Meet our Professional and Caring Practitioners
Anthony Cerabino, B.M., LMT, M.S., L.Ac
Licensed Acupuncturist, Medical Massage Therapist, NAET Practitioner, Nutritional Counselor
Introducing Anthony Cerabino, the Founder of Healthcare Wellness Center. Anthony is a dedicated practitioner with a passion for holistic healing and helping others achieve optimal well-being. Holding a Master of Science Degree in Acupuncture (Board Certified) and a Massage Therapy Diploma, Anthony brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his practice.
With a focus on musculoskeletal injuries, Anthony specializes in employing various soft-tissue healing techniques and stretching routines to assist individuals in their recovery journey. He has garnered numerous success stories in addressing joint inflammation, muscle spasms, frozen-joint syndromes, and sports injuries. Furthermore, Anthony’s expertise extends to addressing migraines and systemic issues related to digestion, respiration, and emotional imbalances.
As a certified NAET practitioner, Anthony utilizes Nambudripad’s Allergy Elimination Techniques, a non-medication Acupressure or Acupuncture technique that reprograms the nervous system to overcome allergy symptoms. This integrative approach underscores his belief in the power of combining Acupuncture/Acupressure and Massage Therapy with Essential Oils, Breathwork, Therapeutic Stretching, Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation, and Eastern/Western Nutritional/Dietary advice for comprehensive wellness.
Beyond his professional endeavors, Anthony is an avid musician, adding a creative and expressive dimension to his life. With his attentive and compassionate nature, he places great importance on listening closely to his patient’s individual concerns, ensuring that their unique needs are understood and addressed.
With a commitment to providing personalized and integrative care, Anthony Cerabino is dedicated to supporting individuals on their journey toward improved health and a harmonious balance of mind, body, and spirit.
Irma Callahan, LMT, BPS, M.S., L. Ac
Irma graduated from the New York College of Health Professions with degrees in Bachelors in Massage Therapy, Masters in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture. After graduation she worked at the college as Director of the Massage Therapy Clinic as well as being a professor of Massage Therapy. During her years at the New York College Irma also taught the Physical Arts of Tai Chi, Qi Gong and Yoga as well as offering continuing education courses and certifications in Massage Therapy in specialties such as Infant Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Hot Stone Massage and Hospital-based Massage Therapy.
Irma’s focus is on providing her patients with individualized and comprehensive care. In addition, she has a strong focus on prevention and guides her patients in the maintenance of good health despite the many demands and challenges of a busy lifestyle. More than just treating pain and diseases, Irma promotes preventative health, wellness, and patient empowerment. She is wholeheartedly committed to helping people feel their best and thoroughly enjoys her work.
April Anderson L.Ac, LMT
April started her holistic medicine journey when she attended and graduated from the massage therapy program at NY College of Wholistic Health and Research in 2001. She continued her education at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA. earning her Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine in 2006. While a student at PCOM, she volunteered in the acupuncture and massage therapy tent at the Standdown San Diego events. This annual, weekend long event offers resources and services to homeless and at-risk veterans. After graduation, she attended a study tour in Chengdu, China, at the Chengdu Traditional Chinese Medicine University Hospital. Upon moving back to Long Island, April practiced acupuncture and massage therapy while returning to school to earn a BA in Biology and BS in Environmental Science in 2012. She then taught in the public school system as a high school biology teacher in the 15:1:1 setting for nine years before returning to treating patients. April has a keen interest for treating musculoskeletal disorders, GI disorders, and stress management. When she is not studying or treating, April enjoys camping/hiking, dancing, and spending time with her family.
Andrea Moss, L.Ac., M.S.,B.S.
Andrea’s passion for holistic health was ignited 25 years ago by a healing experience through Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. She earned an Associate’s Degree in Culinary Arts from Pennsylvania Culinary Institute with a focus on nutrition. Her education continued with a Bachelors Degree in Health Sciences and Master’s Degree in Acupuncture from the New York College of Health Professions. She is certified in Japanese Style Acupuncture and has studied Chinese herbal medicine. Andrea worked as Wholistic Chef for 10 years in preschools and fine dining establishments. In 2012, Andrea and her husband Jason started a business teaching holistic cooking skills at libraries and in home lessons for children and adults with disabilities/special needs. Andrea’s keen interest with Japanese Style Acupuncture allows her to provide gentle and effective treatments for needle shy patients of all ages. She loves to treat women during all aspects of pregnancy, as well as children and adults with stress, grief, and musculoskeletal disorders. Andrea is always working on a new “food as medicine” recipe when not treating patients.
