Modalities Offered

By the Moon practitioners support people of all ages and health conditions. We offer preventative health support as well as active healing support. Our practitioners collaborate with each other to provide our clients with a multi practitioner body, mind and spirit healing experience. Each of our practitioners will complete a thorough health history intake for a deep, thorough and compassionate journey.

Practitioner Bios
Ann Louise Hedger HRP, PNSW

Ann Louise is a Perinatal Support Worker and Certifying Holistic Reproductive Practitioner. She offers reflexology sessions, Reiki sessions and doula support.


 In addition to fertility, pregnancy, birth and postpartum support, Ann Louise is especially interested in peri-menopause and menopause as well as reflexology and Reiki for infants. 


Ann Louise also has plenty of experience offering postpartum support including night support as a Perinatal Support Worker.

Long distance Reiki sessions are available.

Carrie Taylor, Certified Consulting Hypnotist

Carrie is a Yoga Teacher, Consulting Hypnotist and HypnoBirthingTM instructor. Hypnosis and guided relaxation techniques are very effective at creating change by working on the level of the subconscious. Our clients love using hypnosis to help them with surrender, to process and heal grief, to support healthier lifestyle choices, and for greater relaxation and reduction of stress. 

Check our Classes and Events for upcoming HypnoBirthingTM class days and times.

Long distance hypnosis sessions are available.

Tamara Segal, Registered Herbalist

Tamara offers one on one herbal consultations as well as educational workshops to help our clients learn how local plants help support our body's physical, emotional, mental and even spiritual balance. Tamara makes tinctures, herbal vinegars, teas, infused oils and more with impressive effectiveness. We love that Tamara incorporates medical astrology into her client consultations to help our clients better understand their personal experiences, their strengths and challenges based on their personal astrological natal chart. 

Tamara often offers astrology and herbal workshops at By the Moon or in other locations in our community. 

Long distance herbal consultations are available.

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Julie Magee, RCRT, RYT

Julie is a Registered Canadian Reflexology Therapist and Yoga Teacher who offers Thai Yoga Reflexology Fusion sessions and conventional reflexology sessions at By the Moon. Thai Reflexology sessions are deeply relaxing, promote increased circulation, very deep relaxation, hormonal balance and holistic healing support. 

Julie sees clients at By the Moon in Belleville on Thursdays.

Shwetha Jayathirtha, RYT, Ayurvedic Indian Head Massage Practitioner

Shwetha grew up in India where Indian Head Massage was simply referred to as head massage and yoga was a part of her culture and life. Shwetha has spent her years in Canada appreciating these generous cultural offerings from a new perspective and brings an authenticity and deeper wisdom to her practices here.


Shwetha is also trained as a Breastfeeding Educator and Postpartum Doula with extensive knowledge into real postpartum support from her experiences offering it in a traditional way in her family. 

Shwetha's yoga classes are listed in our Classes and Events. Indian Head Massage appts are available on Thursdays.

Krystle Humphrey, MSW, Usui Reiki Practitioner

Krystle has a long career of experience offering social work. Krystle offers counselling for anyone who feels ready for emotional and mental support. Krystle is also keen to offer support for couples, infertility, male infertility, PTSD, grief support and more.


Krystle has completed her second degree of Usui Reiki with specialized additional training for fertility, pregnancy, birth, postpartum and loss. 

Long distance counselling or Reiki sessions are available.

Tamara George, Usui Reiki Practitioner

Tamara has completed her second degree of Usui Reiki with additional specialized training for fertility, pregnancy, birth, postpartum and loss support. Tamara is a trained doula and her personal experience includes being a gestational surrogate for another family. 

Long distance Reiki sessions are available. 

Anna Siwakoti, BSc, HRP 

Anna is a Holistic Reproductive Practitioner with her Bachelor of Science degree. Anna is one of By the Moon's doulas and also offers reflexology and Reiki sessions. Anna is our Prenatal Education Teacher and you can find days and times for upcoming Prenatal Education classes on our Classes and Events page. 

Long distance Reiki sessions are available.

Natalie Judd, Certified Doula, HRP

Natalie is a Certified Doula and is currently completing her studies as a Holistic Reproductive Practitioner. Natalie is a By the Moon doula who support our clients who give birth in Cobourg, Belleville and surrounding areas. 

Michelle Stroud, HRP Trainer

Michelle is a Holistic Reproductive Practitioner and HRP Trainer offering reflexology sessions, Reiki sessions and doula support. Michelle founded By the Moon and while she now spends some of her time training other practitioners locally and abroad, she still attends births and sees clients here in our community. You can find days and times for Fertility Yoga and Prenatal Yoga classes with Michelle on our Classes and Events page.  

Long distance Reiki sessions are available. 

Join Our Team

By the Moon is expanding and we would love to welcome practitioners to our healing space who are offering services that compliment what we already offer. There are certain services that we readily refer our clients to that our clients benefit from. If you offer one of the following services and you would like to learn more about opportunities to work as part of our team, please contact Michelle. Part time, full time, shared room or exclusive treatment room use are available. Compensation will reflect experience, training and existing client base. Opportunities for training are available. 

Registered Massage Therapist

Whether you have training and experience with prenatal massage and arvigo massage or just a willingness to learn, By the Moon is seeking an RMT who is passionate about fertility, pregnancy and postpartum care as well as other types of massage for our broad spectrum of clients.

Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist

We recognize the importance of pelvic floor balance for our clients as they prepare for pregnancy and birth. Our experience has confirmed that pelvic floor support does impact birth outcomes for our clients. 

Prenatal Chiropractor

In addition to pelvic floor physiotherapy, chiropractic care for our clients has a noticeable affect on not only physical comfort during pregnancy and birth but also the duration of birth and birth outcomes. Webster technique and significant experience with prenatal bodies is a prerequisite.

Lactation Consultant

Providing in clinic and in home support to Belleville and surrounding communities. 

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