Meet the Practitioners

Our Wellness Center

Our office is Nature’s Touch Healing Center, a busy integrated clinic that offers acupuncture, facial rejuvenation, Chinese herbs, counseling, guided imagery and hypnotherapy, massage, nutritional counseling and aromatherapy.

Our Practitioners

Cindy Conlin, L.Ac.

cindy2Cindy Conlin, Licensed Acupuncturist, offers Acupuncture, Electric Stimulation Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs, Tui Na Massage, Cupping, Moxibustion, Gua Sha, and Medical Essential Oil Therapy.   She also offers lifestyle and nutritional recommendations to aid in the healing process.

Cindy graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA with a Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine. She is board certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology and holds a Diplomate in both, from the NCCAOM. She completed an internship working with Survivors of Torture and has worked with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety. She has done extensive continuing education specializing in pain management.

Cindy was born and raised in San Diego, CA. She moved to Oregon after graduation in 2004. She and her husband live in the woods, on the Sandy river with two dogs and and two cats.

Monica Mathews, L.Ac.

IMG_0011Monica Mathews, Licensed Acupuncturist, graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) in San Diego with Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine. While attending PCOM, she completed acupuncture internships in hospice care, clinical care for the homeless, and treatment of orthopedic injury. She has studied traditional Chinese medicine in China, worked as a cruise line acupuncturist and educational lecturer, and has been in practice as a licensed acupuncturist since 2005.

Monica’s goal is to assist her patients’ return to good health through skillfully and gently applied acupuncture.

In addition to her interest in acupuncture for pain and stress management, Monica holds special interest and experience in cosmetic acupuncture treatments for facial rejuvenation.

In her free time, Monica maintains a healthful balance by practicing Tai Chi, and by taking family hikes along Portland’s woodland trails.