Willow Helmkamp L.Ac., M.S.,B.S.
Willow attended New York College of Health Professions, where she received a Bachelors degree of Professional Studies, and a Master of Science degree in Health Sciences/ Acupuncture.
Willow provides a compassionate and gentle approach towards each treatment. She enjoys creating a comfortable, secure, and tranquil space to decompress and allow growth within oneself. Her specialty is focusing on the patient’s mental health and emotional well-being, as well as helping people attain optimal physical health.
She aspires to become a Reiki practitioner and incorporate the style of Japanese energy healing into her scope of practice.
Carol Palmer, LMT, M.S., L.Ac, OM
Licensed Acupuncturist, Medical Massage Therapist, NAET Allergy Elimination Practitioner, Trigger Point Release Practitioner, Electro-Acupuncture Medicine
Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine for The New York College of Health Profession in the study of Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. Carol also received her Diploma of Massage from the New York College. Carol is a NAET practitioner and certified in Trigger Point Release and Electro Acupuncture. Carol brings over 20 years of experience in the Healthcare field to her treatment; with quality and care.
Our Associate Practitioners
Ciara is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner certified through the Nutritional Therapy Association.
She is the founder of ORA Nutrition & Wellness where she provides a holistic, individualized approach to health. At ORA, Ciara addresses the root causes of poor health and corrects nutritional imbalances to achieve optimal wellness. Previously, Ciara earned her Juris Doctor from McGeorge School of Law located in Sacramento, California.
After her mother was diagnosed with Stage 4 Lung Cancer and tragically passed away, Ciara found power in knowing that food itself is medicine. She made it her mission to empower and educate her clients to recognize that a whole-food, nutrient-dense diet provides the ultimate foundation leading to optimal health. Ciara currently practices on Long Island, NYC, and serves distant clients worldwide.
Nicholas Yasinosky, ISSA CFT
Nick is an ISSA Certified Fitness Professional that has been in the industry for 20 years. Fitness has always been his passion, and he enjoys sharing that passion with others so they can reach their fitness and lifestyle goals. He truly believes in the complete balance of mind and body in order to achieve these realizations. Nick practices the “not one size fits all” approach in his training technique, style and philosophy. This is what makes him unique. He has a broad spectrum of specializations including one-on-one training, stretching, nutritional guidance, and the overall well-being of the individual.
Kate Finnick , N.D., M.S.
Kate Finnick has a Doctor of Naturopathy and Master of Science in Clinical Counseling. She is a Certified Reiki Master and is trained in the use of essential oils for health and well-being.
Kate began her practice as a mental health therapist; however, she soon realized that when we pay attention to creating balance in ourselves (body, mind and soul), we are able to experience our lives fully and thrive instead of merely surviving day-to-day. She returned to school to study natural health and since 2005 has made the focus of her practice helping individuals live their best lives in natural wellness.
Offering services in Reiki, essential oils and assisting in developing personalized wellness plans, Kate assists her clients in experiencing improvements in many aspects of their lives including increased relaxation, stronger immune systems, pain reduction, better clarity and focus/concentration and emotional grounding. She has presented seminars locally for the general public and has provided trainings for professionals in the medical and education fields.
Kate has witnessed with herself, her family and her clients, the benefits of Reiki and natural health. She is dedicated to empowering others to live their best lives…naturally!
Adjunct Professor Suffolk Community College
Certified Spiritual Director And Owner Of Long Island Center For Yoga In Babylon, NY.
Ms. Morrison became certified in 1999 at the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health in the Berkshires of Massachusetts. She has studied under internationally known Yogi Amrit Desai in Salt Springs Florida at the Amrit Yoga Institute for the past decade. She is well established in the traditional lineage of Yoga dating back to centuries of yogic practice and philosophy of such venerable masters as Swami Sri Kripalvanandji or Babu-ji and Pandurang Vaijnath Shastri Athavale or Dada-ji as they are commonly known as in the Yoga world.