is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It's a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own darkness well can we be present with the darkness of others. Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.
The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
Healer • Teacher • Author
Dr. Catherine Lumenello is a Classical Chinese Medicine practitioner, Qigong and Feng Shui Master, both nationally board-certified and licensed to practice Acupuncture since 2005. As a Doctor of Acupuncture with a focus in Integrative Medicine, Catherine most enjoys working with emotional stress and trauma recovery, chronic pain, digestion, autoimmune concerns, and reproductive health. By integrating western and eastern medicine concepts, her 'whole life' holistic healing approach encourages long-term wellness.
Catherine teaches weekly Qigong classes, lectures on Chinese Medicine topics nationwide, and is the author-illustrator of Gender & Sexuality in Chinese Medicine (2020). Outside the office Catherine enjoys laughing with her daughter, snuggles with the family dog, and being on her motorcycle taking advantage of Vermont's twisty roads as often as the weather permits.
I wish I had a little Catherine I could put in my pocket and take everywhere with me.
~ GG: menstrual regulation
Catherine encourages blending Eastern and Western medicine for chronic medical concerns - getting the best of both worlds to truly and effectively achieve healing for the mind, body and spirit. Catherine is the best!
~ JG: stress & digestion
Catherine saved our daughter's life, pulling her back from the brink of death. God works through her, and we are all blessed for it.
~ MS & DP: post-surgery complications
Catherine is a Healing Angel.
~ JB: HIV management
Thank you Catherine, for being such a extraordinary Teacher, Guide, Healer, and Friend.
~ CE: thyroid & immune system