About Us

Patty Shipley

Patty Shipley, RN, Traditional Naturopath, Herbalist, has been practicing in the Columbus, OH area since 1999. In 2002 she earned her naturopathic degree from Trinity College of Natural Health, and in 2011, she earned her RN degree from Columbus State Community College. She has also completed additional coursework in nutrition. Patty discovered natural health as she worked to recover from her own health challenges, which included migraines, clinical depression, severe asthma and a chronic skin condition.

Francie Silverman

Francie Silverman, Masters of Science in Nutrition, is a certified lifestyle educator and has been a wellness coach since 2005 in New York City and Columbus. She earned a Master’s Degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. Francie is certified through Metagenics in First-Line Therapy, a plan designed for those with concerns about obesity, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, metabolic syndrome, Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and other conditions related to aging, inflammation or degeneration. Lifestyle choices play an important role in these common issues and many others.

Emily Bailey

Emily Bailey is a registered, licensed and board certified specialist in sports dietetics and certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She has specialized in performance/sports nutrition, eating disorders, and auto-immunity since 2003. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Saint Louis University in 2002 and post-graduate Commission on Dietetic Registered Internship in 2003. Prevention is a passion and she believes in a non-diet approach to nourish body, mind and emotions. Her approach is to help each client individualize their food and fitness plans to meet their health goals.

Bob Wood, RPh, Bioidentical Hormone Specialist

Bob Wood, RPh, has been compounding for over 20 years and consulting on bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) since 1996. He works closely with physicians, psychologists, sex therapists, nutritionists and other providers to conservatively and safely treat hormone imbalances while being mindful of overall health and risk factors.

Amy Timmerman, RN, BSN, Laser Allergy Practitioner

Amy Timmerman, RN, BSN provides laser allergy treatment to patients seeking relief from allergic symptoms related to the environment, pets, food, and other imbalances causing inflammation in the body. The past 5 years she has worked closely with Bob Wood, RPh, at Integrative Hormone Consulting as well as numerous physicians to provide their patients with bio-identical hormone replacement therapy. Preiously, Amy worked at Riverside Hospital in cardiology and vascular medicine. She graduated from Wright State University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. For more information on laser allergy elimination, see our Consultations page.

Rita Carnevale

Rita Carnevale is a licensed massage therapist and energy worker specializing in Illumination Emotional Clearing, Nurturing Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Reiki, Reflexology and Relaxation. She has been in the wholistic health field since 1980 and has trained with doctors and institutes throughout the country. A graduate of Dr. Scherer's Academy of Natural Healing in Santa Fe, and The Four Winds Healing the Light Body School, she brings a wealth of wisdom and experience and is honored to compassionately assist you on your journey of wellness. www.hersacredspace.com

Holly Wood

Holly Wood, MSW, LISW-S, is a Mental/Emotional Health Therapist who has practiced in the Columbus area for 30 years. Holly works with individuals, couples and families dealing with issues associated with Anxiety/Depression, Relationship/Marital/Divorce, Adolescent/Parenting, Disordered Eating/Eating Disorders, Women's Intimacy/Sexual, Chronic Illness/Hospice, Drug/Alcohol support and other issues needing resolution in order to have a healthier life. Holly's passion is to work with clients toward holistic healing - mind and emotions, body and spirit.