Yumi is a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and a Registered Acupuncturist. She is also licensed in Five Elements Acupressure, Thai Yoga Massage, Foot Reflexology and Yoga Instructor.
She graduated from Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Academy with Honours in Toronto. After she became a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner, she sought further training under Dr. Suzanne Robidoux to learn Classical Chinese Herbal Medicine (Jing Fang) and Classical Acupuncture techniques, which she found the most practical and effective.
Prior to her Chinese Medicine study, she obtained a Master’s degree in Pacific and Asian Studies at the University of Victoria in Victoria BC, and learned the social equality and inequality in Modern China. After graduation, she worked at a research company for several years. In her free time, she enjoys studying Classic Chinese philosophies of Lao Zi, Confucius, and Mencius.