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The practitioners listed on this page offer services and treatments that are particularly suitable for people who are living with cancer.

Please go to our comments page if you are a practitioner interested in representing yourself here.

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PHYSICAL

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

Elin Bjarnason Reg. PT, R.TCMP, is a Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner specializing in acupuncture and herbal therapy. Elin owns and operates Island Acupuncture and Herbs, a full service Chinese Medicine Clinic located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Elin has an extensive health care background with over 18 years of combined experience as a Physiotherapist, health care manager and Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner. She is excited to combine her western and eastern knowledge to help support and care for those living with cancer.
Island Acupuncture and Herbs
101 - 3200 Shelbourne St.
Victoria BC V8P 5G8
Phone: 250-598-6824

See also (below) Dr. Neil McKinney, ND

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Chemotherapy

BC Cancer Agency
Phone: 250-519-5500 (Victoria)
Toll free: 800-670-3322

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Dendritic Cell Vaccination & Hyperthermia

Dr. Robert Gorter, MD, PhD
Medical Center Cologne (MCC)
Sachenring 83, 50677
Koln, Germany
Phone: 49 221 788030

Naturopathy

Dr. Neil McKinney, BSc, RAc, ND is a naturopathic physician in Victoria, with a practice focus on cancer care. He has been a cancer medical researcher, and is a professor of oncology and naturopathic medicine, and author of Naturally There's Hope.
Vital Victoria Naturopathic Centre
Ste 125 - 1555 McKenzie Ave
Victoria, BC V8N 1A4
Phone: 250-386-3534
Fax: 250-386-3500
Toll-free: 1-888-722-6401
Naturally There's Hope

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Nutrition

Sally Errey, RNCP is a registered nutritional consultant and an acclaimed speaker on optimum health and longevity through healthy nutrition and lifestyle choices. Her company, Simple Nutrition Solutions, provides consulting services for people seeking to manage and prevent illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, and cancer. Sally also provides services at the Centre for Integrated Healing, a Canadian national model for providing complementary care and alternative options for those living with cancer.

Nutrition counselling is also available at the
BC Cancer Agency Patient and Family Counselling Services
Phone: 250-519-5525 (Victoria)

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Proton Therapy

Loma Linda University Proton Treatment Center

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Radiation Therapy

BC Cancer Agency
Phone: 250-519-5500 (Victoria)
Toll free: 800-670-3322

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MENTAL

Art Therapy

BC Cancer Agency Patient and Family Counselling
Phone: 250-595-5525 (Victoria)

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Counselling

BC Cancer Agency Patient and Family Counselling
Phone: 250-595-5525 (Victoria)

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Hypnotherapy

Heather Thibodeau RN, CHt is a retired nurse and certified hypnotherapist with the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association. Hypnotherapy benefits people who are living with a cancer diagnosis, or who are undergoing treatment by aiding in pain control, relaxation, sleep, exploration of spiritual issues and setting positive, healing intentions for each individual's best possible outcome. Heather offers a complimentary consultation to further explain the benefits of using hypnosis as a natural tool for change.

Cordova Bay Hypnotherapy
Heather Thibodeau C.Ht.
Phone: 250-658-4518 (Victoria)
E-mail: [email protected]

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SPIRITUAL

Reiki

Lynda McKinney, reiki master
Phone: 250-386-3534

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Spiritual Counselling

Thomas Dawson, CHt is a certified clinical hypnotherapist, a transpersonal hypnotherapist, and a hypnotherapy instructor at Meridian Institute in Duncan, BC. He is also a certified life-between-lives therapist (trained by Dr. Michael Newton, author of Journey of Souls and Destiny of Souls), and a member of the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists. Other personal studies have included: spiritual truth and wisdom, the universal laws of cause and effect, the mind/body connection, Chi Lel qi gong, yoga, nutrition, exercise/stretching, quantum physics, and the language of hyperspace. He has also completed many years of study regarding what cancer truly is and how people can fully regain their health by simple and natural means. He is also a writer, artist, musician, composer, and a certified palm reader.
P.O. Box 753
Duncan, BC V9L 3Y1
Phone: 250-748-3513

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Yoga

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