Our Practitioners

 
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Aditi Loveridge, pregnancy & infant loss coach

Aditi Loveridge (she/her) is a Certified Life Coach, Mindfulness Meditation Teacher and owner of Pregnancy Loss Healing (www.pregnancylosshealing.com). Aditi supports people in their journeys after pregnancy or infant loss. Her work includes supporting those who have recently experienced loss, are trying to conceive after loss of any kind (pregnancy/infant loss, failed IVF, loss through surogacy, missed adoption), pregnant again after loss and those still struggling after the birth of their baby.

Aditi helps people who have experienced loss to reconnect with trust (and love) so that they can step beyond anxiety and fear.

Before working as a Certified Coach, Aditi had a successful career as a Social Worker in women's sexual health. Aditi now draws on her Social Work, Mindfulness and Coaching skills to help people connect with their present moment experiences so that they can engage wholeheartedly in their lives.


cory burdock, yoga

Cory (she/her) believes in the power of safe spaces. She holds a Masters of Science in Nursing specializing in palliative care, works as a registered nurse in hospice, instructs yoga classes, and teaches yoga theory to aspiring teachers. She supports people in navigating their own stories of grief and loss. Her own pregnancy losses have lead her to the desire to combine all the things she loves to create a safe space to make friends with your body again.

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gemma smiddy, reflexologist

Gemma (she/her) is a Registered Canadian Reflexology Therapist (RCRT) & a fully-certified reflexology therapist with the Reflexology Association of Canada (RAC). She began studying reflexology in 2013 and was fascinated by how applying gentle pressure to specific reflex points on the feet, all body systems could be brought back into balance; effectively working together and supporting the natural healing process.

She has since studied further and specializes in Fertility and Reproductive Health. Here she works specifically with people who are trying to conceive naturally or with assisted-forms of conception.

Gemma's passion is to positively impact people’s well-being by helping to relieve stress, reduce tension, alleviate chronic pain and balance hormones through regular foot reflexology treatments.

When she’s not working you’ll find her walking her crazy dogs, hiking in the mountains, trying new restaurants or travelling.


dr. mandie gillette, acupuncture

Dr. Mandie (she/her) is a Registered Acupuncturist who is passionate about her work. Her dream is to be able to share Acupuncture with as many people as possible and show them what a beautiful, relaxing, and effective treatment it truly is. Her own fear of needles has helped her develop a very gentle needling technique which most patients find surprising and comforting, and best of all, helpful in their journey to health. 

Dr. Mandie has herself experienced pregnancy loss, and is truly excited that she is part of such a unique, caring, and accessible space for people to gain healing, wellbeing, and peace of mind. 

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madhura panchal, Energy Healing

Madhura is a certified Reiki Master, who has been practicing Energy Healing in Mumbai, Dubai and Calgary. 

Madhura offers Energy Healing, Guided Meditation and Workshops to support physical, mental, emotional and spiritual healing. Having survived through depression herself she believes that emotional chaos cannot be avoided but can be cleansed with LOVE.  She is passionate to connect with people who want to experience a new season of their life while embracing their past or present one. 

She is excited to be a part of the Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Centre which honors Self and Community Care.


Megan Gusdal, Acupuncture

Megan (she/her) is a Registered Acupuncturist specializing in safe inclusive care that recognizes physical and emotional health are inextricably linked. With a focus on navigating loss, grief, and trauma, she connects with clients to offer unconditional support and facilitate healing with treatments specific to individual needs and wants. She strives to create a compassionate space, full of hope, where all bodies are welcome.

Megan is deeply invested in the well being of her community and strongly believes in providing accessible and affordable holistic care. She is grateful to be a part of the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Centre offering respectful and affirming care.

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erin winters, psychic medium

Erin Winters is a spiritual healer that uses tarot cards to connect with guides and surrounding energy. She uses her gifts to help her clients gain clarity and also provides them with guidance and reassurance.

Erin has been an integral part of the Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Centre from the beginning. She is very excited to be offering her energetic channeling to this commlunity.