Therapy Practitioner, Mayan Tradition Spiritual healing, Lymph drainage massage, and Ashi-atsu barefoot massage. She has worked for 13 years at Apothecary Tinctura teaching classes in Herbal Medicine and Aromatherapy, and works in the clinic. Her practice at Apothecary and her own private practice has an emphasis on women’s holistic health. She loves time in nature teaching people about wildcrafting, medicine making, and plant identification. Kim Studied herbal medicine with Micheal Moore at the Southwest School of Botanical Medicine. She also studied Aromatherapy with Kurt Schnaubelt at the Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy
Adrian is a certified nutritionist, certified clinical herbalist, and botany enthusiast. He originally trained in bioregional herbalism at the Columbines School of Botanical Studies in Eugene, OR. He then moved to Boulder to get his Nutrition and Clinical Herbalism Certifications at the Colorado School of Clinical Herbalism. His key values around health and healing work include:
- Trusting a person’s own wisdom about their body
- Respecting diverse identities and experiences
- Body-positivity and health at every size
- Holistic approaches to health that acknowledge structural violence
- Being trauma-informed
- Harm reduction
Yvonne Matthews is a holistic nutritionist. She is passionate about creating harmony based on what we put in our bodies and how we live our lives. Her mission is to empower you to feel your best, live a fun and happy life, through nourishing food and lifestyle choices. Yvonne offers full nutritional assessments, individualized Meal Plans with recipes and shopping lists, and more for whatever level of support is needed. She will help get to the root of any health issues that you might have, optimize your digestion and nutrient absorption, as well as identify some self-care tools to support your best life. Yvonne received her nutritional consultant certificate from Bauman college in Boulder, Colorado. She also holds a Bachelor of science in Mathematics and studio art from Georgetown University.
Lee holds a Masters of Classical Five Element Acupuncture from the Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture in Louisville, Colorado. During this three and a half year program, he engaged in 3,500 hours of education; including over 500 hours of hands-on clinical training.
His background includes training in women's health- using acupuncture, moxibustion and herbs to support issues around conception, pregnancy, post-partum and menstruation. This include helping people with fertility, turning breeched babies with moxibustion, supporting a healthy pregnancy, helping with morning sickness, helping to encourage the body to go into labor, alleviating menstrual cramps, and more. He has additional training in acupressure, shiatsu, herbology, and nutrition and can do low or no needle treatments upon request.
REbecca Hilton, LMT & Ayurvedic Body Treaments
Rebecca began her career in the healing arts nearly twenty years ago as a Licenced Massage Therapist, specializing in Neuromuscular Therapy and Deep Tissue Massage, a yin/yang approach to her bodywork sessions unfolded due to her natural inclination for Energy work; as in.. just letting the energy flow! A simultaneous career in the healing art of singing, songwriting and recording led Rebecca to perform at various Spirit Conferences and Festivals over the next twelve years. In 2010 her path led her to Yoga, where she felt instantly at home, combining Yoga Teaching, Yoga Therapy and Massage Therapy for her clients and community. Recently Rebecca has been immersed in learning the ancient art and science of Ayurveda, and comes to Apothecary Tinctura offering insight on healthy practices, diet, lifestyle, herbs and body therapies with her unique Ayurvedic perspective. Rebecca is a 2017 graduate of the Ayurvedic College for Wellbeing and is available for individual private consultation, lifestyle coaching, bodywork, Ayurvedic body therapies, and sharing her ever increasing love and knowledge of herbs.
Every session with Rachel begins with entering into a co-creative space of magic and healing. Drawing from a variety of modalities Rachel creates custom sessions that nourish soul and psyche.
Using a combination of tarot, Reiki, shamanic journey, and sound healing, these sessions balance and align chakras, tug at the subconscious to reveal messages from your higher self and promote deep healing.
Cheyenne is a Licensed Massage Therapist, certified in Somatic Processing and Somatic Trauma Resolution. A third generation advocate and activist in the realms of nonviolence, social justice, women's empowerment and conscious birthing practices, she utilizes a body, art and nature-centered approach in her trauma-informed practice to empower Spirit & Self-Led living. Whether in Bodywork or Somatic Processing sessions, she supports her clients in connecting to their inherent health, power and wisdom.
Cheyenne offers Integrative Healing Sessions which may include her skills in biodynamic, integrative style of bodywork, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Five Element Theory-Informed Touch, Structural Integration, Breathwork, Sound Healing and Vocal Toning. Her unique and powerful style helps clients to integrate multiple somatically-based modalities to empower them in self-led healing, resolution of stress and trauma, and to increase resiliency.
Geneva Montano, CPM
Geneva is a Certified Professional Midwife and Birth Doula offering homebirth midwifery care, doula services, prenatal, postpartum and well-woman care. She offers a monthly pregnancy support circle/ceremony at Apothecary Tinctura that is open to anyone by donation with complementary prenatal care before and after circle for those in need. She offers spirit medicine and womb care sessions to those who are trying to conceive, pregnant or postpartum. Geneva is a Colorado native and a mother of four children. She is trained and certified in sacred womb care, sacred pregnancy, sacred postpartum, prenatal yoga, birth art and spirit medicine. She has explored many paths of spirituality and has a deep personal practice and love of all things divine. She is committed to making homebirth and spiritual birth accessible to birthing people in Colorado. Sliding scale services available. www.sacredbirthdenver.com
Rebekah is a mother to three girls, body worker, student midwife, and intuitive healer. After a pilgrimage to the Ix Chel temple in Cozumel, she found her path and soul journey in earth based spirit medicine, and since then has been apprenticing with Kristin Schuch. She combines her nearly 20 years of body work practice with her ability to see/sense energy to offer an experience of intuitive healing touch, holding space for each person on their journey to peace, connection, and wholeness. Rebekah offers Wild Soul sessions and Ceremonial Bodywork at Apothecary Tinctura.