Dr. Dougherty and Dr. Brady treat adults, kids, and families in a warm, caring, home-like setting, and we take the time to get to know you and understand your unique situation and needs.
DR. IRENE DOUGHERTY, D.O.M., M.Ac., L.Ac., Dipl.Ac., LDHS
DR. IRENE DOUGHERTY, Doctor of Oriental Medicine
is a Certified Chinese Herbal Medicine Doctor
and earned a Master's of
Acupuncture (M.Ac) from the Maryland
University of Integrative Health in Laurel, Maryland. She is
a certified Diplomate of Acupuncture (Dipl. Ac.), a considerable achievement awarded by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), and is a Licensed Acupuncturist (l.Ac.) in
states including New Mexico, Iowa, Minnesota, Maryland.
CERTIFIED ACUPUNCTURE SPECIALTIES: Dr. Dougherty practices FIVE ELEMENT ACUPUNCTURE, and has over ten years of post-graduate education, academic and professional certificates. She is also New Mexico's only certified GOLD practitioner of the late Dr. Richard Tan's BALANCE METHOD OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR INSTANT RESULTS (see Patient Reviews for results of Five Element and Balance Method Acupuncture).
CERTIFIED DIGESTIVE HEALTH SPECIALIST: HeartLight Wellness's Dr. Irene Dougherty, is also a distinguished graduate in the of the Loomis Food Enzyme Institute and is a certified Loomis Digestive Health Specialist (LDHS).
CERTIFIED ALLERGIST: Dr Dougherty is Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico's premier Allergist using NAET Allergy Elimination Techniques
INTEGRATED TREATMENT APPROACH: Dr. Dougherty now partners with her husband, Dr. John Brady, Ph.D., C.Ht., CCMP., to integrate acupuncture, allergy elimination, digestive healing, and therapeutic relaxation for all their patients.
DR. JOHN A. BRADY, Ph.D., C.Ht., CCMC
CERTIFIED MEDICAL HYPNOTHERAPIST: Dr. Brady is a Certified Medical/Dental Hypnotherapist (C.Ht.) by the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association and one of the few accredited practitioners of therapeutic relaxation in Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico.
CERTIFIED MASTER LIFE COACH: Dr. Brady is also
Certified Master Life Coach (C.MLc.) who assists patients and clients with their
self-improvement, interpersonal communication, and
relationships. In a career spanning over thirty-five years, he has been a trusted counselor to thousands of clients, including many of America's top Chief Executives and individuals seeking meaningful change in their lives and relationships.
Dr. Brady is a popular speaker and the author of several books including Danger or Opportunity: The Greatest Little Book Transformation Book You’ll Ever Read, The Tao of a Leader, Communicating for Change, Moving Beyond the Barriers to Change, Culture Shift. John has also collaborated with many authors and renowned speakers such as Stephen Covey, Robert W. Terry, Kenneth Blanchard Ph.D., Spencer Johnson M.D., Lawrence M. Miller, John Naisbitt, Denis Waitley, Larry Senn, Ph.D., John R. Childress, and others in the development of their material.
HeartLight Wellness is a fee-for-service healthcare provider. We accept cash, debit card, and credit card payments. Payment is due at time of visit. Missed appointments without 24-hour notice are automatically charged $50.
Insurance - HeartLight Wellness provides patients with insurance documentation that they may submit to their insurance carriers or health plans for reimbursement. We accept cash, debit and credit cards but do not process insurance claim paperwork