Kim Cooper has been actively practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine since she graduated from The International College of Chinese Medicine (Victoria) in 1999. Upon graduation, she spent 10 weeks in Nan Jing, China conducting her internship. She practiced under many Chinese Doctors studying acupuncture in the outpatient clinics and spent time studying in the hospital’s herbal departments of gynecology, dermatology, and cardiovascular diseases.
She returned to Canada to be married and opened a practice in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. She then traveled with her husband to Cranbrook, BC and established a practice for approximately 3 years. She now resides in the Cowichan Valley, and has two wonderful children.
Kim is very actively continuing her professional development having studied with many well known teachers and practitioners of Chinese Medicine over the years.
German Auricular Medicine:
Kim has pursued the study of German Auricular Medicine with the Vital Princtiple Institute http://www.vitalprinciple.ca/. This is the study of Ear Acupuncture (more info here). She continues to advance her training and incorporates the application of laser frequencies for diagnosis and treatment of her patients.
She has completed an advanced course of instruction in Facial Acupuncture (see Facials page).