Living Well Integrative Health Center

2176 Windsor Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. (902) 406-1500

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New Years Updates 2016

January 25, 2016

Hello and Happy New Year!

A new year has brought many new positive changes and we want to let you know. A winter newsletter will soon be published and detail what our practitioners are currently diving into this 2016. In the meantime a few teasers...

Living Well and Dr. Patriquin welcome Angi…

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Living Well now offering Nutritional Counselling: Welcome Erin MacRae

October 21, 2015

Erin MacRae is a Registered Dietitian with a Masters of Science in Applied Human Nutrition (Dietetics) from Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU). She is a course instructor in the nutrition department at MSVU and has eight years experience working as a personal trainer. 

Erin's profession…

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Welcome Jeannie Mundle, Registered Massage Therapist To Living Well

June 1, 2015

Jeannie Mundle earned her diploma, with honours, in 2001 from ICT Northumberland College School of Massage Therapy in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  She has over 14 years experience practicing with the following modalities: Swedish Massage, Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD), Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue M…

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Osteopathy at Living Well with Julie d'Entremont

June 1, 2015


Congratulations Julie d'Entremont 

After 5 years of hard work, passion, commitment and dedication Julie D'entremont has graduated from the Canadian College of Osteopathy. 

Julie has achieved this while working as an RMT, parenting and living fully! She uses clients innate knowledge alo…

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Living Well Welcomes Pamela Rubin, Certified Counsellor

February 4, 2015

I have the pleasure to welcome Pamela Rubin to Living Well. Please take a moment to read below about what services and supports she can offer you. 

"All of us have the inner resources we need for a meaningful, positive life. It’s just a matter of unlocking our strengths! Using proven techniques,…

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Promoting Integrative Care Model to family Doctors, Dalhousie Family Medicine Conference 2014

January 27, 2015

Christmas Fundraiser

December 11, 2014

RC is a 43 year old man with Polycyctic Kidney Disease. He has suffered from a young age and lost his father to the same disease. The 2 children he is a single father to also have the disease. Recently his illness progressed and he had to have a kidney removed. He came to me 3 weeks later asking me …

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On Mindfulness

October 20, 2014

Mindfulness is the practice of paying attention on purpose to the present moment without judgement. Cultivating a mindful practice is one way that we can really help ourselves learn to listen to what we need emotionally, physically and intellectually.

If we are able to see ourselves accurately we wo…

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Our Physiotherapist Robin Stamm on Summer...

August 3, 2014

On Giving Oneself Up to Play

By: Robin Stamm MPT


Along with glorious summer days comes the regular laughter of children playing in the neighbourhood and at outdoor swimming pools - dancing, shrieking, and moving with complete abandon and limitless energy. Where does all of this energy and cur…

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Spring News

May 22, 2014

Hello everyone and Happy Spring! Things are budding and blooming and it's lovely to see the transformation. Living Well is also transforming. We welcome Dr. Alaina Gair doctor of naturopathic medicine. See our Spring newsletter for her bio and much more about our practitioners and the programs and s…

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Living Well Welcomes Physiotherapist Robin Stamm

February 12, 2014
Robin Stamm completed her Master of Physical Therapy at the University of Saskatchewan. Thereafter, she received certification in Structural Integration through Tom Myers' Kinesis Myofascial Integration (KMI) school in Maine.

Prior to entering the medical world through the door of rehabilitat…

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January 7, 2014

An optimist sees the glass half full. The pessimist sees the same glass half empty. They are both right so why is one better than the other? Optimism heavily influences physical and mental health. The optimist will live a happier and longer life and research supports this. An optimistic outlook has …

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Dr. Shauna Archibald Practice Relocation

November 23, 2013

Dr. Shauna Archibald has moved her practice to 5991 Spring Garden Road Suite 500. We are sad to see her go but understand her commitment to her passion for the practice of obstetrics. It is good to be true to your path. Dr. Patriquin and Dr. Archibald maintain a strong collaborative relationship.  P…

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Food Fundraiser

October 22, 2013

Dr. Patriquin is currently seeking food or grocery card donations for a patient from Uganda who is in need of food for herself, her 6 month and 3 year old children. I can't think of a better way to embrace this family than to show we care by helping her nourish herself and her children who depend so…

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New Reception

October 22, 2013

Living Well is sad to see our old reception staff move on for bigger opportunities but wish Christine and Jennifer the best in their new jobs.

We are happy to announce the return of administrative staff Susan MacLean to the practice of Dr. Maria Patriquin. Susan comes from their prior practice with…

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Fall Newsletter

October 18, 2013

Our Fall 2013 Newsletter celebrates inspring people - our patients! Some of them have very graciously agreed to share their experiences and outlook in our One Year Anniversary issue of our Newsletter. Please read their inspiring stories.

Summer Newsletter

August 9, 2013

What a beautiful summer we are having! Please take a moment to have a look at our Summer Newsletter. Fall 2013 will mark our One Year Anniversary! We are currently accepting submissions for our anniversary issue from patients, health care providers and community groups interested in representing ide…

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Employment Opportunities: Come Join Our Team!

July 18, 2013

Receptionist and Physicians wanted and welcome... 

Living Well is currently seeking a part time or full time family physician to join our clinic. Overhead and rent are more than competitive for central Halifax and no percentage of your earnings are taken. This is a unique opportunity to join a dyn…

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Happy Spring

June 1, 2013

We our Spring off to a good start this year at Living Well with an intro from our Naturopathic Doctors who hosted some small group discussions, please see events. Keep your ears and eyes open for more of these future events as they are informative, interactive, fun and will help anyone interested in…

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Winter Newletter 2013

March 17, 2013

Albeit a little late (Spring is just around the corner), the Winter newsletter for Living Well is now available. Check out our first publication highlighting information on seasonal health related topics from our health care professionals! 

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