Recognizing that parents of special needs children have one the highest divorce rates, Lindsey Wells, ND was motivated to focus her medical career on keeping families together. After shadowing allopathic doctors and observing some of the challenges with limited disciplines and time spent with the patients, she knew there had to be another approach to care.
Katarzyna Podolska is a fourth-year naturopathic medical student at Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine - Boucher Campus. She shares her path to naturopathic medicine, how she balances life as a single mother and ND student, and advice for future students.
Dr. Ashleigh Lane, BSc, ND is a clinic supervisor with a focus on Women's Health at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine - Boucher Campus. She shares her path to naturopathic medicine and advice for future ND students.
Join us as we share the stories of NDs who have successfully balanced naturopathic medical school as parents. Learn why they chose to pursue a career in naturopathic medicine, the challenges they faced, how they found work/life balance, and their advice for future students.
Elizabeth Rice, ND is an assistant professor at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM). Dr. Rice teaches Hahnemannian homeopathy and is a visionary of online education at SCNM. She shares her path to naturopathic medicine, focus on mental health and self-care, and advice for future ND students.
Courtney Middleton is a third-year naturopathic medical student at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. She shares her path to naturopathic medicine, how she balances life as a mother and ND student, and advice for future students.
Jamine Blesoff, ND is an Instructor in the Clinical Sciences department for the Doctor of Chiropractic and Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine programs at National University of Health Sciences (NUHS). Dr. Blesoff specializes in preventative care for pediatrics and women's health.
Ryan Welage is a first-year naturopathic and chiropractic medical student at National University of Health Sciences (NUHS). Originally from Greensburg, Indiana, Ryan has an undergraduate degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in exercise science from Xavier University and is a former Division One athlete.