Tamara Derman

L.Ac., Dipl.OM, RN, DTR

Tamara is an NCCAOM certified, licensed acupuncturist and Chinese herbologist. In her private practice at Innergate Therapeutics in Evanston, she combines Chinese medicine with Shiatsu and Reiki into an effective blend of holistic healing.

Tamara is well informed in western medicine and seeks to further the integration of Eastern and Allopathic medical traditions. She is an RN experienced in psychiatric nursing.

A graduate of the Ohashi Institute, she also holds a Masters degree in Dance Movement Therapy from Columbia College. Dance, movement, and music nuture her creative spirit. Combining diet and lifestyle counseling with an interest in the slow food movement, deep breaths and meditation, she is following her path promoting health and happiness for her fellow earthlings.