Dr. Jen Parsons is a licensed naturopathic doctor and experienced speaker based in Toronto’s thriving east end. She treats patients with anxiety, insomnia, skin conditions, hormonal conditions and digestive issues. The majority of her patients are experiencing a transition in their life, be it divorce, new job, new school, new diagnosis, etc. She helps patients break down these changes into digestible pieces and supports them every step of the way.
She practices with the understanding that you are an expert in what you are experiencing and she an expert in evidence-based integrative medicine.
Dr. Jen received her doctorate from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and in the course of her clinical internship she served disadvantaged communities at Queen West Community Health Centre and practiced in a mobile medical clinic with Naturopaths Without Boarders in Cap Hatien, Haiti. Prior to her naturopathic studies, Jennifer received her undergraduate degree from Mount Allison University.
She is a committed lifelong learner and the field of integrative medicine is always evolving. In between clinic days, you’ll find Dr. Jen reading up on the latest clinical research, attending local and international conferences and taking continuing education courses.
In her spare time, Dr. Jen enjoys hanging with her son and husband, cooking healthy meals for her family, practicing yoga and traveling.
Fun Facts: Jen can almost beat the world record for spoons on her face (still practicing). She has visited 48 countries in her life (so far). She’s also appeared in three music videos.