Dr. Johnson supervises student clinicians in Team Care at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, and she is associate dean for clinical education and a clinical associate professor in the Bastyr University School of Naturopathic Medicine.
Dr. Johnson's clinical interests include women’s health, naturopathic gynecology, preconception care and counseling, hormone balance and thyroid health.
Dr. Johnson spends time educating her patients about their bodies, the reasons for illness and ways to improve their health. She encourages her patients to be actively involved in their own health care. Her greatest hope is that patients will feel empowered to make positive changes.
Since receiving her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree in 2002, Dr. Johnson has been involved in direct patient care both in private practice and in teaching clinics. She offers care in general medicine with a specialty in comprehensive women’s health care. Offering care for women of all ages, she provides nutritional advice including weight management, treatment for hormonal and thyroid imbalances, and preconception care and management of pregnancy complaints.
Dr. Johnson was previously the associate dean for clinical affairs and an assistant clinical professor at the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She has supervised in a naturopathic teaching clinic for the past eight years.
- Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon, in 2002
- BA in health sciences from The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, in 1996
- Member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians