More About Su
Su is certified as an ABT, Asian Bodywork Therapist, since 1998 by the AOBTA: American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia.
She has practiced for 18 years in Jamaica Plain and formerly at Tapestry Complementary Health Care, Cambridge Health Associates and The Charles River School of Shiatsu.
Memberships: AOBTA: American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia, Northeast Herbalist Guild, United Plant Savers, JP Local First, Paul Gore Community Garden, private Jamaica Plain community meditation group
Teaching and Presentations:
Boston Food Forest Coalition at the Boston Audubon Nature Center 2016-2019, Herbstalk 2013-2019, Cambridge Naturals, Tufts University Student Health Organization, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Egleston Farmer’s Market, Brookline Adult Education, Beth Israel Hospital, VNA Quincy Hospital
Training & Education:
New England Center for Oriental Bodywork 1998
Director Cindy Banker, MA, Dipl. ABT, CI Five Element Shiatsu, Brookline, MA
Herbal Foundations Apprenticeship & Advanced Herbal Apprenticeship 2011 & 2012
Boston School of Herbal Studies, Arlington, MA
Madelon Hope, Tommy Priester, Melanie Rose Flach,
The Science and Art of Herbalism 2007
Rosemary Gladstar’s home study program
supervised by Nancy Phillips
Foundations in Herbs Apprenticeship 2004
Heartsong Farm, Nancy Phillips, Groveton, NH
New England Women's Herbal Conference
20 years of trainings with herbalist and healers such as Rocio Alarcon, Rosita Arvigo, Pam Montgomery, Kate Gilday, Susun Weed, Grandmother Flor de Mayo, Phyllis Light and many more.
Private group study with Kurt Leland,
Spiritual Development Class 2008-2012
Tai Chi and Qi Gong
Yang’s Martial Arts and Brookline Tai Chi 1990-2002
BFA, Massachusetts College of Art 1984