About Carla

carla_beachCarla has been an OB/Gyn PA (Physician Assistant) for the past 18 years. She started her career delivering babies on the busy labor and delivery floor of New York Hospital Queens. From there, she developed a practice in Holistic Gynecology at the Continuum Center for Health and Healing, an Integrative Medical Center in New York City. In 2004, she created her holistic healing business, Natural Healing for WomenLLC, in order to help women heal using natural remedies, as well as by examining and releasing the underlying emotional, psycho-spiritual and energetic aspects of their health ailments. She currently supports women in their pursuit of health through individual and group healing programs.

Carla has studied herbalism with some of the most renowned western herbalists including Kate Gilday, Matthew Wood and William LeSassier; and Flower Essence Therapy with David Dalton, Steve Johnson and Jane Bell. She has been certified in the Arivgo techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy by Rosita Arvigo, and has been practicing this form of bodywork since 2000.

Carla has sat on the board of directors of the Fertility Awareness Center. She has lectured extensively about women’s health issues and natural healing, and has been heard on the Sirius Radio show, “At the Center” as well as on the Pacifica Radio show, “Healthstyles”. She has made several appearances on television, including PBS’s, “Healing Quest” and “Get Fresh with Sara Snow.” Carla currently lives in Northampton, MA with her husband and son.