COO Malcolm Youngren and Sarah Weintraub, Faculty, Featured in Massage Magazine Article on Opportunities in Contact Tracing for Massage Therapists

July 9, 2020 Pacific College COO Malcolm Youngren and Sarah Weintraub, RN, CPN, a nurse who teaches in the new Contact Tracing Certification course at Pacific College, were both featured in a recent article in Massage Magazine. Many massage therapists possess attributes and education that can be useful in contact tracing, such as education in …

Ministry of Hemp Podcast Features Faculty Member Eloise Theisen – “A Nurse That Prescribes Cannabis: Treating Hemp As Medicine”

Published: July 2, 2020 Eloise Theisen, one of Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis program expert faculty members and President of the American Nurses Cannabis Association, was recently featured on the Ministry of Hemp’s podcast as part of their “Women in Hemp” series.  “A Nurse That Prescribes Cannabis: Treating Hemp As Medicine” covers everything from building a cannabis …

Healthline Magazine Cites PCHS Dr. Carey S. Clark on Cannabis and Lung Health

Published: June 8, 2020 By: Pacific College Healthline magazine examined “bong lung” and other ailments attributed to heavy cannabis use. Dr. Carey S. Clark, the Chair of Medical Cannabis Certificate Program at Pacific College was asked her professional opinion on this subject and irreversable lung damage from cannabis usage. While smoking tobacco has been found …

Learning Solutions Magazine Cites PCHS Dr. Leena S. Guptha, DO, MBA

Published: June 8, 2020 By: Pacific College There are many occupations that involve development of manual skills as critical elements of their practice. These can present a major challenge when teaching employees and students during a time when social distancing is required and when travel is limited. One example would be massage therapy. Learning Solutions …

American Cannabis Nurses Association Cites PCHS Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC

Published: May 21, 2020 By: Pacific College Eloise Theisen is one of Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis program expert faculty members. She is a board certified Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner who specializes in cannabis therapy. For over 20 years, Eloise has worked primarily with cancer, dementia and chronic pain patients. In the last 6 years, Eloise …

Cannabis Blog Cites PCHS’s Eloise Theisen for Effects of Cannabis on Exercise

Published: May 13, 2020 By Pacific College Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC answers questions from this cannabis blog’s readers about the health benefits of various CBD products on the market. And with everyone trying to exercise at home during self-isolated, Eloise answers inquiries about CBD and working out. Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, Pacific College …

Men’s Magazine Cites NY Director of Massage Therapy Kiera Nagle on Self-Massage

Published: May 13, 2020 By Pacific College In terms of specific massage techniques you can apply to yourself, Kiera Nagle, MA, LMT, CPMT has a few recommendations. “Start by taking a few deep breaths to switch gears from everything else you’re doing, maybe placing a hand on your heart and your belly just to set …

Good Housekeeping Cites NY Director of Massage Therapy Kiera Nagle On Stress Reduction

Published: May 1, 2020 By Pacific College What can we to do to relieve stress, especially if we’re stuck inside? Because not to stress you out further, but both chronic and acute stress can have negative impacts on our health, and can lead us to engage in less-than-wise escapist habits. But which stress-relief activity will …